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  • Joyce E. Ritchie

    The 10th-century Guimarães Castle, a national symbol, is known as the "Cradle of Portugal".

  • André Belo

    Castelo de Guimarães 01

  • Kyle Z

    Guimaraes castle is probably the best known and mythical in Portugal as it represents the birth of the nation. In fact it is known as the “Cradle of the Nation” because it was here where D. Afonso Henriques was born and raised and where he planned the wars for the independence of the Portugal province during the 12th century, becoming the first Portuguese king.

  • Karen Bravo

    Castelo de Guimarães - O berço de Portugal

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