Alentejo

eCork Hotel – Contemporary & Natural Suites & Spa near Èvora

eCork Hotel – Contemporary & Natural Suites & Spa near Èvora

By | June 6, 2013 at 1:53 pm | No comments

Contemporary design and natural elements co-exist in a beautiful new four-star eco-resort near Évora in the Alentejo. eCork Hotel Suites and Spa sits on the rolling countryside among Holm oak and Centennial olive trees. Only an hour away from Lisbon, this quiet retreat is great...

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Herdade dos Grous – Grand Retreat in Alentejo

Herdade dos Grous – Grand Retreat in Alentejo

By | May 23, 2013 at 8:12 pm | No comments

In the heart of the Alentejo, just to the south of Beja, sits a classic Portuguese farm quite different to others across the rolling landscape. Herdade dos Grous (“estate of the cranes”) resembles a traditional farm, complete with olive groves, vineyards and cork tree...

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M’Ar de Ar Aqueduto – Boutique Hotel in Historic Evora

M’Ar de Ar Aqueduto – Boutique Hotel in Historic Evora

By | March 5, 2011 at 3:25 pm | No comments

The city of Èvora, 130 km to the east of Lisbon in the Alentejo region, dates back two thousand years.  Romans invaded in 57 B.C. and built many structures, some of which are still standing today.  No wonder UNESCO has named Évora a World Heritage site.  And, no doubt this...

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