Looking down the Inverted Tower or Initiation well of Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra, Portugal. The owner wanted to develop the palace and its grounds as a gathering of symbols that would reflect his interests and ideologies.
Monserrate Palace, Sintra, Portugal is a beautiful century stately home. This extravagantly decorated palace blends Portuguese, Arabian and Indian architectural styles and is one of the most beautiful buildings in Sintra.
The “Chapel of Bones” was built by a (super weird) monk in the who decorated the building with the bones of an estimated of his fellow monks. If that’s not creepy enough, two bodies hang from the ceiling, and one them is a child.