🇵🇹 Portugal


3 March 2021

Environmental concerns halt plan for new Lisbon airport

The planned construction of a second airport in Lisbon, Portugal, has been blocked by Portugal’s aviation regulator ANAC following environmental concerns from local councils. The new […]
1 March 2021

Porto and Northern Portugal Tourism launch campaign to (re)discover the region – virtually

The Tourism of Porto and Northern Portugal region have launched a campaign on its Facebook page inviting followers to (re)visit the destination through videos that show […]
23 February 2021

Carmen Miranda will have a new museum in Portugal

The new Carmen Miranda Museum, in Marco de Canaveses, Portugal, with an estimated cost of € 1.1 million is expected to be be completed in June […]
23 February 2021

Carmen Miranda: The lady with the tutti frutti hat

Carmen Miranda, the extravagant and energetic lady with the tutti frutti hat, is a Portuguese-born actress and singer who became one of the biggest icons in Brazil. Maria do […]
19 February 2021

Madeira extends ‘green corridor’ to those vaccinated against or recovered from Covid-19

Madeira has broadened its tourist arrival policy: those tourists who present proof of vaccination or recovery from Covid-19 within 90 days, will be allowed to arrive […]
17 February 2021

Casa Ermelinda Freitas: A success made of Love

Every day Leonor Freitas contemplates her vineyard. There are moments, such as when it’s time for pruning the vines, where it seems to be nothing left. […]
11 February 2021

Contemporary landmarks of the youngest city in Portugal

The Portuguese city of Braga has a lot to offer its visitors as it proved recently in claiming the title of Best European Destination for 2021. […]
10 February 2021

Exploring Harry Potter locations by Portuguese cruise

Viking River Cruises Helgrim ship takes travellers along Portugal’s River of Gold, the Douro, exploring the many beautiful sights of the country by boat. However, in […]
10 February 2021

Braga is the Best European Destination to visit in 2021

The city of Braga, in the North of Portugal, has been voted the Best European Destination for 2021, after being selected in first place from a […]
9 February 2021

Visit Portugal launches new sustainability campaign

Visit Portugal is launching a new campaign aimed at travelers from the United Kingdom. The campaign includes a video calling for a strong focus on responsible […]
5 February 2021

Braga wants to be the 2021 Best European Destination

For the 2021 “Best Destination in Europe” award, some of the cities competing are: Paris, Rome, Vienna, Florence, Braga, Capri and Cappadocia. The list of 20 […]
2 February 2021

Bracara Augusta: Revisiting Roman times in Braga

Braga is one of the oldest Portuguese cities, located in the northwestern part of the country. Still today, it is considered the religious center of Portugal […]
1 February 2021

Travel restrictions in brief: Portugal 🇵🇹

Note: Last update of this article occurred on February 1st, 2021 1. The Government has approved a new set of measures to regulate the extension of […]
29 January 2021

Serra da Estrela: The mountain that touches the sky

Embroidered between enchanted valleys, viewpoints and strange rock formations, Serra da Estrela in Portugal offers nature in its purest state. From waterfalls and idyllic river beaches, […]
27 January 2021

10 Most Instagrammable Places in Lisbon

Lisbon is the capital and largest city of Portugal. It is one of the oldest cities in the world, and the second-oldest European capital city after […]
27 January 2021

A new Holocaust Museum inaugurated in Portugal

The first Holocaust museum opened its doors in Portugal’s second largest city, Porto. The event marked a historic moment for Holocaust education in the region. The […]
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