What to know before visiting Portugal

In recent years Portugal has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Travelers come to Portugal to experience our culture and history but also to enjoy the beautiful beaches, delicious cuisine, and warm weather. This article will explore everything you need to know before traveling to Portugal. For a better understanding, …

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17 Best things to do in Porto, Portugal

O que fazer no Porto cover

Porto is the second most important city in Portugal, after Lisbon. It is a big city, the capital of the north, but, at the same time, it has a small and charming historic center, where you can find important historical monuments, but at the same time, typical houses with clothes drying on the veranda. Porto …

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How to hike in Albergaria forest in Gerês

Trilho das Lagoas da Mata de Albergaria

The Albergaria forest trail is in the Peneda Gerês National Park – a circular trail with only about 5 km that starts and finishes at Portela do Homem (on the border with Spain). Despite walking through one of the most beautiful parts of the National Park, crossing two beautiful waterfalls with lakes and the Albergaria …

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10 Best Things to do in Evora, Portugal

O que fazer em Evora

Évora is one of the most important cities in the Alentejo. Its historic center was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and is often called a city museum, as you can find traces of different historical eras spread throughout the city. In addition to being charming and filled with important monuments, Évora is also …

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How to visit the Douro Valley by train

Como visitar o vale do Douro de Comboio

Visiting the Douro Valley is one of the favorite activities for tourists in Portugal. It is an easily accessible destination from Porto, which can be explored in different ways by car, boat, train, and even helicopter. In this article, we will explain how to visit the Douro Valley by train, independently and cheaply. We will …

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