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Mercado Bom Sucesso – Fresh Market & Gourmet Cuisine, Porto

Mercado Bom Sucesso – Fresh Market & Gourmet Cuisine, Porto

By | November 12, 2014 at 8:22 am | No comments

Have some spare time and hungry in Porto? Get over to Mercado Bom Sucesso for a large assortment of food products, prepared cuisines, cooking workshops, and a glass of Portuguese wine. These tasty treats are served under a beautifully renovated mid-century modern building with...

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Herdade dos Grous – Take Part in the Grape Harvest

Herdade dos Grous – Take Part in the Grape Harvest

By | August 10, 2014 at 8:42 pm | No comments

Whether you’re a wine enthusiast or someone who enjoys the thrill of new experiences, you’ll be delighted to participate in the grape harvest Monday through Friday in September at Herdade dos Grous in Alentejo. Besides being a luxury country hotel, Herdade dos Grous is also...

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FIESA 2014 – Festival of Sand Sculpture in Algarve

FIESA 2014 – Festival of Sand Sculpture in Algarve

By | May 21, 2014 at 9:12 am | No comments

The super-fun and always-popular FIESA - International Festival of Sand Sculptures returns to Pêra in the central Algarve for another fabulous summer season. 40 thousand tons of sand is sculpted into iconic legends and humorous characters, sitting under the summer sun, as well...

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Mercado de Campo de Ourique – Hip, Urban Market for Food and Fun in Lisbon

Mercado de Campo de Ourique – Hip, Urban Market for Food and Fun in Lisbon

By | May 21, 2014 at 8:51 am | No comments

Here’s a great idea for a morning, afternoon or evening in Lisbon. It’s a little like the ultra cool Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, mixed with the tradition of the multi-cultural Farmers Market in Los Angeles. It’s the Mercado de Campo de Ourique in Lisbon, and it's...

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MEO Out Jazz – Outside Summer Music Series in Lisbon

MEO Out Jazz – Outside Summer Music Series in Lisbon

By | April 27, 2014 at 10:23 am | No comments

Summer time in Lisbon is filled with the soulful sounds of jazz. For the eighth edition, MEO OutJazz enhances warm summer weekend evenings with cool music performed in the city’s public spaces and gardens. All are welcome, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights from May through...

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Park Restaurant & Bar – Elevated Garden Terrace in Lisbon

Park Restaurant & Bar – Elevated Garden Terrace in Lisbon

By | April 5, 2014 at 11:27 am | No comments

Lisbon is a “city built on seven hills.” The urban sprawl across this rolling geographical landscape provides many opportunities to take advantage of spectacular views of the city and the Tagus River. One of the more popular spots to appreciate the vista while having a tea...

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