Where to stay in Batalha

Where to stay in Batalha

If you decide to visit Batalha, this small town of Portugal, situated in the Leiria District, you will probably wonder where to settle down during your visit here. So, I’m going to help you with that. I will show you Where to stay in Batalha. Hotel Do Maestre Afonso Domingues This hotel is named after the architect Afonso Domingues, the one who began the construction of the Monastery of Santa Maria da Vitoria, the main objective in Batalha, in 1386. First of all, this is a great choice b... [ read more ]

Accommodation tips in Evora

Accommodation tips in Evora

As we mentioned in our previous post, New Year’s Eve in Portugal represents an extraordinary moment not only for the Portuguese people but also for tourists. Portugal is quite visited during this time of year thus, it might be a problem for some of you to find an appropriate place to dwell during your holiday. I chose the subject on accommodation tips Evora for this article because the Christian traditions and the beauty of the winter holidays attract many people from all over the world theref... [ read more ]

A short visit to Portuguese museums

A short visit to Portuguese museums

  Before telling yourself that going to a museum is probably a boring activity let me give you some good reasons that might change your mind. First of all a visit to a museum is a good way of learning, learning about a people’s culture, about the most representative personalities and pieces of art but it can also be very entertaining, especially for the kids. In Portugal, the value of museums is appreciated not only at a local level but also worldwide as many of the exhibits ar... [ read more ]

Basic information before visiting Portugal

Basic information before visiting Portugal

  You have decided to visit Portugal. You bought your plain tickets, you prepared a short itinerary with the places you want to see, you established the amount you are willing to spend and booked a room in a hotel. So everything seems perfect. If you do not want to experience any unpleasant surprises I suggest you should take into consideration some basic information before visiting Portugal. Here are some tips and advices that might come in handy to you while being in a foreign coun... [ read more ]