Portugal, Alentejo is the south region of Portugal in between Lisbon and Algarve known for its sunny and resting landscapes.
Its charm has been looked for many travellers, writers and spiritual seekers. The feeling of timeless and the beauty of a wide-ranging landscape makes this region an intense and peaceful experience, which is embodied in the local culture and people.
Land, nature, history and culture is what makes Alentejo one of the richest places in Europe and, at the same time one of the poorest according to the European economical standards. But is precisely all these characteristics that makes Alentejo the last utopia, in the words of the poet Manuel Alegre:
“In the whiteness of the lime a blue traceAlentejo is the last utopia.” – Manuel Alegre