For an ancient nation, Portugal has its share of places with interesting names, which are often corruptions of ancient Roman or pre-Roman names. In some cases, the exact origin is lost
Portugal is full of luscious gardens from north to south, where visitors can catch a cool breeze on the warmest of days and, possibly, learn the secrets of Portugal's history.
How about a swim at natural pools of Porto Moniz? They were formed by volcanic lava, naturally filled with Atlantic seawater. If you're traveling with your family, these pools will guarantee fun times here on Madeira Island. And don't forget: take some great pictures and share them with us!
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!!
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At Coimbra's Portugal dos Pequenitos - a 75-year old park that celebrates Portuguese history, architecture and monuments, but on a smaller scale.
Cristiano Ronaldo and the Pestana Group have opened the first CR7hotel in Funchal, Madeira Island. This ‘kicks off’ of the partnership between Dionísio Pestana and Cristiano Ronaldo – who both are from Madeira.
Portuguese hospitality will await fan comforted by Portuguese boy after Euro 2016 defeat
Portugal are the champions of Europe – winning the 2016 European Cup - and one place to see world-class soccer is Portugal. Professional world-class soccer is just 6 hours away this fall.
The European Cup final is Sunday… France/Portugal! And one place to see world-class soccer is Portugal. Soccer (futebol) is the most popular sport in Portugal today - and despite a population of just 10 million people, Portugal ranks 8th in the world on the FIFA/Coca-Cola Ranking. In fact, there are 135,000 professional players in Portugal, and its top teams are some of the best in Europe!