Active Traveller’s senior photographer Dan Wildey heads off to explore the Azores, Europe’s remotest archipelago.
All buildings bright and beautiful.
Portugal has plenty of other amazing places to visit so make sure you don’t add to overtourism by trying out a different region.
Portugal truly has it all, stunning beaches, dramatic scenery, thriving cities, quaint small towns, great weather, interesting history and, of course, friendly locals. It’s no wonder that visitors return year after year to this diverse country.
A great day or overnight trip from Lisbon, there is much to see and do in Sintra.
Portugal holiday travel guide: Where to stay in green list country & what to do; Olivia Burke; The Sun
KNOWN for its beautiful beaches, proverbial pastries and its rich history, Brits have struck gold with Portugal being added to the green list. So as swarms of holidaymakers set to jet off to the stunning country, Olivia Burke takes a look at exactly what it has to offer.
Planning to travel to Portugal? Here is a list of the best places to visit in Portugal to help you decide where to go.
Exploring Centuries of Tradition in Portugal (Plus Recipes for Passover and Easter); Toby Saltzman; Everything Zoomer
Running from Porto through the Douro Valley, this stunning riders’ road deserves a better name…
Porto, Portugal’s second city, is famed for its port wine production—one of the world’s most popular alcoholic drinks. But this handsome-looking northern Portuguese destination offers so much more with its wealth of historic visitor attractions and the nearby Douro Valley to explore. Click through and discover more about the city and its region.
The Anti-Gluttony Door in Portugal’s Alcobaça Monastery Shamed Plump Monks to Start Fasting; Open Culture
Cruising Europe on a 40ft boat: Bavaria owners share their Holland to Ibiza adventure; Sander Daniels; MBY
Bavaria E40 owners Sander and Sophia Daniels cruise with their young family from the Netherlands to Mallorca via the infamous Bay of Biscay in search of better climes…
The World Monuments Fund Portugal will launch a campaign to continue the restoration, in 2021, of the interior of the Jerónimos monastery in Lisbon.
When the Portuguese shop for wine, they shop Alentejo (ah-len-TAY-zhoo). They know their country’s southern region has red and white wines that combine tradition, value, and reflect the area’s rich local culture.
The Ten Best Places to Visit in Portugal. Undoubtedly one of Europe’s most visited countries, thanks mainly to its affordability, ideal holiday weather, and unique attractions.