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…

Get to know the Vicentine Coast

The portuguese coast amazes tourists and locals. The Southern Vicentine Coast is one of the many that provides tourists with amazing seashore views and natural landscapes among with the mediterranean weather. Get to know more about this beautiful coast. Flora Due to being a protected and wild territory, some unique plants and flowers can be…

Why are cycling clothes important when riding a bike?

While it’s not imperial, there are certain rules and tips that make the cycling clothing more appropriate and safer. By now you already know that the helmet is vital when cycling but what about the jersey? The shorts? We’re going to state the importance of such equipment, as well as give some useful tips to…

Leave others green with envy at your photos!

Forget it. If you’re looking for technical tips on taking picture-frame photos, you can stop looking. What we have to offer are tips that will make your holiday album unique, exclusively yours. A perfect mirror of your vacation, the events and everything they offer. 1 – Don’t forget about the people With social networks and…

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…

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…

Master cycling uphill

It’s normal to fear climbs because of how tired we think we’ll feel and the fear that we may not be able to keep up with the others. But there’s a solution to that. Here are 5 tips that’ll help you to cruise uphill without stealing the energy you’ll need for the rest of the…

3 Curious Facts about The St James Way

One of the tours we present for 2017 is Biking The St James Way, which starts in Oporto. We therefore decided to share with you 3 curiosities about one of the , religious and leisure destinations in the world. 1 – It’s not just one route, but several Aragon, French, Sanabrés, Primitive and the Northern…

5 tips for a self-guided tour

When we accumulate some bike touring experience,  the idea of going on a tour by ourselves is surely appealing, without the need for guides, just looking for new landscapes, trails and mythic roads. Still, there are some points we should look out for, and that’s what this article is about. 1 – Bike choice If…