It’s harvest season!!!

Did you know that September is the peak of harvest season in Portugal? The vineyards come alive, while workers actively pick the mature grapes that will originate wonderful wines… only the best bunches are selected for the super premium, that, in most places is still produced the old way – selecting the best varieties and…

Portuguese Gastronomy influences the world – Tempura

Did you know that the famous Japanese tempura is of Portuguese origin? Portuguese arrived for the first time to japan in 1543, by a strike of luck, since they were intending to go to Macau instead, but they ended up at the Japanese island of Tanegashima. Our commercial relationship with Japan started here and trading…

Have you ever tried a digital detox?

Why not turn your next holidays into an opportunity to get away from such a digital dependent world? We are sure that won’t be easy, but for certain will allow you to reconnect with yourself in a rediscovered way… We currently live in such a world that social media and the new technologies consume us…

A path of self discovery – St. James Way

There’s always this time in our lives that we evaluate ourselves and feel the need to get in touch with our deeper self, with our beliefs, with our faith… You may find yourself in the need to go on a silent retreat, or on a special walkabout… St. James Way, is a spiritual path that…

Detox after the holidays – 5 tips for a clean start

  The Holidays are a privileged time to be spent with the family, and a time to forget all about the diets, restrictions and taste our Gradma’s delicious chocolate mousse or our Mom’s special turkey stuffing… After these lasts weeks of self indulgence, it’s time to  get back on track! We’ll give you 5 simple…

5 tips for cycling with kids

Have you ever wondered what activities you could do with your kids that would make everyone happy? Cycling is one of them. Apart from being fun and safe, it’s also a healthy activity that everyone can do. To take the most out of this experience, we share with you 5 tips for cycling with kids….

Top 5 Portuguese castles to visit

Throughout the centuries, Portugal was endowed with remarkable figures, most of them associated with the history of Portugal. Equally important were the castles, which served to protect the country in the past and have contributed to make Portugal one of the most beautiful countries in terms of culture and connection to the past. In this…

How to plan your Bike Trip

Touring through places in your bike is an amazing experience, allowing you to develop both as a person and as a cyclist, that’s why bike tourism is constantly growing. In this article, you’ll find steps to plan your bike trip in order to have an unforgettable journey, no matter where you travel to. WHY TRAVEL…

Guide of Portuguese Wines

Portuguese wines have been in the mouth of several editors, journalists, and such. These wines distinguish themselves due to the existence of over 285 indigenous grape varieties, the different blends possible and the unique kind of production. Check for yourself why portuguese wines stand amongst the best. The Portuguese Wine Production Portuguese culture and the…

Portugal Destinations

Portugal has a very strong feature, which is often associated with its climate, its light and its beaches, but it goes beyond that. Portugal has culture, wines and landscapes, as well as beaches. In this text you can find 4 natural destinations that encompass all these aspects. Algarve We start with the most logical, with…