The month of December arrives in the parks and monuments of Sintra brimming with Holiday spirit. To commemorate the festive season, there is a range of different initiatives all wrapped up in color, music and animation to help you get away from the hassles of shopping and share some quality moments of happiness whether in the company of family or friends.
Lisbon is one the hottest destinations in Europe these days - but you might miss something special along the way. Now, with Azores Airlines’ new free stopover you can choose Lisbon and the Azores for one low price. The stopover adds a stay in the Azores at no extra cost - just pay the airfare to and from Lisbon.
Florbela Espanca ( 1894 — 1930). Was the mother of the feminist movement in Portugal, whose full life shaped her poems.
Rabaçal cheese is an old tradition made in a small town near Penela, in the District of Coimbra, Portugal. It is a DOC-type designation of origin in accordance with European Union standards. And it is damn good. It can be enjoyed like entrance, dessert or like light meal.
Azores Airlines will again offer Bay Area traveler’s direct flights to Terceira Island, Azores, beginning on June 12, 2018 from Oakland International Airport. All Azores Airlines will flights conveniently connect with inter-island flights in the Azores and to Porto and Lisbon.
The first ever National Geographic Exodus Aveiro Fest will be an International Travel and Adventure Photography and Video Festival set in the coastal city of Aveiro, in the Centro de Portugal region. Bringing together the professionals to talk about their lives and share their projects, the program will run from December 1 to 3, 2018
Portuguese love soup. Indeed, a Portuguese meal is incomplete without it! Consequently, recipes for soup abound, from caldeirdada fish stew in the Algarve region, to sopa de Pedra (stone soup) from the country's central region, to Papas de abobora (pumpkin stew)
Getting to the Azores is an easy 4-hour flight. And now, the cost is pretty easy too! Azores Airlines is offering that winter escape deal: Round-trip, non-stop air from Boston to São Miguel, 6 nights hotel with breakfast, transfers, 2 island tours (with lunch) and more. All for $1,229, per person based on double occupancy. Pretty much an entire vacation in the Azores!
The original Feijoada à Transmontana is the genesis for all other feijoadas that followed. It is a balance of sausages, less desirable meats, red beans (always) and cabbage. Next time you are in Bragança or Mogadouro, try the real thing!