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November 2015

he stylish Manor House that belonged to the Cáceres family for more than five generations is now the setting to the newest Inn in the small, charming village of Fornos de Algodres. After four years of refurbishment works, the Solar dos Cáceres in the Centro region of Portugal, Dão wine country, was opened this year with eight guest rooms (5 double standard and 3 double twin), an outdoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi and Bar. Read more →


The new hotel, incorporating Roman ruins and a history that is interwoven with Lisbon and Portugal’s own, is in a fifteenth century building that has undergone a total restoration and modernization. Read more →


Something of a secret Europeans keep to themselves, Portugal hides away from the cross-traffic Euro travel path by dint of its geography. Because it is not centrally located, fewer travelers find it, meaning lower prices in its architecturally gorgeous cities and along its rugged and sandy coastlines. By avoiding the high dollar restaurants and a lot of taxi-taking, budget travelers will find lodging, food, wine, museums (most of them are free on Sundays) and train travel intrinsically affordable. Read more →