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  • Sete Cidades, Azores

    Azores: Island style

    Soaking up aquatic adventures, verdant landscapes and marine wildlife in the Azores makes for uniquely enduring memories Read More»

  • Sao Joao Festival, Porto

    Porto: Port in a storm

    The São João Festival offers an intoxicating introduction to Porto and its native tipple, but no education in port would be complete without a journey upstream to the soulful quintas… Read More»

  • Pão do Rogil, a bakery selling traditional cakes

    Eat: Alentejo

    The soul of the nation’s cuisine, the largest Portuguese region of Alentejo offers fresh dishes and rich history, all under a cloudless sky Read More»

  • An evening in Bairro Alto, Lisbon. Image: Getty

    Neighbourhood: Lisbon

    A shop selling nothing but colourful tins of fish; streets where revellers rest their drinks on car roofs; a bar whose wine list is a pair of binoculars... Lisbon is… Read More»

  • Terraced vineyards of the Douro Valley. Image: Getty

    Weekender: Douro Valley

    Cocooned from the rest of the country, every nook of the Douro Valley in Northern Portugal bears a secret Read More»