Top 10 “Festas” in Portugal (part 2)

The best of Portuguese popular festivities PART II of the post published on July 25th:   Whenever traveling to a particular country, one is usually drawn to its history and heritage. As such, we tend to focus our attention on mystic castles, cobblestone plazas, national museum, and rich palaces. And that’s just fine, provided you’re…

Top 10 “Festas” in Portugal

The best of Portuguese popular festivities Whenever traveling to a particular country, one is usually drawn to its history and heritage. As such, we tend to focus our attention on mystic castles, cobblestone plazas, national museum, and rich palaces. And that’s just fine, provided you’re a history addict. However, traveling like that is like being…

Wines of Portugal

A short introduction to Portuguese wine and where you can find it If you ask anyone about to visit Portugal to name the top associations they have with Portugal, chances are that wine will be one of them. As such, with the mission of providing the most authentic tours and information about traveling in Portugal,…

Surviving Sintra during high season

Some tips so that you don’t lose your mind in Sintra during high season. High season is here. And with it, hordes of culture thirsty tourist from all over the place. Portugal has become one of Europe’s best-known countries, taking the prize of the best-kept secret in Europe… Until now, not a secret any more!…

A seven day itinerary for Portugal

7 is a magical number. Funny enough, 7 is also the minimum number of days required to visit Portugal and get an idea of the country. 7 is a magical number. From religion to science, Sports, branding or even Software, the number seven seems to hold something that binds everything together: God created the Universe…

Mobility inside Lisbon is no longer a hassle

In this article we will go over transportation solutions that aren’t part of Lisbon’s public transport system. For the sake of simplicity and article utility, we have excluded Uber-like taxi services in the analysis. Mobility is today one of the main challenges modern cities face and Lisbon is no exception. In order to tackle this…