Skip to Content

A Guide to the Best Things to do in Silves

Situated a little inland from the sea on the Algarve coast of Portugal, the charming and historical town of Silves is a must-see for architecture lovers and history buffs alike. Best seen over the course of a long afternoon so as to enjoy all that the city has to offer, here’s your guide to the …

Read More about A Guide to the Best Things to do in Silves

A Guide to the Best Things to do in Faro

Home to the main airport which serves the South of Portugal, the city of Faro is often overlooked in favour of its more popular counterparts such as Albufeira or Lagos. However, those who take the time to discover Faro will uncover its many treasures such as a charming old town complete with cobbled streets, and …

Read More about A Guide to the Best Things to do in Faro

How to Visit Quinta da Aveleda, A Charming Porto Day Trip

Deep in the Portuguese countryside and surrounded by swathes of vineyards, Quinta da Aveleda is certainly one destination you won’t want to miss off your Portugal bucket list. Located around a half hour drive from the city of Porto, this breathtaking destination boasts beautiful botanical gardens and the chance to sample local wines and cheeses. …

Read More about How to Visit Quinta da Aveleda, A Charming Porto Day Trip

One week in Northern Spain and Portugal Itinerary

For those seeking sun, history, and plenty of quintessentially local cuisine, a road trip through Northern Spain and Portugal may well be the answer. After all, a little off the beaten tourist track in comparison with plenty of other European destinations, this seven-day adventure is the perfect way to experience stunning architecture and oodles of …

Read More about One week in Northern Spain and Portugal Itinerary

10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Places to Visit in Northern Portugal

Characterised by its rocky terrain, world-famous vineyards, and stunning towns, the North of Portugal remains one of the best-kept secrets of Western Europe. Home to a plethora of things to do for every taste, budget, and time-scale, here’s your guide to the most breathtakingly beautiful places to visit in Northern Portugal… #ad | This post …

Read More about 10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Places to Visit in Northern Portugal

Livraria Lello: Is this the Most Beautiful Bookshop in Porto?

For fans of the wizarding world that is Harry Potter, the beautiful bookstore of Livraria Lello likely needs no introduction. Located on the fringes of old town Porto in Northern Portugal, this independent shop is characterised by its wooden panelling bookshelves stacked full of books surrounding a central (and ever so lavish) spiralling staircase. Here’s a …

Read More about Livraria Lello: Is this the Most Beautiful Bookshop in Porto?