If we were asked to sum up our first impressions of Porto into postcard perfect images, this would be our top four. What are yours?
A day trip from Lisbon to Évora, the city beyond the UNESCO World Heritage Site, in its three dimensions: the food, the people and the architecture.
The 143 Km2 island of Flores is the most western point of Europe, marked by a tiny islet off the coast called Monchique. That tiny rock is where Europe begins.
Corvo Island is one of the three islands in the Azores classified as UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. There is a quietness to Corvo and a sense of community that I haven’t yet found elsewhere.
Where to go for alternative shopping in Lisbon, how to reach, what to buy in each one of these shopping Lisbon areas, and what to visit nearby if you feel like including a little sightseeing.
Portuguese culture revolves a lot around sitting at the table for long meals and conversations. That’s the spirit of Lazy Flavors, not your ordinary food tour.
Twice a year (at least) people in Lisbon can visit the Roman galleries under the city’s Baixa. Find out how you can book your next visit and what to expect.
Walk or bike on the 8Km trail between Belém and Praça do Comércio (or the other way around) and discover the many layers of Lisbon.
Alfama, Mouraria, and Graça are bright and colorful, and the most photographed areas of Lisbon. But these Lisbon’s old quarters are also crowded during high season. Find out how to visit these neighborhoods responsibly.
Find out the top things you can do in Baixa Chiado and my tips on exploring Lisbon’s most tourist-y area (without falling into tourist traps).