Coimbra – Montemor-o-Velho – Portugal
Inside the castle Montemor-o-Velho, the Church of St. Mary of the Citadel, dating from the eleventh century, and the date of its current conformation Manueline; the Chapel of St. Anthony, parallel to the barbican, and the Church of the Magdalene whose Current date conformation of centuries XV and XVI.
Castle Montemor-o-Velho is located in the Village, Town and County of the same name, district of Coimbra, Portugal.
Dominant over the village, on the right bank of the river Mondego, the time near his mouth, in the context of the Christian reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula, was constituted at a strategic point to defend the border line of the lower Mondego, in particular the region from Coimbra. It was for this reason, the main fortification of the region at the time.