Snow getting you down? Azores Airlines is kicking off expanded weekly service to the Azores and mainland Portugal from Boston. Azores Airlines is the only airline offering non-stop service to the Azores from New England. Starting next week, the airline will offer five flights a week, on Friday, Saturday,
February 4, 2018 - February 10, 2018
Today, Castro Verde is well worth a visit. (And YES, Lisbon’s hot Campo de Ourique neighborhood is named for the battle).There are several monuments to the battle. You can walk the battlefield, and see the legendary place that Portugal began, still a rolling plain dotted by cork trees. And, at the Basilica’s single nave is covered in tiles impressively telling the tale the Battle of Ourique in detail.