Marvao, a village of barely 150 people, sits on a dazzling rock outcrop only about 800 feet wide, 1,700 feet long and 2,800 feet above the surrounding Sever River valley.
Marvao, a village of barely 150 people, sits on a dazzling rock outcrop only about 800 feet wide, 1,700 feet long and 2,800 feet above the surrounding Sever River valley. Jose Manuel Turismo de Portugal
Marvao, a village of barely 150 people, sits on a dazzling rock outcrop only about 800 feet wide, 1,700 feet long and 2,800 feet above the surrounding Sever River valley. Jose Manuel Turismo de Portugal

Portugal’s fortified towns were built high above valleys as lookouts for invaders

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