Where to Stay in Porto: Crowne Plaza Porto

When I travel solo in a new destination, I always look for accommodations that are centrally located, comfortable and convenient. After doing my research, I decided to book Crowne Plaza Porto because it’s a brand I love and trust. The hotel is located in the business and cultural district. Although not actually situated in the […]

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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

Aveiro is a charming Portuguese city and one 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 canals and colourful painted gondola-type boats called moliceiros. The big attractions in the town are the Monteiro de Jesus a museum located […]

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