Joanna, the princess of Portugal who wouldn’t be queen

Few countries have a history as rich as Portugal’s, or such unique cultural traditions. A superpower in the 15th and 16th centuries, thanks to the wealth brought by its colonies around the world, Portugal erected some of the most magnificent palaces, churches and monasteries of Europe. The Portuguese have the oldest nation-state in Europe, the same borders for over 800 years, and speak the same … Continue reading Joanna, the princess of Portugal who wouldn’t be queen