Things to see in Batalha

Things to see in Batalha

Many people claim that one has not a lot of things to see in Batalha and that one day is enough to visit it. However, I believe that if you are paying attention at the things you see, you’ll be fascinated by their beauty or by their historical importance. The main objective in town remains the Monastery. Therefore, I’ll present you some information that you should know about its content and about what you should see here: The Founder’s Chapel A special attraction of the Batalha’s M... [ read more ]

Batalha’s gastronomy and wine-growing

Batalha’s gastronomy and wine-growing

The gastronomy is a very important part of the travel experience, because it can help you discover better the country that you visit. What speaks better about the locals than the food that they eat? And for everything to be in its place, a good food is associated with a good wine. Therefore, your vacation will be a real success if you choose a location that has both a traditional cuisine and an appreciated wine region. The town of Batalha is the answer of all your questions. In order to convince... [ read more ]

Things you should know about Batalha’s Abbey

Things you should know about Batalha’s Abbey

Whether you are local, student or just a visitor in town, you should definitely go to see the Monastery of Batalha. But before you decide hitting the road, here some Things you should know about the Batalha’s Abbey:  The History of the Monastery The Monastery of Batalha, more commonly known by the locals as Mosteiro de Santa Maria da Vitoria de Batalha, was built to commemorate the victory of the Portuguese over the Castilians at the battle of Aljubarrota in 1385. Actually, it represent... [ read more ]

Top attractions in Batalha

Top attractions in Batalha

Batalha, this little town in Portugal, offers many interesting sightseeing for those who choose to visit it. Even if most of the tourists come in this location to see the Monastery of Santa Maria da Vitoria, during their stroll they discover other beautiful objectives, like museums, churches or statues. For those who want to find more about the town here is Top attractions in Batalha: Alta Estremadura Ethnographic Museum / Casa da Madalena Alta Estremadura Ethnographic Museum was opened ... [ read more ]

Must see festivals and fairs (Obidos)

Must see festivals and fairs (Obidos)

When people visit a foreign country they want to see something unique and different,  something to make their journey worth to be remembered. What makes Obidos so special to tell you about is its  intimacy, being a small town, with a beautiful community of people. That’s why the events organized here are always appreciated by the residents or by the visitors. So, if you decide to come in Obidos, you Must see festival and fairs that take place here during the year. The International Chocolat... [ 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 ]