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Cabo da Roca, Sintra, Portugal

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Cabo da Roca view

An intrepid tourist braves the wind on Continental Europe's westernmost wall.

Cabo da Roca monument

Two visitors from abroad pose by the monument at Cabo da Roca.

Cabo da Roca souvenir certificate

For a small fee, you can buy a dated, personalized certificate at the Cabo da Roca visitor center. The certificate confirms that you "have been to Cape Roca--Sintra, Portugal--the westernmost point in continental Europe 'where the land ends and the sea begins,' where there still reigns the spirit of Faith and Adventure which took the Portuguese caravels in search of new worlds for the world."

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Pena National Palace, Sintra
Lisbon, Portugal - Travel guide
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