Brunch in Porto

Brunch in Porto

If you’re someone who hates getting up early enough for the breakfast menu and instead enjoys that amazing combination that is breakfast and lunch, then worry not! Porto offers some incredible cafes and restaurants providing a fantastic array of brunch options at great affordable prices! Whether you’re looking for a healthy option, something light or … Read more

Restaurants in Braga

Restaurants in Braga

Braga is a beautiful city in Northern Portugal, known for its religious devotion, historical buildings and gardens. Today’s article is about the best Restaurants in Braga. It also has a lot to offer in terms of food with some fantastic restaurants. They offer everything whether you’re looking for traditional Portuguese food or more contemporary offerings. … Read more

Living in Porto as an Expat

Cost of living in Porto

Porto is the second-largest city in Portugal and the capital of the northern region. While smaller than Lisbon, its beautiful spirit and busy industrial and commercial centre make it an attractive place to live for many! What is it like living in Porto? Living in Porto is great. It is home to one of the … Read more

Porto Nightlife

Porto Nightlife

Porto is the second biggest city in Portugal after Lisbon and features an amazing array of affordable nightlife as well as good food and great weather to enjoy it all in! It also has a famous, instantly recognised wine named after it – Port!  So let’s dive right into exploring some of the fantastic options … Read more

One Day in Aveiro

One Day in Aveiro

With its charming, picturesque feel, it is easy to understand why Aveiro is often referred to as ‘The Venice of Portugal’. This quaint little fishing town is only 40 minutes south of Porto with regular bus and train links. It is small and easy to walk around, you could cover the centre in just a … Read more

Visiting Livraria Lello Bookstore

Livraria Lello Bookshop Porto

Do you know what the most visited place is in Porto? Many might think it’s the Cathedral, the wine cellars or Torre de Clerigos. But in actual fact the most popular tourist destination in Porto is Livraria Lello bookstore! It’s just a bookstore – it can’t be THAT amazing, I thought. But then I went … Read more

My Porto Harry Potter Tour

Porto Harry Potter Tour

Featured image credit: @martialves This week I’m having an amazing time exploring Porto and one of the best things to do in Porto is Porto Harry Potter tour! As J. K. Rowling spent time living in Porto as an English teacher, you will find many places of inspiration for the books in this wonderful city. … Read more

Gallery Hostel Porto

The Gallery Hostel Porto is my go to accommodation whenever I need a night or two in the city of Porto. I often stay there when I need a night before a flight as it’s walkable to the Lapa Metro station which goes straight to the airport. This hostel is affordable, clean and has all … Read more

Lisbon to Setubal

Lisbon to Setubal

It’s very easy to get from Lisbon to Setubal by bus. I took the journey from Lisbon to Setubal last summer from Bairro Alto and it was less than an hour and a half in total. The best way to get there is to take the Lisbon Metro to Jardim Zoologica (For Sete Rios station) … Read more