7 Amazing Day Trips from Coimbra

7 Amazing Day Trips from Coimbra

Coimbra is a beautiful city and you can see the main sights in 2-3 days. However, if you can spare a little more time here, then you can use Coimbra as a base to explore the central region of Portugal. Here are some of my favourite day trips from Coimbra: Porto Visit Porto Cathedral, which … Read more

Welcome to Ribeira District in Porto

Welcome to Ribeira District in Porto

Ribeira is one of Porto’s most well-known neighbourhoods. In the centre of the old town, it is one of the most authentic and picturesque portions of the city. At night, this portion of town comes alive and is a great place to spend your evenings. Ribeira is full of traditional restaurants with bustling terraces where … Read more

What is the Best Area to stay in Porto?

What is the Best Area to stay in Porto

I’ve been staying in the fabulous city of Porto for the last 3 weeks, and I’m here to recommend the best area to stay in Porto. Baixa and Ribeira are the most popular tourist areas. However, the can be busy and expensive so if you are looking for a quieter option then consider Bonfim or … Read more

Hotels in Ericeira

Hotels in Ericeira

Ericeira, a charming little fishing village, within easy travel distance of Lisbon makes a lovely little area to visit. It has a lovely Portuguese charm, with its narrow cobbled streets and whitewashed houses. For beach lovers, Ericeira certainly doesn’t have a shortage. But before all that, you’re going to need to think about where you … Read more

Ericeira Bars and Nightlife

Ericeira Bars and Nightlife

As a small fishing village, Ericeira may not immediately pop into your mind when thinking of somewhere that’s going to have great bars and fantastic nightlife. Yet Ericeira has some fantastic pubs and bars on offer, whether you’re looking for a quiet spot for a couple of drinks or somewhere more lively where you can … Read more

Yoga in Ericeira

Yoga in Ericeira

Ericeira is a stunning little fishing village, providing a laidback vibe full of narrow, cobbled streets, white and blue houses and beautiful ocean views. It is a fantastic location if you’re considering a yoga retreat holiday and are unsure of where to go for it. Below, this article will detail three fantastic options for yoga retreats … Read more

Algarve Transport Guide

Algarve Transport Guide

The Algarve is a beautiful place to spend the summer and it’s easy to get around too. In this Algarve transport guide we will take a look at the trains, buses and other transport options. My preferred options for transport in the Algarve are actually trains and Uber! Trains in the Algarve Trains in the … Read more

Day Trips from Ericeira

day trips from Ericeira

Ericeira is a popular holiday destination and an excellent choice for a relaxing base along the Lisbon coast. Some of the best day trips from Ericeira include Mafra, Sintra and of course Lisbon. Mafra Palace Just a short journey from Mary Sarah is the beautiful Mafra Palace. Mafra itself doesn’t have too much to do … Read more

Solo Travel in the Algarve

Solo Travel in the Algarve

I recently returned from two weeks of solo travel in the Algarve, Portugal. I was amazed by how easy and enjoyable this trip was. Portugal is a safe country to travel and the Algarve is well-connected by trains and buses. Today I’m blogging all of my top tips for your solo trip to the Algarve. … Read more