Discover the beautiful, historic (and hilly) southern Alentejo region of Portugal via a six-day, 175-mile cycling tour.
A view of the tiny, whitewashed village of Castelo de Vide from the castle tower. The medieval town has been a revolving door for conquests since the Romans in the 1st century B.C.: The Moors invaded in the 7th century, and the Portuguese monarchy took over in the 12th century.Christine Dell’Amore/For The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.