"Roman ruins look good even today" Top 5 Page for this destination Ruínas de Conimbriga by Martin_S.
Ruínas de Conimbriga Travel Guide: 23 reviews and 112 photos
You can find some more details on Conimbriga here:
But even without knowing the history, it is a very beautiful cutout of Roman life, with the elaborate gardens and mosaics, and the preservation of some of the mosaic floors are amazing. This reminds me of Tzippori in Israel.
Conimbriga is a national monument, I wonder why it is not a UNESCO World Heritage Site???
There is also a museum in nearby Guimaraes with many things from the site that we were told about, check them out at:
Sociedade Martins Sarmento
Sede e Museu de Arqueologia
Rua Paio Galvao, Guimaraes
- Pros:Beautiful Roman ruins and floor mosaics
- Cons:Not applicable here
- In a nutshell:Even if this is off your tourist route, make the effort
Today when you say "Swastika", for most people, it immediately brings to mind Hitler and his death camps. This because... more travel advice
Read the name of this house and began to look for a skeleton in the design of the mosaics, but Zohara then read to me... more travel advice
Martin_S.'s Related Pages
Ruínas de Conimbriga Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "From Coimbra to Conimbriga"
- "check out the Roman city in Portugal"
- "Roman ruins look good even today"
- "The Roman Ruins of Conimbriga"
- "Ruinas de Conimbriga"
- "Ruínas de Conimbriga"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Ruínas de Conimbriga
- Transportation in Ruínas de Conimbriga
- Restaurants in Ruínas de Conimbriga
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Ruínas de Conimbriga
- 6 Reviews
- 49 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 0 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (147)
Have you been to Ruínas de Conimbriga?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Ruínas de Conimbriga
Photos in Ruínas de ConimbrigaSee All Photos (49)
Top 10 Pages
- Top 5 Page for this destination Arad Intro, 177 reviews, 323 photos, 5 travelogues
- Barcelona Intro, 77 reviews, 370 photos, 7 travelogues
- Israel Intro, 76 reviews, 280 photos, 31 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Southern District Intro, 99 reviews, 253 photos, 7 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Grand Canyon National Park Intro, 60 reviews, 207 photos, 2 travelogues
- Istanbul Intro, 52 reviews, 182 photos, 5 travelogues
- Tel Aviv-Yafo Intro, 62 reviews, 139 photos, 2 travelogues
- Jerusalem Intro, 61 reviews, 137 photos, 5 travelogues
- Lisbon Intro, 21 reviews, 151 photos, 9 travelogues
- Krakow Intro, 21 reviews, 140 photos, 7 travelogues