Dreaming Of Portugal

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Get a Taste of Portugal Without Leaving Your Kitchen

The key to this zesty, tender chicken from Lisbon: Recipes from the Heart of Portugal ($22) is unquestionably the homemade sauce. Rebecca Seal's recipe takes next to no time and allows you to adjust the spice level. Just remember to do as the Portuguese and pair the chicken with french fries!<p>Piri …

7 Foods You Must Eat In The Algarve - Eating The Globe-Food and Travel

The Algarve in Portugal is one of my favorite areas that I have traveled to. The beaches of the Algarve are breathtaking, the local food and wine are …

European Travel

The gothic Monastery of Batahla

One of the most amazing sights in #Portugal🇵🇹 is the monastery at #Batahla. It was built around the 1100s and restored along the way. The sanctuary is impressive! #travelblog #travel #batalhamonasteryportugal #tourist #amazingchurchesofeurope #gothicarchitecture #architecture #architecturelovers

Portuguese #goatcheese at #Carmo #portugal🇵🇹 #food #foodie #foodblog #foodietravel #portugusecuisine #tourism #travel #cheeselover

Portuguese #Fado from #Coimbra. Fadi is traditional #Portuguese music in this case case played and sung by university students wearing black capes. It is typically sung by men to serenade the woman of their affection. The music is passionate and nostalgic. Students would wore their loved ones with deeply emotional songs. It's a #Unesco recognized #tradition of #Portugal🇵🇹 #travelblog #travel #tourist #tourism

The Santo António de Lisboa parade – in pictures

The Santo António de Lisboa parade, on Avenida da Liberdade in Lisbon, Portugal, is part of a month-long season of events celebrating the city’s patron saint

Brazil

Coimbra boasts one of the oldest universities in the world. It was build in 1727 and it is still active today! One of the most impressive sights on the campus is the Joanina Library with its collection of ancient books beautifully preserved thanks to the colonies of bats that live behind the bookcases. They eat the insects that destroy books. At night, tables and floors are covered with leather to collect the guano. #tourism #sightseeing #travel #travelblog #coimbra #coimbrauniversity #joaninalibrary #joaninabats

Bats Act As Pest Control at Two Old Portuguese Libraries

The University of Coimbra’s grand old Biblioteca Joanina houses both books and bats. Photo: tacoekkel<p>For their new book, <i>The Library: A World History</i>, …

Nature

A sampling of #Portuguese cuisine. #pasteisdenata #seabass #octopus #seafood #portwine #sardines and #greenwine #food #travelfoodieb #travelblog #travel #portugallovers🇵🇹 #sightseeing #tourism #gourmet

The train station in Porto covered in blue tile depicting historical scenes. #PortoTrainStation #Porto #Portugal🇵🇹 #travel #travelblog #tourism #sightseeing #portugallovers🇵🇹

Altar at the Se Catedral #Porto #SeCatedral #Cathedral #church #familytime❤️ #travel #travelblog #portugal🇵🇹

The bookstore that inspired JK Rowling's Harry Potter. #jkrowling #harrypotter #hogwarts #portugal🇵🇹 #travel #travelblog #bookstore #Porto

Spinach quick for breakfast! Yummy!! #portuguesefood #foodie #foodietravel foodiegram #travel #travelblog #portugusecuisine #porto #portugal🇵🇹

A visit to the anchor crnentary beach near Tavira. We walked in the marshlands to get there. The beach has thousands of of old anchors! #naturelove #naturewalk #beach #Tavira #Taviragram #portugal🇵🇹 #beachlife #travel #travelblog

Our visit to #Tavira a charming town in the south of #Portugal. We are enjoying #robahlo #seabass #fish #seafood #familytime❤️ #travel #travelblog #foodie #beach

The amazing Geronimo Monastery in #Belem #Potugal #Europe #wanderlust #travelblog #travel #architecturelovers #monastery #belemphotos #Belemgram

The spectacular San Geronimo monastery in Belém. Built in the 1400. #sangeronimo #sangeronimomonsstery #travel #travelblog #belém #architecture #architecturelovers #history #historicalbuilding #sightseeing #beautifuldestinations

The very busy and popular Pasteis De Belem, known for their custard tarts, a Portuguese delicacy. #travelblog #travel #Lisbon #pasteisdenata #belem #portugal #foodie #gourmetfood

Green Wine! The first time I ever tried it. #winetasting #wine #lisbon🇵🇹 #timeoutmarket #portugal #foodandwine #foodie #gourmetfood #travel #travelblog

This newly opened food court boast two restaurants by Michelin Chefs and offers all kinds of gourmet foods and 🍷 ! #TimeOut Market in #Lisbon #Portugal. #michelinstar #chef #foodie #gourmet #foodcourt #foodiegram #foodblog #travelblog #travel

I love how they serve a simple roll with jam and utter in a shot glass all tucked in a little box like a Bento European breakfast! #portugal #LXFactory #lisbon #familytime❤️ #breakfast #foodie #europe #continentalbreakfast