S Bento de Avis

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

This monastery was the headquarters of the Order of Avis, the most powerful military order of Portugal, who settled here in 1214.

One of his Masters would be the King John I of Portugal, father of Prince Henry, the navigator.

(P) Este convento foi sede da Ordem de Avis, a mais poderosa ordem militar de Portugal, que aqui se instalou em 1214.

Um dos seus Mestres viria a ser o rei D. João I, pai do infante D. Henrique, o navegador..

Show more
Show less
Save Cancel Want to use bold, italic, links?

Comments (84)

Cluke on June 11, 2013

Amazing lighting and contrast against the dark skies. L&F



Cristiano Rossi on June 12, 2013

Very good capture, compliments. Like and best regards.

oliveiraisabel500@gm… on May 30, 2014

Parabéns! Lindas fotos

Людмила Гончарова on December 4, 2015

Очень красивая архитектура!

Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 5, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Filipunes
    • Camera: Canon EOS 20D
    • Taken on 2012/06/05 18:32:49
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/800)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/18.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash