Mary recently returned from a trip to Portugal where she visited Porto and the Lisbon area. Here's a collection of photos she shared with us.
Unfortunately, Lisbon’s Botanical Garden was closed for renovation!
Moorish Castle wall, Sintra
Irrigation trenching in the Jardim Serralves, Porto
Jardim Das Oliveiras, Porto
Heather and Taxus at Jardim Serralves, Porto
A wildly popular grassy slope compacted and worn bare by overuse, but the crowds continue to congregate on the dusty slopes every evening to watch the sun go down. Needs some landscape love!