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Portugal is renowned for its wines and fortified port wines. Tours head off from Lisbon to the surrounding vineyards and wineries, where you can see how the wines are made, get a feel for the ...
Fado is Portugal’s proud musical tradition. The often mournful melodies and lyrics of fado tell tragic stories of the sea and the hardships of life lived by the poor. Fado is linked to the ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, September 2011
When you think of holidaying in Portugal, everyone thinks of that wonderful Atlantic Coast, primarily of the Algarve. But this region is now overrun with tourists and has lost some of its charm. If ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, October 2012
Once the main visitors to the coastal town of Setubal, sardines
contributed to the town’s thriving fishing industry. Now there are
dolphins living in the Sado River estuary and the lovely beaches ...
Évora is a beautiful city in Portugal
with archeological findings dating back to 4,000 BC. With a
well-preserved UNESCO-listed town center, some beautiful churches and
plenty of ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, November 2011
If the approaching winter is beginning to scare you, you can always head for Madeira. This island in Portugal sits in the Atlantic Ocean on about the same latitude as Casablanca in Morocco, hence ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, June 2012
People flock to the Algarve for one reason: its beautiful beaches.
Golden sands and clear waters are one attraction but it’s also the
safety and cleanliness of the beaches that make them perfect ...
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