Batalha, Portugal: Revered Monastery – Rick Steves' Europe Travel Guide – Travel Bite

Watch the full episode: The historic Monastery of Santa Maria in Batalha, Portugal, was built to celebrate a pivotal battle in 1385, when Portugal beat the mightier Spaniards. This monastery and its church, the symbol of Portugal’s national pride, were built by Portugal’s King John I. More information about travel to Portugal: #ricksteves #ricksteveseurope #portugal

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