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The city of Alcobaça became notable after the first king of Portugal, Afonso Henriques, decided to build a church to commemorate the Conquest of Santarém from the Moors in 1147. A few kilometers to the north of Alcobaça is the Monastery of Batalha, another gothic building constructed in memory of a…
The monastery of Alcobaça is so famous because of the love story of the King Fedro I and Ines. I’ve been there several years before, still impressed by its beauty and the story, I can still remember there is a word caved in their conffin “ until the end of world”.
Alcobaça owes its fame and development to the its majestic Monastery, the first Gothic building in Portugal and UNESCO's World Heritage Site.