Portugal is, in our opinion, one of the most underrated travel destinations in all of Europe. For a small country, it packs a whopping punch. This place has it all, from historic castles and lively cities to white sand beaches and volcanic islands. In this blog post, we are going to cover everything you need to know about travelling through Portugal and how to make the most of your time.
Portugal is, in our opinion, one of the most underrated travel destinations in all of Europe. For a small country, it packs a big punch. From historic cities and castles to white-sand beaches and vineyards, this place really has it all. In this post, we are going to go over everything you can’t miss in this jaw-dropping area and how to make the most of 2 weeks in Portugal!
Straight out of a fairytale, Sintra is a charming little town in Portugal that is home to several magnificent castles. Only about 30 minutes northwest of Lisbon, 1-2 days here is perfect for touring the area. In this post, I will go over which castles you can’t miss, how to get to each one, and which route to follow in order to avoid the crowds!
Porto is a vibrant and lively coastal city located in northern Portugal. This colourful community lies along the stunning Douro River and offers visitors a taste of culture unparalleled anywhere else in the country. Although Porto is a bit of a trek from other popular destinations like Lisbon and The Algarve, it is an area you do not want to miss.
The Algarve is an incredible piece of coastline located along Portugal’s south shore. With several unique beaches, charming villages, fantastic restaurants, and legendary nightlife, this is one of the most popular areas in the country. Keep reading for 10 Algarve beaches you need to add to your bucket list!
Lisbon is the vibrant capital of Portugal and one of our favourite cities in all of Europe. With its warm climate, rich history, mouth-watering food, and lively atmosphere, spending 2 days in Lisbon is an incredibly easy thing to do! Keep reading for the best itinerary for your first time in Lisbon.