The new Douro Royal Valley Hotel and Spa opened this summer with sweeping views across the Douro River and 70 luxury rooms. The Douro is one of the hottest destinations in Portugal, the European nation widely declared THE destination of 2017
The Vatican announced that Pope Francis will visit Portugal in 2017 to mark the 100th anniversary of Fátima. Pope Francis will make a pilgrimage to Portugal’s Shrine of Fátima between May 12 and 13, 2017, to commemorate the Centennial of the Apparitions of Our Lady of Fátima. This will be the pinnacle of a yearlong celebration
Come for the color, the pageantry, and a chance to see a colorful past come to life. Oh, don't forget: Music is a reward from the public to a cavaleiro who is doing a good job. If things are going well, feel free to whistle at the top of your lungs and shout “Música, pa, Música!!
Vilamoura World is moving ahead with its revitalization plans for Vilamoura by implementing and developing its 400 hectares Masterplan. In this way, the master developer has reaffirmed its strong commitment to the resort’s development and to boost tourism development and investment in the Algarve region.
Madeira, for the second year in a row, has won the title of the World's leading island destination. Madeira was recognized by the World Travel Awards (WTA) as the World's leading island destination, in a contest that included 13 competitors.
Wine, garlic, a dash of salt – tasty, and so good that it is enjoyed around the world.
Inland areas supply succulent and tender meats that make this region a major attraction for hunting enthusiasts. In the inland Northern areas, we find smoked meats and sausages in Chaves and Lamego, spicy garlic sausage ("alheiras") in Mirandela, and pickled pork sausage ("salpicões") in Vinhais.
Company carried 967,350 Passengers increasing by 25% versus 2015
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Azores Airlines will offer new service this summer from Providence to Porto, Portugal. The new service will be offered weekly, on Fridays, between June 2 and September 29, 2017. The widebody Airbus aircraft will fly direct to Porto with a stop in the Azores in Ponta Delgada.