Photographer's Note

This known street and as " Street of the Piriquita" - Sintra due to the traditional candy sell in this street.
The travesseiros of the Piriquita are of the best ambassadors of Portugal, leading the flavors of Sintra to the four corner of the World. At the end of the week sell thousands .
It has who it covers many kilometres to comes the Sintra to buy some travesseiros . Later, it is to forget the cholesterol and the kilos to delight with them. The travesseiros of the Piriquita have a long familiar tradition for behind. Always represent one of the most income-producing businesses of council and with a woman to comand this businesse. Constança Gomes Periquita started in Sec. XIX , two centuries later, it is Leonor Cunha witch 74 years.

Classified for UNESCO as Landscape Cultural and Património of the Humanity - during 19ª Session of the Comité of UNESCO, occured in Berlin the 6 of December of 1995 -, Sintra is one of those magical places where the nature and the man if had conjugated in a perfect symbiosis, as that to want to leave surprised us, relieved to the beauty of the workmanship. Certification of the ticket of many peoples and cultures to the long one of the times, that they had always known to respect the vestiges that the others had left, the expression that better classifies Sintra in its all is, for certain, the cultural tolerance

Nikon D40X
2010/10/04 18:28:23.1
JPEG (8-bit) Fine
Image Size: Large (2592 x 3872)
Lens: 10-24mm F/3.5-4.5 G
Focal Length: 10mm
Exposure Mode: Manual
Metering Mode: Spot
1/13 sec - F/7.1
Exposure Comp.: +0.3 EV
Sensitivity: ISO 100
Optimize Image: Custom
White Balance: Auto
AF Mode: AF-C
Color Mode: Mode IIIa (sRGB)
Tone Comp.: More Contrast
Hue Adjustment: +3°
Saturation: Enhanced
Sharpening: Medium high
Long Exposure NR: Off
VR Control: Off
High ISO NR: Off

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