Sortelha and Serra da Estrela

Serra da Estrela is a mountain range located in the center interior of…


The Douro region

The Douro region is one of the oldest and most splendid vineyard regions in…


The Madeira archipelago

The Madeira archipelago is an autonomous region of Portugal located in the…


The Castle of São Jorge

The Castle of São Jorge is located at the top of one of Lisbon’s hills. It’s…


The Port Wine

Grapes have been continuously planted in Portugal since the ancient times and…


The medieval village of Monsaraz

The village of Monsaraz is comprised within the municipality of Reguengos de…


Cante from Alentejo

The region of Alentejo comprises almost a third of the Portuguese territory,…


The Romantic Village of Sintra

Sintra is a village located in the outskirts of Lisbon, between forested…


A Brief Historical Introduction of Portugal

Portugal is located in the extreme southwest of Europe and is limited by Spain…


Mértola is the most Arab city of Portugal

Mértola is a village in the district of Beja, in the southernmost point of the…


The name of the Azores

The Autonomous Region of the Azores is a group of 9 islands of volcanic origin,…


The Popular Saints of Lisbon

June is the month of the popular saints, a period when the oldest and typical…


Lisbon’s Tram 28

The iconic route number 28 of the tram network of CARRIS is one of the most…


La Rambla or Las Ramblas of Barcelona

La Rambla was a place through which the rainwater would flow in rainy days. The…


What is the Big Ben of London? A tower, a clock or a bell?

The Westminster Palace (the meeting place of the Parliament) is located in…