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11 Bookstores in Lisbon You Need to Visit

If you think that Portugal is all about tiles, visual arts, and architectural and historical treasures, we’re here to tell you otherwise - it’s...

Cacilhas – A Great Lisbon Day Trip

Staying in Lisbon for a few days and looking for something new to do? I’ve got a great place for you to visit just...

What’s on in Lisbon This February

Perhaps the last cold month of the year in Lisbon, February brings with it a variety of activities and events that you should not...

Best Romantic Getaway Spots in Portugal

Hey lovebirds, get ready to dive into the heart of Portugal, where every twist and turn reveals a new chapter in your love story....

8 Bookstores in Porto to Add to Your Must-Visit List

I’m an avid reader and like entering at least one bookstore in every city I visit. If you’re here, reading this article, you’re probably...

7 Best Places to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Porto

Porto is an idyllic destination for Valentine's Day, truly one of those cities that makes your jaw drop at the first sight of its...

Carnival in Portugal – A Celebration of Food, Costumes, and Music

Carnivals are simply amazing - and they’re for everyone to enjoy. These festivals are known for being a constant explosion of color and rhythm,...

7 Best Places to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Lisbon

Imagine strolling hand in hand along the charming streets of Lisbon, a city renowned for its potent mix of light, beauty, and history. From...

8 Portuguese-Inspired Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Have you booked your tickets to Portugal for Valentine’s Day this year? That’s great, you’ve made an excellent choice! We’re sure you’ll return home...

7 Best Wineries in the Setúbal Peninsula

Setúbal is primarily renowned for its natural beauties - a myriad of stunning beaches, unbelievably beautiful natural parks, as well as historical, archaeological, and...

Strolling, Hiking, and Surfing in and around Mafra

Open any travel guides and you’ll see the same places mentioned when you look for cool day trips when you’re in Lisbon: Sintra, with...

Where Can You Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Lisbon?

You’re spending your winter holidays in this extraordinary country, which offers delicious food and tasty drinks enjoyed alongside the friendliest people you’ve ever met....

Where to See the Fireworks in Lisbon on New Year’s Eve?

We must admit - if you’re spending New Year’s Eve in Lisbon, you’re quite lucky! You’ll have the opportunity to see for yourself how...

Missa da Galo on Christmas Eve (Rooster’s Mass)

The Missa da Galo, or the Rooster’s Mass, in Portugal is the midnight mass on Christmas Eve. According to tradition, Jesus was born at...

Guide to the Christmas Season: Christmas Markets and Events in Portugal 2023

As the year draws to a close, Portugal takes on a new shine. Known as the warmest winter spot in Europe, it's no wonder:...

What to Do in Lisbon around Christmas? 5 Best Experiences!

Will you be visiting Lisbon around Christmas? Are you looking for events to add to your Portuguese checklist? Look no more! We’ve found some...

Where to Shop in Lisbon for Christmas?

Anyone arriving in Lisbon in December is on the lookout for meaningful gifts and souvenirs. One simply cannot leave the country empty-handed when it...

Winter Guide to Porto: Winter Activities in Porto 2023-2024

If you haven’t bought your winter tickets to Porto yet, this is your sign! Don’t hesitate to embark on a historically, culturally, and gastronomically...

Winter Guide to Lisbon: Winter Activities in Lisbon 2023-2024

Are you trying to decide on a destination for this winter’s vacation? Think no more! Lisbon should be at the top of your list.Not...

19 Coolest Castles in the Alentejo

Let me just start by saying that castles are awesome. They just are. Every time I go into one or see one in the...

10 Best Beaches in the Alentejo

The beach is probably one of the first things that comes to mind when you hear the word “Portugal”. It is also likely to...

6 Reasons to Visit Peneda-Gerês National Park

In northern Portugal lies Peneda-Gerês National Park - a land of serenity hidden within dense forests. Covered in rugged mountains, mesmerizing waterfalls, serpentine roads,...

Visit The Alentejo, The Edge of Cultivation

“There’s no sense in going further – it’s the edge of cultivation.” Crossing the Tagus River and leaving Lisbon behind may feel strange to...

99 Places You Cannot Miss in Portugal

From north to south, as well as in the archipelagos of Madeira and the Azores, Portugal's natural beauty and historical richness make it so...

5 Halloween Events and Parties in Lisbon 2023

How is Halloween celebrated in Portugal? While Halloween is often celebrated by children in schools in Portugal, it doesn't take over the country's culture as...

5 Great Spots to Run in Porto

Porto's running community may not be as robust in comparison to Lisbon, but it offers an even wider range of fantastic running landscapes of...

5 Best Spots to Get Your Run on in Lisbon (and How to Find New Running Friends)

Lisbon may be famous for many things, but you probably didn’t think that running was one of them. With all of those hills, narrow...

Porto in Fall: 5 Events in Porto This Autumn

As Porto welcomes the cozy and colorful vibes of autumn in 2023, we've handpicked the city's top events and attractions. From captivating art exhibitions...

Porto Events This Week (October 2 – 8)

If you happen to find yourself in Porto this week, we're here to help you discover the most exciting events in the days ahead,...

Lisbon Events This Week (October 2 – 8)

If you're in search of the most exciting events and activities in the city this week, you're in the perfect spot. Lisbon offers something...
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