How to Plan a Short Break in the Douro Region

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 27-Nov-2017 07:39:00

Douro is Portugal's most famous and one of the oldest wine region in the world, and when it comes to wine tourism, it doesn't need much of an introduction. Summer is usually better for long stays but autumn and winter are the perfect seasons for a relaxing short break.

Short Break in the Douro Region

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Topics: Short breaks Getaways Douro Valley Douro Wine Tours Wine Tourism

Fall Getaway in Portugal

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 08-Sep-2017 21:00:00

All seasons have their romantic or charming side and the fall isn't an exception. This is the favorite season for many travellers who choose the fall to book their vacations or a quick weekend getaway.

Fall Getaways in Portugal

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Topics: Inspiration Getaways City Breaks

Top Romantic Hotels in Portugal

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 10-Feb-2017 21:45:00

No matter the time of the year, a romantic getaway is always a good idea.

Top Romantic Hotels in Portugal 

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Topics: Wine hotels Getaways Short breaks winter break

Porto Best European Destination 2017

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 03-Feb-2017 21:00:00

Porto was elected best European destination in 2012, 2014 and now again for 2017. What makes this city so appealing?

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Topics: Porto Portugal City Breaks Getaways Awards Port Wine

Fall City Breaks in Portugal

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 02-Sep-2016 22:00:00

With summer coming to an end and travelers enjoying the last hot sunny days, it's time to start planning a fall getaway.

Fall City Break in Portugal

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Topics: City Breaks Lisbon Porto Portugal Getaways Short Stay Wine Tours

Portugal: much more than Fado, Good Wine and Food!

Posted by Nisa Duarte on 27-Feb-2016 21:53:14

This petite country that nowadays is a destination that is getting more and more trendy, has been proving to be an extraordinary place, with extraordinary features that go beyond fado, excellent wine and food, beaches and good weather and all the unique characteristics usually it is known for!

For instances, recently we have been discovering that Portugal was the source of inspiration for many artists and creatives, especially writers! J.K.Rowling has let Porto inspire her to create Harry Potter and all the incredible details in Hogwarts iimaginary. Yann Martel’s 'Life of Pi' Author, New Novel takes place in Portugal and was based partly in the research experiences he got to experience in Lisbon and Trás-os-montes. And a few days ago we were unfortunately remembered by Umberto Eco’s death that Portugal will also forever live through the work of this internationally renowned italian writer and philosopher!

Umberto Eco Foucault's Pendulum

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Topics: Wine & Food Culture & Heritage Getaways Inspirational journeys

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