Aljustrel Portugal City Street
© Omar Sayami

Into Town

Entrance to a historic place in the Alentejo: The small town of Aljustrel is characterized by mining, copper was mined more than two thousand years ago, today subsidized zinc mining takes place. | Portugal

Fish every day Four walls and no roof


  1. A land created by the Romans, but baptized by the Arabs. In Portugal, all land names that begin with “Al” have Arab origins. Algarve, Aljustrel, Almeirim, Alqueva, Alvito, Almodôvar…. and many more.