10 Best things to do in Sabugal

Best things to do in Sabugal

Surely Sabugal isn’t the first place that comes to your mind when thinking about a trip to Portugal. Probably not even a trip through central Portugal, yet it’s a destination with plenty of things to offer. It has ruins for the adventurous traveler to explore, a natural reserve for nature lovers, one of the most … Read more

15 most popular traditional Portuguese Bread

Typical Portuguese Bread

Portuguese love bread, we eat it in all meals, breakfast, lunch, and supper. Like Amalia says in her song ” Numa casa Portuguesa fica bem Pão e vinho sobre a mesa” – “In a Portuguese household, bread and wine on the table always look well”. It is pretty easy to find good bread in Portugal, … Read more

How to visit Serra da Malcata Natural Reserve

Serra da Malcata

Despite being in the center of Portugal, Serra da Malcata Natural reserve is one of the most secluded regions in the country. There are barely any paved roads, and there are no villages inside the reserve – though there are a few on its surroundings, Vale do Espinho, Malcata, Meimão, and Meimoa. Besides, it’s clearly … Read more

The 9 best schist villages in Portugal

The best schist villages in Portugal

Located in the center of Portugal, the Schist villages (Aldeias do Xisto) are one of Portugal’s hidden secrets (well, not anymore). This network of villages, where the schist is predominant, is charming, rustic, and an award-winning destination. In this post, we are exploring the best schist villages in central Portugal, because you won’t be able … Read more

The 7 best traditional villages in Geres National Park that you need to visit

Best villages of Geres

Peneda-Gerês National Park is Portugal’s only National Park, a world biosphere reserve, and truly a sanctuary for nature and wildlife. If you want to experience Portugal’s wild side, Gerês is the place to go. However, there’s much more to Geres than the treks, the waterfalls, the forests, and the beaches. Inside Portugal’s only National Park, … Read more