It is a Portuguese tradition to create nativity scenes – can you spot Mary and Joseph in this one?
If you are lucky enough to be in Portugal, make sure you visit a Presépio
You will find one in every village, every town, every city.
Presépio Gigante in Vila Real de Santo António
Festivities continue until 6th January
The grand ones are impressive but the smaller ones are extra special
The main ingredient in Castro Marim’s presépio was once Portugal’s ‘white gold’