Porto Covo and the Pessegueiro Island, Portugal. Back to 1986, a Portuguese rock singer releases a music called Porto Covo and Bang … this little coastal village is now on the map, everybody knows about a place that used to be a relaxing spot for vacations. David MOnteiro Continue reading Porto Covo and the Pessegueiro Island, Portugal
Sines is quite photogenic location and the birthplace of one of the most famous Portuguese. Give it a try. David Monteiro Continue reading Sines, much more than the harbor and the beach
If you are planning to visit Lisbon, take the opportunity to see the Volvo Ocean Race ships. David Monteiro Continue reading Volvo Ocean Race 2017 in Lisbon
In 1506, Easter in Lisbon was forever marked by a tragic event. Between 4000 and 5000 people were killed and, some of them, after being tortured, accused of being Jews. David Monteiro Continue reading Lisbon’s pogrom of 1506
If you really wish for some vacations off the beaten track so consider going to the Lagoon of Taravilla … it will worth your time. David Monteiro Continue reading Off the beaten track vacations? Really?
The Café Nicola is one of the icons of Lisbon, is a “must visit” places in the city. David Monteiro Continue reading Café Nicola, a “must visit” place in Lisbon
When looking for the Jewish heritage in Portugal Castelo de Vide has to be in the list. David Monteiro Continue reading Jewish heritage of Castelo de Vide, Portugal
Donostia in Basque or San Sebastian in Spanish are the names of a magnificent Spanish Basque town. Are these names … Continue reading The origin of the name Donostia
Relaxing at the SPA of Casas do Côro after a walk in the Côa Valley is an experience I definitively recommend. Continue reading Relaxing at the SPA of Casas do Côro
What is Port wine and how do you start by understating how to choose one is what you will fin in this post. Continue reading What is Port wine?