Sunday, June 6 – Thursday, June 17 – Portugal: Gardens, Art & Architecture

Pacific Horticulture Magazine announces yet another of its justly famous educational horticultural programs.  Katherine Greenberg, Past President of the Pacific Horticultural Foundation, will lead a trip to Portugal from June 6 – 17, 2010.  Experience the beautiful gardens and landscapes of Portugal.  Visit exceptional historic and private gardens featuring lovely tiles, water features, and sculptures.  Portugal is rich in garden traditions, since Roman times, with influences from Moorish designs and Portuguese explorations.  The tour begins in the northern city of Porto (known for its port wine), and continues through Bussaco and Lisbon, with an excursion to Sintra.  Along the way, enjoy the best of Portuguese culture and cuisine.  This tour is planned for a small group.  For a detailed itinerary, contact Sterling Tours at 619-299-3010, or log on to