Raposeira, in Bishop Village

The Raposeira is a quiet town belonging to the municipality of Vila do Bispo, in the magnificent western Algarve.

This is a region of ancient Roman occupation, existing within the Raposeira important prehistoric legacy as the Menhir of Aspradantes or menhirs set of Milrei and Standard.

In Raposeira resided Infante Dom Henrique, such proximity to Sagres, Portugal preparing for the golden Age of Discovery.

The parish has a beautiful and simple Church in Manueline style, the sixteenth century, which has a strange decorative effect, caused by a human face inserted into the white wall.


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