6th Azores Fringe Festival: 25th May – 1st July 2018

All you need to know about the 6th edition of the Azores Fringe Festival (25th May – 1st July 2018).

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The Impact of Overtourism in Lisbon

“Overtourism” was the buzzword in Europe in 2017. But is this the case with Lisbon? Is “overtourism” the actual reason why old restaurants and centennial shops in the city’s historic center are closing?

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The Eurovision Song Contest explained to non-europeans

If you’re on the outside looking in, the craze around the Eurovision Song Contest is hard to understand. So, what’s this Eurovision thing all about and what does that have to do with European pop culture?

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Fantasporto: 38 years putting Porto on the horror film festivals map

My third year at Fantasporto (on its 38th edition in 2018) brought me no surprises: if you’re a fan of the horror/fantasy/SciFi genre, this is one of the best film festivals in Europe (and probably the world, too).

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Where to go for traditional Carnival in Portugal

Find out where to go for traditional Carnival in Portugal, how to reach these destinations, and what to expect from these traditional celebrations. Some of them can be traced back to Celtic pagan rituals and others are just too peculiar to miss.

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18 cultural tourism destinations to visit in 2018

Ready for the New Year? Here are 18 cultural tourism destinations to visit in 2018.

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Why I focus on sustainable cultural tourism

Thoughts on sustainable cultural tourism, its impact on the travel industry, and the need for travel bloggers to help market destinations with locals in mind.

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Web Summit 2017: 11 travel startups powering sustainable tourism

Web Summit is Europe’s larger Tech conference. At the 2017 edition in Lisbon, I met with startups that could shape the future of sustainable tourism.

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Green Destinations Event 2017 as a Newbie Ambassador

Key takeaways from the Green Destinations Event 2017 in Estoril, the future of sustainable cultural tourism and my goal as a Green Destinations Ambassador.

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Interview: Gonçalo Almeida, Director of the Best Portuguese Horror Short Film at MotelX 2017

Born in Santiago do Cacém and currently based in London, Gonçalo Almeida won the award for Best Portuguese Horror Short Film at the 11th edition of MotelX.

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