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Night in Lisbon, Portugal, Castle of St. George | Nature Notes

Night in Lisbon<p>The Castle of St. George dominates the skyline of Lisbon, Portugal. The original fortress on this hilltop goes back to Roman times. …

European Travel

Talking mixology, or not, with the man behind 'the best cocktail bar in Lisbon'...

With cocktail names like <i>Jingle Bells Batman Smells</i>, <i>Cleopatra Comin’ Atcha</i> and <i>Right Said Fred</i> you know you’re onto a winner. You also know that the …

Lisbon

Seven cinematic hillsides overlooking the Rio Tejo cradle Lisbon's postcard-perfect panorama of cobbled alleyways, ancient ruins and white-domed cathedrals – a captivating recipe crafted over centuries.

Why do a walking tour in Lisbon? | Portugal

We recently spent five days in Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, and during our stay we did two very different walking tours. The first, with Urban …

Getting to and From Lisbon and Faro, Portugal

The port town of Faro, in Portugal's Algarve region, is a regular arrival point for visitors to Portugal. The sunny shores of the Algarve attract …

Visit Lisbon Portugal for Under 5 Euros | Travel Blog | ThePlanetD

5 Euros won't buy much these days but in Lisbon, Portugal, 5 Euros can actually stretch a lot. Here are tips and ideas to explore Lisbon on a budget

Lisbon: Even Better the Second Time

There are some places you never leave. You may not be there physically, but a piece of you stays behind forever in the place that stole so much of …

48 Hours In Lisbon: In Search Of Coffee, Tiles And Sun

All truth be told, Lisbon was never a city I had given any thought to. In fact, I couldn’t even come up with anything linked to it. Give me a list of …

How to Get From Lisbon to Sintra, Cascais, Fatima, and Evora

01 of 04<p>The Best Excursions From the Portuguese Capital<p>Lisbon is well situated roughly in the middle of the Portuguese coast and, with good train and …

Ten things to do in Porto, Portugal

<i>Portugal’s second city offers endless possibilities.<br>Here for a weekend break? Check out my ten top tips.</i><p>1. Hostel or hotel?<p>Budget usually dictates …

Travel/Portugal: Vintage Porto

Be warned: stopping for a sandwich in Porto might floor you for the rest of the afternoon, at least if you tuck into the local speciality, a …

A Long Weekend in Porto, Portugal (PHOTOS)

I didn't travel to Porto for the wine or the sea food or even the churches and towers covered in Azule tiles. I traveled to Porto mostly because I had an image in my mind of colorful low-rise buildings streaming down the hills all the way to the river; an image I had to see in my own eyes and shoot …

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Porto - Oporto - Portugal Travel Planner

Porto, or <i>Oporto</i>, is Portugal's second largest city and capital of Portugal's beguiling north. Porto was selected the <i>2001 European Capital of Culture</i> …

Top Ten Things to Do in Porto, Portugal

01 of 10<p>Port Tasting<p>Do a tour of a port cellar or two. Most of the port producers have a building in Vila Nova de Gaia just across the river from …

European Travel

Douro Valley Budget Tour

<b>2013 tours are now closed for our 2014 program please click here</b><p>Enjoy an incredible wine experience in the heart of Portugal’s Douro Valley …

Port, Porto, and the Douro Valley

Any visit to Portugal has to involve a drink or three of port, and the best place to do this is the city it’s named after – Porto. Almost every …

Dry red wines rising from the Douro Valley

Not since the postwar launch of Mateus, the sweet pink fizz in the iconic bulbous bottle, have things looked so rosy for Portuguese wine in North America.<p>Excluding fortified port – the country's signature wine and dominant export – Portuguese shipments to the United States advanced 15 per cent in …

Visiting the Douro Valley in Northern Portugal

Visit to Portugal: Two Days in Cascais

The fourth and final stop on our tour of Portugal was the tony seaside village of Cascais, on the Atlantic coast about 25 miles west of Lisbon. …

Readers' travel tips: foodie Portugal

Winning tip: Estremoz market, Alentejo<p>At this Saturday market old ladies sell whatever is fresh in their vegetable garden and on their fruit trees, …

Portugal

Medieval castles, cobblestone villages, captivating cities and golden beaches: the Portugal experience can be many things. History, great food and idyllic scenery are just the beginning…

Guimarães, Portugal: a cultural city guide

If any city can be described as adorable, then it is Guimarães. Its pedestrianised heart is a web of gently winding cobbled streets and washing-hung alleyways bejewelled with tiny bars and cute cafés. Those alleyways lead to pretty plazas that, rather satisfyingly, tend to be any shape but square, …

8 Reasons to Go to Portugal Now

The recession and rising unemployment may be grabbing the headlines in Portugal but, for visitors, there is much to lift the spirits. A wave of …

Portugal beyond the Algarve

<b>TOWN</b><p>Viana do Castelo, Costa Verde<p>The seaside town of Viana do Castelo, with its opulent Manueline and baroque buildings, tends to attract Portuguese …

Day trips from Lisbon, Portugal: readers' travel tips

Winning tip: Tomar<p>The Convento de Cristo in Tomar is probably one of the most spectacular places in Portugal. Founded by the Knights Templar, it's a …