The Best Cruises in the Douro River

Posted by Wine Tourism in Portugal on 25-May-2018 12:32:00

Even though Douro Valley is not a secret for many travelers, the truth is that Douro River cruises tend to be off the beaten track in comparison to other popular rivers in Europe, such as the Rhine, Danube or Seine.

However, a wine cruise in Douro is full of unforgettable experiences that will surprise those who are not familiar with the Douro Valley region. From Porto - Portugal's second major city - full of historic corners, monuments, and tradition to the heart of the Douro Valley, with slopes covered with vineyards, a cruise in the Douro River is a must-do experience for those visiting Porto.

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Spring Tour in Douro - The Best Things to Do and See

Posted by Sofia Amorim on 29-Dec-2017 14:58:00

Douro deserves a visit at any time, but has a special charm in the Spring as the temperatures are getting warmer, the days are getting longer but the region is not yet overcrowded with tourists. Here's a quick summary of what to expect from a tour in Douro in the springtime.

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Best Places for Spending the New Year's Eve in Portugal

Posted by Wine Tourism in Portugal on 22-Sep-2017 21:30:00

At this point you are thinking "New Year's Eve? But I still want to enjoy the last days of sun". But remember that one time when you wanted to have an unforgettable New Year's Eve but didn't book anything until late December, when everything was already booked or with very high prices?

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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.

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Family Vacations in Algarve: Sun & Fun

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 11-Aug-2017 21:30:00

Algarve is certainly one of the most famous regions in Portugal, especially in the summer. Every year thousands of tourists come to Algarve for the sun, the beaches, the food and the wide offer of activities, making it a great travel destination for family travelling.

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Why Visit Lisbon in the Summer

Posted by Rita Saraiva on 07-Jul-2017 21:00:00

Most of the times, big cities are full of tourists in the summer, making it hard to have a nice calm getaway. Summer in Lisbon is no different from the other great European cities, but there are a few reasons that make Summer a great season for visiting Lisbon.

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