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.
Dodging the obvious and well-publicised celebrations in Rio, New Orleans, and Venice, these are some of the best offbeat destinations to celebrate Carnaval.
Despite our inevitable cultural differences, is there a common ground to all Christmas traditions, even the offbeat ones?
It’s mid-June, you have just arrived in Lisbon and you can feel the city is on party mode. But what exactly is happening? And what’s up with the sardines in Lisbon?