Santa Olaia Fortress

Ana Valentina Angelo Santa Olaia Fortress Under the Skies of Figueira XVII Hello Figueira, your squares are still in bloom ... and the Figueirense likes it. The sky is blue and the sun is almost shy ... the breeze refreshes the most daring who walk on the sand beside the seagulls. The corona virus scared the city, but it is already showing signs of withdrawal, as long as the safety rules are...

Tavarede Historic Center

Ana Valentina Angelo Tavarede Historic Center Under the skies of Figueira XVI Hello Figueira! Beautiful sky, Figueira, blue as if it were the Atlantic bathing the infinite. I walk in Tavarede, one of Figueira's fourteen parishes. The boulevard is quiet and pleasant. I quickly reach the Paço de Tavarede, the historic center of the village. Tavarede, also called "Land of the Limonete", is located...

Santa Maria da Seiça Monastery

Ana Valentina Angelo Santa Maria da Seiça Monastery Sob o céu de Figueira XV Hello beautiful Figueira, New life in Portugal, the effects of the pandemic are showing signs of receding but the struggle continues. We have a lot to thank to the health professionals for their efforts during all these months and to the administrators who conducted the right and timely measures that minimized the...

Luís Vaz de Camões

Ana Valentina Angelo Luís Vaz de Camões Sob o céu de Figueira XIV Hello Figueira,Fresh air, Queen of Beaches! Walking peacefully on yours streets is a privilege, although the situation in the world is worrying. Coronavirus still haunts the planet. Despite all the issues related to the pandemic, figueirenses can already move around the streets and do their normal activities as long as they meet...

Under the Skies of Figueira – XIII

Ana Valentina Angelo Bravo Figueira! Another phase won! When will we be definitely free from Covid-19? As they say, “it's an ant job”: At first, quarantine is attended to. Complicated days, deserted streets, closed shops, no leisure. Then the drop in the indices of those involved with Covid-19 is achieved and the Figueirense is released from quarantine. Part of the trade opens its doors,...