Craving to visit some beautiful cities around the world? That are dripping with culture? Here’s our enviable list of the Top 10 Most Beautiful European Capitals of Culture that you must visit. At least once in your lifetime!
And the best part is we have numerous virtual tours for every city listed here. Especially for tough times like now when you cannot travel. Why not satiate some of your wanderlust from the comfort of your home?? Come, take the tours with us!
Planning a Sintra day trip from Lisbon? Looking for the best things to do in Sintra Portugal in one day? Grab this amazing one day Sintra itinerary with the best things to do in Sintra, best castles, best food, and lots of tips to plan the most awesome day trip to Sintra from Lisbon.
Are you planning a trip to Porto, the second largest city of Portugal? Chances are high that you are looking for some great day trips from Porto.
Well, we have you covered. Here are 8 exciting day trip destinations from Porto that are not just cheap and quick but also easy to plan for. So, go ahead and add them to your Portugal itinerary.
Are you looking for the best day trips from Lisbon that are also cheap, quick, and easy to plan? Well, look no further. Because we have just the thing for you. Here are 6 amazing day trips from Lisbon – all less than 2 hours away and with tons of interesting things to do. Plus, they won’t burn a hole in your pocket!
Wondering how to get from Lisbon to Belem for that exciting one day trip? We have 6 different ways listed down here with details on how to do each one and loads of additional tips. A day trip from Lisbon to Belem should be pretty high on your list of things to do in Portugal. […]
Headed to Lisbon and only have short 2-days in the Portuguese capital city? Try our dependable 2-day itinerary of Lisbon and do not miss out on the best things to do here.
If you are ever in Porto, Portugal, I would highly recommend you to visit the UNESCO world heritage region of Douro Valley nearby.
Undulating hills, lush-green terraced vineyards, sumptuous orange trees, and a magnificent Douro River snaking through them all – Douro Valley is a place of absolute beauty.
And do not forget to ride the train from Porto to Douro Valley for your day trip. That makes the trip even more memorable.
Dreaming about a trip to Lisbon? Then, I am sure you are thinking of adding Belem Tower in your itinerary.
Here’s my ultimate guide to planning your trip to Torre de Belem. Everything you need to know – history, fun facts, tickets, queues, photo ops, and what not! Make your tour memorable.
I have been so obsessed with the fairytale castles and palaces of Sintra that I cannot stop writing about them.
So, here’s my next one. An exclusive guide on how and why you need to see Pena Palace in Sintra Portugal. Everything from history, interesting facts, tickets, tours, and accommodation – get all your questions answered here!
A trip to the magical castles of Sintra in Portugal. Get lost in the eclectic madness of Pena Palace, go on a mystical tour of Quinta da Regaleira, or gaze dumbstruck at the embellished patios of the Sintra National Palace. Even better, do more. Check out all that you can do at the castle city of Sintra.
When traveling in Portugal, you must definitely pay a visit to the northern city of Braga, a true hidden gem. Also known as the religious center of Portugal, this place has tonnes of history, art, and architecture to soothe your soul. If you don’t believe me, check out the sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Monte and its beautiful sacred staircase. You will end up agreeing with me forever! Try it. 🙂
In the face of these unprecedented times, how are you coping with your ever-increasing wanderlust? I am going back to my hard drives, sifting through my old photographs, and finding gems. Apart from doing hundreds of virtual tours. of course!
One of the most beautiful gems that I rediscovered in the past couple of days is the Medieval City of Obidos in Portugal. We spent a day here and yet, I could not get enough of this tiny walled town. There was just so much to see, do, and photograph. Here are some of my favorite captures from my day in Obidos last summer. Have a look and get transported to the charming medieval town!
Word of Caution: These stunning pictures of Obidos may give you serious wanderlust!
Fancy taking a trip down Europe’s historical alleys? And no! We are not talking of the Ancient Roman Empire or the Glorious Age of European Renaissance. We are talking of something in between. Something that gets missed quite a bit because it was sandwiched between the above two. Yes, the lesser-known but equally vibrant period of Europe’s Middle Ages.
Here’s a list of the 26 most gorgeous medieval towns in Europe with their collection of cobbled lanes, walled compounds, beautiful churches, and intriguing origins. I loved working together with other travelers on this exciting project on Medieval Europe. Let me know what you think about it.
When I am home, I am constantly looking for travel inspiration. Or revisiting places I have loved. Virtually. Do you do that too?
If yes, you will love this amazing guide on how to travel to Portugal without leaving your home. Yes, in your PJs! Isn’t that exciting? Check out how you can take yourself on a complete virtual tour of the most beautiful sights, attractions, art, and culture of Portugal.
As Covid19 continues to spread and traveling seems like a distant dream, I am reminded of my travels to an amazing place in Europe. Lisbon! The vibrant historic capital of Portugal.
There were so many different things to do in Lisbon. Heritage monuments, charming streets, stunning views, good food, and even better – Pasteis de Natas! I felt I could have lived a lifetime in Lisbon. Here’s a bit on whatever I could savor in my 4 days in this amazing city. I really hope to going back one day and seeing more. Do give it a read if you have ever loved any city like I have loved Lisbon!
Portugal and history are inseparable. After all, it was in Portugal that the Age of Discovery began in Europe.
Therefore, when in Portugal, you cannot miss catching up on some heritage and history. They are so abundant that this tiny country may actually be a haven for heritage lovers. Don’t believe me? Well, check out this exhaustive list of all the incredibly beautiful heritage sites in Portugal. And expand your Portugal bucket list!
Sintra is an absolute must-do on your Portugal bucket list. What amazing castles and palaces! However, those narrow hilly roads and sharp turns can make driving a pain here.
So, we present you with the only guide that you will ever need to plan your trip from Lisbon to Sintra by public transport. Easy, convenient, and cheap! Go ahead. Give us a read.
Are you planning a trip to Lisbon? But worried that it will be too crowded? Looking for off the beaten path destinations in Lisbon?
Look no further. From walking on an aqueduct to shopping at a female thieves market, we have you covered. 9 quirky experiences to cherish for life that nobody else knows about. You will love them all.
Are you planning a trip to Portugal? Read our epic 10-day itinerary for this southern European nation and find out all that you need to see and do in Portugal.
What’s better is you can customize, shorten, and lengthen this itinerary to suit your requirements. So, let’s get going!