The colourful city of Loule in the Algarve

The colourful city of Loule in the Algarve

You may not have heard of Loule in the Algarve, as it is a smaller city more inland than most of the popular coastal resorts including Quarteira and Lagos. But it’s a totally underrated Portuguese destination. You will find Loule to be a relaxing weekend away. If a good local market, beautiful architecture and a … Read more

Quarteira to Vilamoura

Quarteira to Vilamoura

It’s very east to get from Quarteira to Vilamoura. If you are staying in Quarteira on the Algarve, it’s definitely worth a visit to Vilamoura to see the harbour with the expensive yachts and the upmarket restaurants and bars dotted around the marina. There are several ways that you can get from Quarteira to Vilamoura … Read more

How to open a business in Portugal

How to open a business in Portugal

The key to success for any business owner is finding the right product to sell. You must understand your products and those of your competitors. You also need to invest in the right tools and licenses.The bright and exciting area of portugal makes it One of the most sought-after destinations for business entrepreneurs. Thanks to … Read more

How to open a Company in Portugal

How to open a Company in Portugal

Creating a business in a new territory like Portugal can be daunting. You must be willing to invest money into starting a business and opening your operating base. Here are some tips on ways you can open a company in Portugal and start an entrepreneurial venture. Should you open a Company in Portugal? The process … Read more

Lisbon to Peniche

Lisbon to Peniche

Peniche is stunningly positioned on a promontory surrounded by sea and is known for its long, wonderful town beach, neighbouring surf strands, and as a jumping-off point for the beautiful Ilhas Berlengas nature reserve. Its beautiful surroundings are why people choose to visit Peniche. It is also the westernmost city in continental Europe and one … Read more

Places to get Married in Portugal

Places to get Married in Portugal

Portugal can offer much better weather than the UK and much better value for money. It’s easy to see why so many couples decide to tie the know in Portugal. Here is a selection of some of the best places to get married in Portugal… Restaurante Evaristo Evaristo Restaurant is a wonderfully gorgeous spot to … Read more

Aqua Portimao Shopping Centre

Aqua Portimao Shopping Centre

The largest shopping centre in the Western Algarve is Aqua Portimao. Aqua Portimao is located at the crossroads of Portimao’s major roadways. Around 120 different stores, including restaurants and the large supermarket Jumbo, are housed in the retail area. The name and the style of the shopping complex are both influenced by the water. The … Read more

Walking the Portuguese Camino

Walking the Portuguese Camino

The Camino de Santiago is a mediaeval pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela Cathedral in Galicia, in the north-western part of Spain. The Camino de Santiago is suitable for travellers and catholic pilgrims. It is also much more than a pilgrimage; it is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that draws thousands of pilgrims and travellers from all over … Read more

The Best Universities in Portugal

The Best Universities in Portugal

Portugal is a great place to study and the courses and cost of living are excellent value. It’s possible to study your degree in English or Portuguese in many universities in Portugal. It’s also possible to study Portuguese as a second language here. Many foreigners head to Coimbra and Porto university to study the language … Read more

Porto day trip from Lisbon

Porto day trip from Lisbon

Many people ask about planning a Porto day trip from Lisbon. In all honesty, I wouldn’t try to do Porto as a day trip from Lisbon – it’s too far and there is too much to fit in. I would recommend that you take at least a weekend to see Porto, or even 3-4 days … Read more