Portugal

Is Portugal Expensive? A Portugal Trip Cost Guide

Porto Tram

Portugal remains a popular travel destination. The Algarve region in the south, famed as a package holiday destination and for its multitude of scattered beaches that lie at the base of sheer cliffs. The Douro Valley, the home of port production with its terraced vineyards and hillside villages. And of course its two most well-known cities, Lisbon and Porto with their unique sights rich in historical and cultural offerings. If … Read More

The Perfect Weekend in Porto Itinerary

Iconic Buildings of Porto

Rising from the banks of the Douro River, Porto stands as a myriad of snaking streets and alleyways, beautiful bridges and rusty-orange rooftops. Second cities can often get overlooked by the traveller, which in the case of Porto would be a real shame because spending a couple of days or a weekend in Porto is undeniably worth it. It’s difficult to describe just how truly picturesque the place is. There … Read More

An Alternative 2 Days in Lisbon Itinerary

Cool Things To Do in Lisbon

Lisbon is a city where you can leave the guidebook at home.  It’s a city that you shouldn’t visit with a fixed itinerary. That’s not to say that there aren’t sites and monuments worth visiting in the Portuguese capital. They’re just simply not the reason why you should travel here. Lisbon has an undeniably unique atmosphere and in my opinion, the best way to spend your time in the city is … Read More