- Day 3: Lisbon
- Weather: 65-80 degrees / blue skies with clouds, windy
The Jerónimos Monastery was built to commemorate Vasco da Gama. He was the first European to sail around Africa to India. Vasco da Gama died in India during his third voyage. His body, albeit well salted, was brought back to be buried at Jerónimos Monastery.
2 thoughts on “Jerónimos Monastery – Sept. 13, 2022”
The horses are a wonderful addition. to the monastery. Let’s get together soon celebrate your return.
Sounds great. I have my “days of obligations” at Monticello upon returning. Will circle back for a lunch date. 🥾linda