Journey To Portugal Tag

Pestana Porto A Brasileira Hotel – City Center and Heritage Building New opening in Porto – 10th March 2018 It is the newest 5 stars in downtown Porto. Built in the A Brasileira Café, the 1st café serving coffee in a cup on the early 20th Century,...

Winter goes well with mountain and wool, and with Pura Lã Hotel, in Covilhã. The family that owns the hotel has a long history in the wool industry and decided to share it with its guests. From the architecture to the decoration everything has a strong connection...

“And the winner is… Portugal”, that is what we want to hear next December 10th, when the name of the winner of World Travel Awards 2017 will be known. Portugal is competing with Maldives, Malaysia, South Africa, Brazil and Spain. But we will be happy, just the...

Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon - Temporary exhibitions gallery Mirrors are particularly interesting objects since they have the ability to transport us to other dimensions, leading us into the realms of spirituality, dreams, or even nightmares. Artists employ mirrors for various reasons, as they can both reveal and disguise elements...

Torel Avantgarde, the new boutique hotel in Porto. In a building from the 40’s,  47 rooms and an amazing view over the river. The rooms are inspired in Portuguese and foreign artists and each is different from the other. The hotel has a nice restaurant by the name...

Temporary Exhibition at Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga - The Islands of the White Gold From 2017 Nov 16 to 2018 Mar 18. The introduction of sugar cane farming into the archipelago of Madeira towards the end of the first half of the fifteenth century, coupled with...

Planning a staff or board meeting til the end of this year. We have a good suggestion to make you. Take a plane and fly to Algarve for a great meeting at Vila Monte Hotel in the country side of the Algarve. WORK HARD / HAVE FUN Special...

Restaurant Vela Latina – Lisbon Lisbon is a vibrant city. For us working in the tourism business, the challenge of updating our clients and friends with what is new in the country, it  is an everyday job. Today our attention goes to the almost historic restaurant Vela...

The Azulejos and Portuguese Decorative Art There is so much to see and learn in Portugal regarding azulejos and decorative arts. The azulejo arrived with the Arabs but it has been alive and in transformation ever since.  We can find it decorating a royal palace or a...

The city of Porto has been elected the Best European Destination 2017. After a three weeks’ period of online voting, Porto was elected Best European Destination 2017 and won this prestigious title. We totally agree. Check here why!...