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