Old Electric Tram

How to do Lisbon on a budget

In recent years, the popularity of Lisbon among visitors has exploded. It should not surprise you why this is happening. The city has beautiful weather all year round, delicious food, and it is relatively cheap than her European peers. However, the bit about being affordable is now taking a shift. The massive number of...

Country House

Best country houses in Portugal for family holidays

Taking the time to relax in the countryside, next to a swimming pool or simply catch the fresh air in a quiet place is something very refreshing. If we reconcile this scenario with a pleasant family vacation, we will have all the resources to achieve some unforgettable and pleasant moments. I have put together...

Planning a trip

Is Portugal expensive for tourists?

For great vacations, you do not always need a very expensive destination. Portugal is an ideal country to visit, with very affordable prices for relaxing and having fun. It’s possible to travel to Portugal on a tight budget, following some tips you can find here. If you’re coming from outside Europe, you can book...

Cachoeiras em São Miguel, Açores

17 Amazing pictures from Portugal

Usually, we say “a picture is worth a thousand words” and in this case, I’ll apply the motto! Portugal is an enchanted country, with a lot of history and breathtaking natural landscapes that make us dream. Many of the tourists who visit the country end up not having the time to travel and to...

Pasteis de Nata / Pasteis de Belém

9 Delicious Traditional Portuguese Pastries (with recipes)

Portugal is not only known for the good weather and beautiful beaches, but also for the mediterranean gastronomy, its pastry, and confectionery. In particular, traditional pastries are an example of excellence in the design and presentation of these foods and here Portugal is also an example of recognition for the quality and presentation of...

Cascais Village, Portugal

How to get from Lisbon to Cascais

Lisbon is the city of choice chosen by most of the tourists who came to Portugal but if you want to take the most of your trip you have to get to know other locations around Lisbon, like Cascais village. Cascais is a very beautiful village located 30 km away from Lisbon, the best...

Pena Palace Sintra

How to get from Lisbon to Sintra

Lisbon is the usual city chosen by most of the tourists who arrive in Portugal, but you should enjoy your trip and get to know other cities like Sintra. Sintra is a very beautiful village just 30 km away from Lisbon, the best transports you can use are the train and the car, but...

Colorful Houses

What are the best places to live in Portugal?

Are you planning to live in Portugal or are you curious about the best places to live in? If you prefer larger cities and dense urban areas, Lisbon and Porto will be the right choices, if you prefer quieter cities with less population density, district capitals are the best option. If you are looking...

Douro River, Porto

15 Amazing beaches near Porto in Portugal

For those who travel to the north of Portugal to get to know the region and want to stay in Porto, we have several suggestions about the many beaches that are close to the city of Porto. Portugal is a sunny country with great beaches, and in the north, you will find many beaches...

Fonte da Telha

15 Amazing beaches near Lisbon in Portugal

Portugal is a country that has many beaches, some of them with international prominence and with prizes awarded, but those who are in the region of Lisbon can always opt for the ones that are closer, thus avoiding large trips. You will find nearby beaches of Lisbon with a unique beauty and charm, with...

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