Monastery of Jerónimos, Belém
Vasco da Gama
Just inside the doorway of the Monastery of Jerónimos at Belem, Portugal, stands the tomb of explorer and discoverer Vasco da Gama (1468 - 1523).
Fellow Shutterchancer Photorusso has uploaded a really beautiful picture of Sines, Vasco da Gama's home town, it's - here -
There is a short article about Vasco da Gama here on the BBC website
To take the picture I leant the camera on the tomb of poet and dramatist - Luis de Camões -
(c.1524 - 1580) which is on the other side of the church, and equally splendid.please visit my vfxy
In the sale ring
What do you see?