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    Sintra and Obidos Travel Guide

    What to do in Obidos Located on a hilltop within the Centro Region of western European nation, Obidos is encircled by an recent fortified wall. Within the eighth century the Moors established a fortification on high of the Hill. It absolutely was taken from the Moors by the first King of Portugal, Afonso Henriques, in 1148 and changed within the fourteenth century. Besides the wall, the brilliant medieval castle and historic center of Obidos conjure the city’s main attraction and might simply be walked. A labyrinth of slim, cobbled streets leads guests on busy squares, attractive cafes, quaint retailers, markets commerce native handicrafts, and painted homes spruced with colourful flowers.…