• Rural tourism in Azores has grown 23.2% in 2013

    Rural tourism in Azores has grown 23.2% in 2013

    Last year, the number of rural tourism stays in the Azores grew by 23.2% between January and September, according to recent data released by the Regional Service of Statistics of

  • Scenic Views of Portugal praised by Condé Nast Traveler

    Scenic Views of Portugal praised by Condé Nast Traveler

    Portugal and its scenic views have recently been praised by the Spanish edition of Condé Nast Traveler. This extensive article describes some of the many scenic vistas that one might

  • Ribeira do Porto Hotel is now open in Porto

    Ribeira do Porto Hotel is now open in Porto

    The Ribeira do Porto Hotel opened on February 5, 2014 and is the newest charm hotel in the city of Porto. Located near Praça da Ribeira and the Fonte Taurina

  • Óbidos: 2nd Europe’s Best Big-Time Small Destination 2014

    Óbidos: 2nd Europe’s Best Big-Time Small Destination 2014

    The Portuguese village of Obidos has just won the title of second “best small European destination” in an online poll boosted by  Globalgrasshopper.com, an international portal for “independent travelers, in partnership with Hotel.info, one

  • 12 experiences in the Azores

    12 experiences in the Azores is and article about the Azores published in the Danish Magazine Mad & Bolig. The journalist, Mrs. Lene Lykke Hovmand, points out 12 unique experiences,

  • Hot Air tours loft over the Alentejo

    Hot Air tours loft over the Alentejo

    UP Alentejo, is a new company that offers tours in hot air balloons over the Alentejo region, as well as many other activities. The partnership between Emotion – Life on

  • Surf en Portugal: déjate llevar por la corriente

    Surf en Portugal: déjate llevar por la corriente

    The magazine Condé Nast Traveler – Spain published an article about Surfing in Portugal where it lists and describes the best places and beaches to the sport. Almost every beach is a

  • Embroidery factory “Bordal” will be renewed

    Embroidery factory “Bordal” will be renewed

    The historic embroidery factory “Bordal”, located in the emblematic Street of Fernao de Ornelas, went through construction works to make several improvements. The works included the creation of “Historic route

  • USA is one of the fastest growing inbound tourism markets in Portugal in 2013

    USA is one of the fastest growing inbound tourism markets in Portugal in 2013

    New numbers just released on travel to Portugal in 2013 show that it was a record year with more than 14 million visitors in 2013, a rise of 4.2% over

  • Vila Gale Evora is scheduled to open in June 2015

    Vila Gale Evora is scheduled to open in June 2015