Pastéis de Belém, the history and the secret

Pastéis de Belém are probably the most well-known and loved pastries by tourists visiting Portugal. More than 20.000 are made daily by the Confeitaria (pastry factory), located very close to the Belém Tower and the Jerónimos’ Monastery. The monastery played a central role in the history of these delicacies. The recipe for the Pastéis de…

The Algarve bets on Cycling & Walking

It was with great excitment that we received news of the initiative of ANA – Airports of Portugal, to ask TDI (Tourism Development International) for a study that addressed the needs of tourism demand in the Cycling & Walking segment in the Algarve region. This international entity presented some suggestions as a result of this…

Touring the Blue Coast

A biking holiday shoud be fun, enriching and invigorating, not just healthy. One of our tours addresses these three goals, using the beautiful “Costa Azul” (Blue Coast) as a backdrop. The Blue Coast stretches from Lisbon to Sines (160 km), with extensive sandy areas, rocky slopes, nature reserves, tiny villages and picturesque towns, making it…