14 Best things to do in Guimaraes

“Aqui nasceu Portugal” – “Here Portugal was born”! This sentence is engraved on the remains of the walls of Guimarães and reflects the proud and long history of the town. Here we will show you the places to visit, the streets to roam and ultimately, the best things to do in Guimarães and how to … Read more

Port wine cellars – Calém cellars tour review

Caves do Vinho do Porto- Cálem cover

Port is appreciated worldwide, being famous since the 16th century. Despite being called Port it is not produced in Porto but in the demarcated Douro region about 100 km from Porto. After its production in the Douro, the wine was transported on the Douro river in Rabelo boats to the numerous cellars in Porto where … Read more

Preguiça trail, Geres – PR10 TBR

Preguiça trail

Preguiça trail – PR10 TRB is one of the most well-known and popular trails in Peneda Geres National Park. First, because it goes through several interesting places in the park, like Leonte and Laja waterfalls, Preguiça lookout and preguiça woods. Second because it’s reasonablt short and circular, thus not too hard. Lastly, it’s close to … Read more

7 extraordinary waterfalls in Geres National Park

Best waterfalls in Geres

Peneda Geres National Park is a well-known nature wonderland with lovely forests, wonderful waterfalls, beautiful lakes, and many walking trails for us to explore. We have been to Geres more times than we can count – it’s our go-to region in Portugal when we want to relax and enjoy nature. We have have been to … Read more