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  • Pena Palace, Lisbon, Portugal. Image: Turismo de Portugal

    Family travel: Lisbon

    The Portuguese capital is one of Europe’s most atmospheric cities, and with beaches, surfing breaks and romantic castles just 25 minutes away, it’s a serious alternative to the Algarve Read More»

  • Lagoon rope bridge, Portugal. Image: Rhonda Carrier

    Family travel: Portugal’s Alentejo Coast

    Abseiling, surfing and biking: adrenalin-loving families will relish burning serious energy on Portugal’s Alentejo Coast, while fuelling up on ice cream and custard tarts Read More»

  • Inside the Mercado da Ribeira, Lisbon, Portugal. Image: Audrey Gillan

    Eat: Lisbon

    The Portuguese capital might be most famous for its custard tarts and sardines, but recent years have seen a renaissance of ‘revisited’ traditional dishes that includes a newfound appreciation for… Read More»

  • Santa Catarina church, Porto. Image: Getty

    Like a local: Porto

    Best known for its fortified wine, Porto itself is an intoxicating destination. The economic downturn may have hit it hard, but behind the crumbling façade is a resurgent city offering… Read More»

  • Image: Audrey Gillan

    Eat: Eastern Algarve

    Charred sardines, fruity olive oil, garlicky clams and piri-piri chicken — the Portuguese port of Olhão is all about simple pleasures Read More»

 
 

Portugal

  • Pena Palace, Lisbon, Portugal. Image: Turismo de Portugal

    Portugal

    Family travel: Lisbon

    The Portuguese capital is one of Europe’s most atmospheric cities, and with beaches, surfing breaks and romantic castles just 25 minutes away, it’s a serious alternative to the Algarve Read More»

  • Inside the Mercado da Ribeira, Lisbon, Portugal. Image: Audrey Gillan

    Portugal

    Eat: Lisbon

    The Portuguese capital might be most famous for its custard tarts and sardines, but recent… Read More»

  • Image: Audrey Gillan

    Portugal

    Eat: Eastern Algarve

    Charred sardines, fruity olive oil, garlicky clams and piri-piri chicken — the Portuguese port of… Read More»

  • Image: Corbis

    Portugal

    Eat: Alentejo

    In ‘the bread basket of Portugal’ the rustic flavours of Alentejo make full use of… Read More»

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    Portugal

    The Azores: Atlantic escape

    Once a pit-stop for European traders on their way to the New World, the Azores’… Read More»