Best accommodation in Lisbon

Best accommodation in Lisbon

If you have already decided to spend your holiday in Lisbon, then I bet you have a lot of planning to do so that everything would turn all right. My advice is to focus your energy on planning the perfect itinerary and establishing the most important sights you want to see. Do not worry about the place where you will dwell as I will offer you some tips on the best accommodation in Lisbon for every need from hotels and hostels to maybe more unusual places for accommodation. Hope this short guide w... [ read more ]

Porto, Portugal’s cultural capital

Porto, Portugal’s cultural capital

Porto, the second biggest city in Portugal also a significant cultural center and one of the most appealing spots for the artistic spirits. Its important museums, festivals, art galleries, theaters, cinemas and other artistic manifestations that attract thousands of visitors every year are probably the main reasons for calling Porto, Portugal’s cultural capital. Take a short tour with the help of this article below and decide for yourself if Porto is really a city worth visiting - which I am ... [ read more ]

Lisbon viewpoints

Lisbon viewpoints

Lisbon is a beautiful city that should be explored as often as possible, from the various monuments and museums to the wonderful beaches and parks, there are definitely a lot of attractions in these seven hills city. Those who like to take things slowly and enjoy the rhythm of the city at their own pace but also do not want to miss the best of Lisbonshould explore the breathtaking miradouros of the capital. If you are not familiar with the term, then find out that miradouros are terraces or spot... [ read more ]

Top 5 Lisbon sights

Top 5 Lisbon sights

Lisbonis a charming European city, a mixture of traditional and modern sights that has many surprises in store for its visitors. Even though this may not be the first time you come to Lisbon, there are a couple of monuments, symbols of the Portuguese history and culture that should not be missed. Top 5 Lisbon sights will reveal some of the most important and significant monuments both for the Portuguese nation but also for the European civilization. Let’s get started! Santa Engracia Church ... [ read more ]

A short guide for tourists in Lisbon

A short guide for tourists in Lisbon

From the outstanding combination of tradition and innovation reflected both in its classical and modern edifices to the wonderful and unforgettable atmosphere you discover every step of the way, Lisbon, the capital of Portugal is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. “A short guide for tourists in Lisbon” brings you some of the most important aspects of the Lisbon’s history, culture and civilization, about a city that will captivate you from the very first moment. Historical b... [ read more ]

Portugal for budget travelers

Portugal for budget travelers

  If you are searching for a dream holiday but your budget is affected by the crisis period, then the best option is to make a list of the most affordable countries that are both accessible in terms of money and provide the perfect ingredients to enjoy yourself. Portugal for budget travelers is definitely a great option as you will later on see for yourself. So, start preparing your travel itinerary as if you were real guide and pay attention to the fallowing tips and tricks that mig... [ read more ]

Top Portuguese events in 2011

Top Portuguese events in 2011

If you haven’t made plans for this year but you are thinking of taking part at some of the most important sport competitions, major musical concerts or film festivals, then, a short guide of the top Portuguese events in 2011 might come in handy. As you will see, you have a large variety of events to choose from. Musical events   One of the greatest events that will take place this year in Lisbonis Optimus Alive Festival, a musical happening that will gather some of the most appreciat... [ read more ]

Portuguese craftsmanship

Portuguese craftsmanship

The fame of the Portuguese people lies not only in their daring spirit that led to the Golden Age of Discoveries, but also in their creativity and knowledge in different fields like ceramics, prints, embroideries, leather that all reflect the Portuguese craftsmanship. The diversity in styles and colors, characteristic for this part of Europe combined with the finest techniques (traditional or modern ones) impress the eyes of the tourists. Handcrafts of Minho Probably the most known Portugues... [ read more ]

The most important Portuguese inventions

The most important Portuguese inventions

The power to innovate, to create something new is definitely the most significant asset of our human specie. Nothing in the world is more precious than cultivating the sparkling minds of people with an idea that will develop into something absolutely astonishing. Without any doubt, Portuguese people is placed on a high rank among the most creative people and taking into consideration the strategy to increase the Portuguese innovation domain by 40%, I reckon it is about time I present you the mos... [ read more ]