The Alcobaça Monastery (Portuguese: Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Alcobaça) a Mediaeval Roman Catholic Monastery located in the town of Alcobaça, in central Portugal. It was founded by the first Portuguese King, Afonso Henriques, in 1153
Doorway Into Casablanca--Doors into religious spaces are often grand, in honor of a holy place. Hassan II mosque in Casablanca, the largest mosque in the country & the 2 largest mosque in the world after the (Grand Mosque) of Mecca ^
We went on a paid tour of Duomo to get exclusive access to some of the areas of the famous landmark. Well worth the price and exercise (had to go up around steps to get to the top). By the way, this is not even close to the top.