Lithium mines ‘would threaten quality of Douro world heritage wines’. Environmental NGO Quercus explains ‘the government’s assurances are hollow’.
Source: Lithium mines ‘would threaten quality of Douro world heritage wines’ – Portugal Resident
The Azores—an archipelago composed of nine volcanic islands by Portugal—has spectacular natural wonders, a fascinating history, a culture all its own and, most importantly, happy cows. Located in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean, about 1,000 miles from Lisbon, the Azores Island of Terceira is known for having more cows than people.
Source: 10 Reasons to Visit This Volcanic Island That’s Obsessed With Cows
Portugal is the current hot spot for anyone with wanderlust. But perhaps the best part is that you can experience it without breaking the bank. It really is the total travel package.
Source: 10 reasons why travelers are flocking to Portugal
Leave Lisbon behind and spend the day in Sintra. Marvel at the stunning landscape and discover some of the grandest and most beautiful buildings in Europe.
Source: From Lisbon: Sintra Highlights Full-Day Tour
Why this central Portuguese city should definitely be a stop on your next European expedition.
Source: Portugal’s Latest ‘It’ City: Tomar
Here are 5 great reasons to visit the Douro Valley in Portugal in fall, from wine tours and golden autumn views to river cruises to scenic train rides.
Source: Things to do in the Douro Valley Portugal
From its surreal beaches and dazzling palaces to its vibrant old town centre and exotic gardens, Sintra in Portugal has a lot to offer…
Source: Portugal: Top 5 sightseeing attractions in Sintra you must visit
River Cruise Advisor compares prices and what’s included for seven cruise lines operating Douro River Cruises 2020. The charts reflect cabin upgrades, what is not included and incentives offered in the summer and autumn seasons.
Source: Douro River Cruise 2020 Pricing Charts – River Cruise Advisor
Anita Lawrence’s latest travel adventure took her to Spain and Portugal, two countries she has had on her radar for quite some time. The first two weeks of the trip was…
Source: Spain and Portugal, Part 1
Portugal swept the World Travel Awards in 2019, snagging the title of Europe’s Leading Travel Destination for the third year in a row and capturing 39 wins in all. Lisbon, Portugal’s capital, was named the top city break destination — the place to go for a short European holiday or long weekend break. With more …
Source: Why the Lisbon Coast Is Europe’s Next Hot Spot
If you go to Lisbon, you truly should visit Sintra National Park. It’s the perfect day trip from the city, but you very well may want to stay much longer!
Source: Visit Sintra (Parques de Sintra): the Perfect Day Trip from Lisbon – Christina’s Cucina
Mafra Palace and Braga Sanctuary voted UNESCO world heritage sites. There are those who say both should have been recognised years ago.
Source: Mafra Palace and Braga Sanctuary voted UNESCO world heritage sites – Portugal Resident