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.
Broaden your travel horizon.
From its surreal beaches and dazzling palaces to its vibrant old town centre and exotic gardens, Sintra in Portugal has a lot to offer…
North to Porto, Portugal…
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.
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 …
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!
Mafra Palace and Braga Sanctuary voted UNESCO world heritage sites. There are those who say both should have been recognised years ago.
Experimental cocktails, secret-recipe pastéis de nata, and a tile museum.
Source: A Pastry Chef’s Guide to Lisbon
The most affordable country in Western Europe…Read on to discover 7 spots in Portugal where the cost of living is low and the quality of life is high:
Portugal’s ever-growing popularity is leading in-the-know travelers to look outside the mainland. With a slew of new spots on the horizon, this little…
Discover the top places and things to do in Portugal With Kids according to (family) travel bloggers. Explore Madeira, Tereica Island with its lava rock pools or feel like Cinderella at Pena Palace.
Portugal, and Lisbon in particular, has been popping up lately as a hot travel destination – and with good reason.
Globe reader Dr. Frances Shepherd explains why she signed up for not one, but three cruises with The Globe and Mail. Learn more at GlobeandMailCruises.com
Porto, Portugal and Coimbra: A visit to this lively city on the Douro river, made famous for its port wines, and a stop in the University town of Coimbra.