5 River Beaches in Portugal

5 River Beaches in Portugal

Summer in Portugal is not only about the sandy beaches in the South – we’ll write about that soon! It’s also about exploring the interior of the country and being astonished by the beauty and majesty of nature.  As temperatures rise and we all love a good swim,...
6 Restaurants in Porto

6 Restaurants in Porto

Visiting Portugal implies that you are a food lover! It is impossible to ignore the gastronomical traditions and the influence the food has on the Portuguese people. In Porto, this is almost a mandatory feature. We all have childhood memories that include our...
The Serralves Foundation

The Serralves Foundation

Porto’s inhabitants have a very close relationship with the city. Not only the city itself but with some specific places. Serralves is one of them. It’s a love-hate relationship with this structure.  It’s a museum and a park. The Museum is in the list of the most...
Moorish Heritage in Portugal

Moorish Heritage in Portugal

Portugal (and the Iberian Peninsula) was, for centuries, occupied by different peoples, with distinct cultures and religions. From the Roman to the Celts, going through Moorish occupation and being conquered back by the Catholic, all of them left their mark on the...
Popular Festivities in Portugal

Popular Festivities in Portugal

Portuguese like to celebrate. We all like to get together with friends and family, eat, drink and dance. If there are fireworks involved, that’s the cherry on top of the cake. Popular Festivities in Portugal happen especially in the month of June. They are the perfect...
Jewish Heritage in Portugal

Jewish Heritage in Portugal

Nowadays Portugal is a country where communities of different religions live in harmony and without major upheavals. Nevertheless, we all know that the Inquisition ruled in Europe and Jews were persecuted. As we are now free from that persecution and cherish history,...