The princess who wouldn’t be queen

Few countries have a history as rich as Portugal’s, fewer even are home to such unique cultural traditions. The super-power of the XV and XVI centuries – thanks to the wealth brought by its maritime expeditions and conquests – Portugal erected some of the most magnificent palaces, churches and monasteries of Europe, and on its battlefields the destiny of Europe was once decided. On top of that, the Portuguese have the oldest nation-state in … Continue reading The princess who wouldn’t be queen