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Historical village of Sintra and its traditional cakes

These “Pastéis de nata” (custard tarts) can be found all over the country, nevertheless in Sintra you can enjoy one of the best ever. Founded in 1890 the “Pastelaria Gregório” in Sintra, is well-known for the quality of their cheesecakes, as well … Continue reading Historical village of Sintra and its traditional cakes

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Meet João and Paulo who organise adventure activities in Azores

João and Paulo are nature lovers always looking for adventure. João studied Mathematics and Informatics, besides that he loves photography and video, especially aerial photography. Paulo studied Applied Mathematics, is a Nature Guide and for some years he traveled and … Continue reading Meet João and Paulo who organise adventure activities in Azores

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6 things to do with family in Azores during half-term break

3 DAYS SIGHTSEEING WITH LOCAL DRIVER IN SÃO MIGUEL AZORES These 3 days of sightseeing in São Miguel island, Azores, are ideal for those who are short on time and even so wish to visit the main interesting points on … Continue reading 6 things to do with family in Azores during half-term break

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Did you know that the oldest and biggest dinosaur trail is located in Portugal?

Portugal is a  very rich  country in archaeological material. Dinosaur footprints are numerous and extensive. And the largest, and oldest rail – known in the world-, is open to visitors near Fatima.It has more than 1,000 footprints, and it’s estimated to be about … Continue reading Did you know that the oldest and biggest dinosaur trail is located in Portugal?

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4 traditions from Portugal to discover in 2017

In 2017 we challenge you to come and discover 4 Portuguese traditions: 1 – Conventual Pastry. If you have a sweet tooth you should try the immense variety of  Portuguese sweets which have a large part of their origin in the … Continue reading 4 traditions from Portugal to discover in 2017

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The village of Alter do Chão in Alentejo

Do you know the village of Alter do Chão? It is located in the south of Portugal in the region of Alentejo. Let us guide you on this little trip. Come and discover the greatest wealth of the region; The  Alter horses. … Continue reading The village of Alter do Chão in Alentejo

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12 Reasons to visit Portugal in 2017

  Of the many reasons to visit Portugal, we highlight 12: Historical legacy – From North to South this is a country where History can be touched and learned all over. Douro region – The oldest demarcated wine region in the country Azores islands … Continue reading 12 Reasons to visit Portugal in 2017

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Traditional Portuguese pottery

Portugal is a rich country in potteries. They can be found from north to south. The most important regions are Minho and Alentejo. Minho – Barcelos (North of Portugal) – The Bisalhães black pottery Almost extinct. Its production was exclusive of the … Continue reading Traditional Portuguese pottery