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Glamping Portugal – 8 Beautiful Portugal Glamping and Camping Sites & Experiences!

Glamping Portugal - 8 Wonderful Portugal Glamping and Camping Experiences

Want to connect nature and explore the natural beauty of Portugal, then this Glamping Portugal travel guide is perfect! Here we outline the 8 best Portugal glamping destinations to book for your next getaway! It’s no secret that Portugal, although small in size, is bursting at the seams with incredible natural beauty, stunning landmarks, architecture, […]

Best Lisbon Beaches – 11 Beautiful Beaches in Lisbon & Surrounds Worth Exploring!

Best Lisbon Beaches – 11 Beautiful Beaches in Lisbon & Surrounds Worth Exploring!

Some of the best Lisbon beaches are located in under an hour from the city with easy access by public transport. The most popular beaches in Lisbon are located either towards Cascais, close to Sintra, or further south along Costa da Caparica. After moving to Lisbon a few years back, we have had ample opportunity […]

Madeira Hiking – 6 Best and Most Beautiful Walks & Hikes in Madeira, Portugal, Worth Discovering!

Madeira Hiking - 6 Best and Most Beautiful Walks & Hikes in Madeira, Portugal, Worth Discovering!

Some of the best hikes in Madeira include the beautiful Vereda do Pico Ruivo, the Vereda do Areeiro, and the Vereda do Areeiro hiking trails. The Island is also known for its naturally beautiful Levada walks which we’ll outline in this guide! When we spent two weeks on the stunning island of Madeira, we knew […]

10 Best Souvenirs from Portugal – What to Buy in Portugal!

best souvenirs from Portugal

Travelling to Portugal and on the hunt for the best souvenirs from Portugal?  Bringing home a few special souvenirs from your trip helps lock in the memories from your time travelling. Whether you’re on a honeymoon vacation or a summer family trip, it’s always a good idea to select a few cool items to take […]

7 Beautiful Beaches in Madeira – Gorgeous Madeira Beaches Worth Exploring!

7 Best Beaches in Madeira - Madeira Beaches in Funchal, Porto Santo & Across The Madeira Islands Worth Exploring!

Some of the best beaches in Madeira include the sandy beaches of Calheta, Seixal, Prainha, and Machico, whilst Praia Formosa is a popular pebbly beach in Funchal! When we first moved to Portugal we decided to spend some time travelling to some of the countries most beautiful destinations. This of course meant ticking off some […]

8 Best Hikes in Portugal You Don’t Want to Miss Out On!

Ribeira do Faial da Terra-São Miguel - Azores Hiking Trails

8 Most incredible hikes & hiking trails in Portugal Searching for the best hikes in Portugal? Look no further than this of 8 Top Hiking Trails in Portugal! Portugal may be a small country, but the combination of its picturesque coastal views, lush forests, and rolling green countryside make it an incredibly scenic destination, and […]

The Ultimate Portuguese Drinks Guide

Portuguese Drinks Guide

12 Popular Portuguese drinks you need to try out when visiting Portugal! Ever wondered what Portugal has to offer by way of Portuguese drinks? Portuguese cuisine is more often than not at the forefront when discussing things to try out when visiting Portugal, but surprisingly, Portuguese spirits and drinks don’t get much of a mention […]

The Ultimate 3 Days in Lisbon Itinerary

3 Days in Lisbon - Torre de Belem

The perfect 3 days Lisbon itinerary Can you spend 3 days in Lisbon and expect to see most of the top sights and sounds? This is a question I’m often asked. And as much as I do personally feel you need more time; you certainly can get a good overview if you are limited to […]

8 Exciting Lisbon Hidden Gems Worth Exploring

Lisbon Hidden Gem - Palacio de Queluz

A selection of the best hidden gems in Lisbon, Portugal I often see posts claiming to describe top Lisbon hidden gems, but more often than not, they simply aren’t that hidden at all! Having called Lisbon my home for just over 3 years now, I’ve had the privilege to get to truly explore the city […]

Stunning viewpoints and views in Lisbon, not to miss!

Miradouro de Graça Lisbon

20 Incredible views, Lisbon viewpoints and rooftop bars to enjoy! Lisbon has definitely become the talk of the town and everyone who’s everyone wants to visit, if they haven’t already! A gorgeous city, wonderful weather, great food and warm and very friendly people, it’s no wonder that almost anyone visiting falls instantly head over heels […]