The mesmerizing colours of tropical fruits and vegetables in Roça São João de Angolares’s restaurant (roça = plantation) in the island of São Tomé. I was invited to dinner there by the most famous local chef, João Carlos Silva, who has a delicious cooking program on Portuguese TV
Tags: Roça São João Angolares São João Angolares São Tomé e Principe Southern São Tomé Chef João Carlos Silva Roça Plantation Tropical Fruits Tropical Vegetables Photo by André Pipa
A detail of Fortaleza de Sagres, which is located at the southern tip of the Sagres Peninsula in Algarve. This uniquely designed fortress protected the town from raiders from North Africa. It was from here that Henry the Navigator devised his 15th century expeditions to the uncharted seas around the western side of Africa, which heralded in the golden era of Portugal exploration.
Tags: Sagres Algarve Peninsula de Sagres Infante D. Henrique Henry the Navigator Portuguese Golden Era Portugueses Discoveries Escola Náutica de Sagres Portugal Sagres Fortress Fortaleza de Sagres Photo by André Pipa