15 THINGS TO DO IN MADEIRA, PORTUGAL

Madeira's beautiful coastline

The island of Madeira is like no other European destination. Nicknamed the “Floating garden in the Atlantic” and the European Hawaii, Madeira is filled with rugged mountains, spectacular waterfalls, luxuriant vegetation, beautiful coastline, sun, Portuguese villages and some of the hilliest roads seen on earth (thanks to the island’s steep relief). The island is a […]

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One week in Portugal – Best of Lisbon, Coimbra, Aveiro & Porto

Blue cat - One week in Portugal

Portugal has become a cool and trendy destination in recent years. The country has it all: mild climate, charming architecture, mouth-watering food, laid-back atmosphere and the ocean as a backdrop. When I started planning my trip I considered whether I should prepare for a long or short stay. However, I decided that one week in […]

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3 days in Lisbon – How to Spend the Perfect Long Weekend

Beautiful Lisbon - 3 days in Lisbon

Planning a trip to Lisbon, Portugal? Here is an itinerary for a 3 days trip to Lisbon with things to do and see in the Portuguese capial. Ahh Lisbon! Overlooked for years, the Portuguese capital is now topping the list of places to visit. Last year, I visited Lisbon for the second time, first time being 10 years ago. I loved it so much that […]

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7 Cool things to do in Aveiro: the Venice of Portugal

Colourful fishermen houses in Costa Nova - 2 days in Porto, Portugal

Canals, gondolas, lagoon and colourful houses… I could be describing Venice with these words but no, I am talking about Aveiro. Aveiro is a charming Portuguese city and one of the best alternative romantic destinations. Located in the west of Portugal, set along the lagoon of Ria de Aveiro, the town is known for its […]

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