Tag Archives: Portugal Travel

Christmas in Portugal – why you have to visit!

Christmas in Lisbon - Winter Wonderland Lisbon

A complete guide to spending Christmas in Portugal Having lived most my life in the southern hemisphere and being more accustomed to a warm and sunny festive season, I had often dreamt as a child of experiencing the magic and wonder of Christmas in Europe.  But, let’s be honest, when most people think of Christmastime […]

How to get from Lisbon to Fatima, Portugal!

Lisbon to Fatima, Portugal

Getting from Lisbon to Fatima, Portugal Located in the central region of Portugal, Fátima is one of the most significant religious pilgrimage sites found globally. Catholics from around the world travel to Fatima to visit the site where it is believed that Mary, in 1917 appeared to three Shepard children. This, was said to be […]

Getting from Lisbon to Evora, Portugal

Lisbon to Evora

How to travel from Lisbon to Évora On our first trip to Portugal we somehow decided on visiting the historic & medieval city of Évora, the capital of the Alentejo region in Portugal. Not that we knew much about the city itself, but it was a good stopping point on our planned route. And oh […]

How to get from Lisbon to Obidos!

A pretty door with vines in Obidos

How to travel from Lisbon to Obidos! When we first moved to Portugal back in 2017, family and friends kept suggesting that we prioritise a visit to Obidos, situated about an hour outside of the Lisbon.  From the very first visit I can honestly say, I fell in love with this beautiful historic and medieval […]

Money saving tips for travel in Portugal!

Budget friendly tips for your next trip to Portugal!​​ Working in travel and being an avid traveller myself, I get it, you’ve saved up all your heard earned money and now you’re almost ready to get on that plane! But the dreaded question always lingers…have I saved enough spending money! Well, as always, my mission […]