Portalegre s not a large city but it is important as the capital of the highest part of the Alto Alentejo area of Portugal. Historically it was a place associated with tapestry and there is a museum of tapestry as well as the main town museum.


Theres is a cathedral which can reached from the bus station by the ascent of a long steep hill and the castle is a short walk away across the top.

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