The municipality of Sintra is where fantasy and whimsy take material form. The city itself is enveloped by its own strange eco-system, which has lent to paranormal legends and mysteries, but one truth has remained throughout the centuries: Sintra's the place to go when you want to let your imagination run amok, or if you have a penchant for eccentric displays…
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