Lousa Castle Reviews
Moderate castle - great country Aug 14, 2010
Let's admit it, this is not one of those wonderful castles that whip the mind back for centuries - anyway you can only see it from the outside. However, if you count in the train trip to get there from Coimbra's Parque station, which gets better and better as you go and the walk from Lousa A station, it fully deserves its overall rating.
Lousa is a small enough town and on emerging from the station it was not clear which way I should go. Some people look more likely than others to speak a foreign language. I saw a lady in a parked car who looked possible so I asked her.
'Oh God - is it still that obvious? I've lived here several years now?'
Howevr, she told me the way!
Part of the list Portuguese places - (Mainland)
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