Albufeira attractions

Albufeira attractions

Famous mostly for its fantastic beaches and amazing landscape created by rocks and cliffs, Albufeira is also worth visiting due to its historical monuments and cultural activities (festivals). Albufeira attractions invite you on a journey around the remarkable historical sites of this place. But before we start browsing history pages, we should make a stop on the beach. Albufeira has several small beaches, each with its own particularity and enchantment, Peneco, Pescadores and Inatel bei... [ read more ]

Visiting Albufeira

Visiting Albufeira

Located in the center of Algarveregion, Albufeira is one of the most known holiday resorts in this part of the country. Appreciated mostly for its enjoyable beaches and serene waters, Albufeira is also an important historical site. Visiting Albufeira will try to give you some guidelines on the historical background of the city, on the best accommodation in the area and of course on how to get to Albufeira. Historical background Known as Baltum in the Roman times, Albufeira was conquered ... [ read more ]

Albufeira nightlife

Albufeira nightlife

If you are thinking of planning a trip to Albufeira then, for sure you will also need some tips on the best place to hang out and have a good time. When the sun sets, all the tourists exchange the beauty of the beach with the vibration of the lively Albufeira nightlife. Mostly located in the newest part of the city, the variety of restaurants, bars and club overwhelm everyone who comes to Strip. Restaurants There are many great restaurants in Albufeira that will impress you with their fa... [ read more ]

Top Sintra attractions (part II)

Top Sintra attractions (part II)

In this second part of Top Sintra attractions we will continue our journey through this magical land and discover more of its historical spots and impressive monuments that place this small town on the map of tourism. Toy Museum Regardless of one’s age, everybody likes toys and enjoys being a kid for a few moments. Therefore, make sure you put Toy Museum on your tourist map as you will for sure be amazed of what you will see there. More than 40000 pieces of toys, original Ferrari minia... [ read more ]

Top Sintra attractions (part I)

Top Sintra attractions (part I)

As I mentioned in my previous post, if you have the possibility of visiting Lisbon, you must go to Sindra as there are many interesting and important monuments here that are not only representative for Portugal but also for the entire history and culture of the south western Europe. Castle of the Moors and Pena National Palace (already presented in the latest post) are definitely the icons of this city, its entire evolution being strongly connected to these two edifices but there are still o... [ read more ]

Visiting Sintra

Visiting Sintra

Located in Grande Lisboa Region, Sintra is a small town with nearly 33,000 inhabitants. Though little known, Sintra was acknowledged by UNESCO as a World Heritege especially due to its Romantic style traced in the magnificent architectural monuments. Those who are interested in visiting Sintra will be pleased to find out that the town is close to Lisbon (only 28 km from the Portuguese capital) and that many tour guides frequently organize day trips to Sintra. . Historical background   ... [ read more ]

Madeira attractions nearby

Madeira attractions nearby

So you have decided to book a flight to Funchal and enjoy the beauty of Madeira landscape, the fantastic waters and of course the exclusive nightlife as much as you can. There are still many things that you can do while being in this wonderful area. Take a day or two and explore Madeira attraction nearby as I am sure you will not regret it. Savage vegetation, historical places, blue and serene waters, fantastic beaches can easily be accessed from Madeira Islands. Desertas Islands and Sauv... [ read more ]

Madeira nightlife

Madeira nightlife

Visiting the main attraction of Madeira or spending quality time on the beach, sunbathing or surfing are only a few of the wonders that Madeira offers to its tourists, the other part means getting to know the nightlife of the islands. So, here are a few suggestions of the best bars, clubs, cafés and restaurants that will spice up your night. Restaurants and café A perfect night cannot start on an empty stomach. If you are thinking of having a late dinner before getting to know the Madeira ... [ read more ]

Top Madeira beaches

Top Madeira beaches

I do not know about you, but for me the basic ingredients for a perfect holiday are unique beaches, stunning landscape and, of course, azure waters. Or not? Of course an idyllic environment is attractive for those who want to take a break from the crowded and noisy cities but you should keep in mind that many beaches in Portugal are unique, even strange at a first glance and thus, should be explored to the fullest. So, if you haven’t made any plans yet, I invite you to explore the Top Madeira... [ read more ]