• Portugal
  • Nazaré, Central Portugal’s Alternative to the Algarve

    Nazare Beachfront

    Certainly one of the most popular places to visit in Portugal is the southern Algarve region, known for its beaches and coastline. Visitors mostly come to the Algarve for affordable holidays by the beach and to get a taste of coastal Portuguese life. With that popularity though comes crowds and plenty of commercialised tourism. Surprisingly, travellers […]

  • Portugal
  • A Cool Wine Tour of the Douro Valley, Portugal

    Douro Valley

    When it comes to visiting northern Portugal, the Douro Valley is one destination tourists can’t miss. The region combines sun-baked landscapes with rustic villages, not to mention one of the premier wine destinations in Europe. While port wine may be most commonly associated with the city of Porto, it’s really the entire Douro Valley that deserves […]

  • Europe
  • 5 Sightseeing Nature Walks in Europe

    For such a long settled region, Europe still has plenty of corners where the wilderness is left alone. Where nature is allowed to do its thing and those that enjoy getting away from it all have somewhere to go. This means there’s no shortage of destinations for nature walking and hiking for those travelling to Europe. […]

  • Elsewheres
  • Elsewhere: The Enchanting Seaside of Aveiro, Portugal

    Aveiro

    Boat rides down canals past traditional tiled houses, a stones throw from the beach in this little seaside city known as the “Portuguese Venice”. Aveiro, once a small fishing town, is now an emerging tourist destination for Portugal. Located south of Porto on Portugal’s Atlantic coast, Aveiro is a petite port city known for its production of salt and seaweed. […]