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Park Restaurant & Bar – Elevated Garden Terrace in Lisbon

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 ...
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Historic Villages of Central Portugal

This collection of historic villages located on the eastern side of Central Portugal provides a unique escape from hectic urban life. Each village has its own distinctive character and is worthy of a day trip, weekend get-away or extended holiday.
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Workout, Wellness & Weight-Reduction at VILA VITA Parc

Go ahead! Grab another Christmas pudding. Have another hot cider. Indulge in the flavors of the season. You know why? You’ll be able to work off the extra calories and distress from the holidays at the many wellness and fitness facilities at VILA VITA Parc.
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Schist Villages of Central Portugal

“Schist” is a type of crystalline metamorphic stone. It is easily split, creating a flat surface. For centuries, this “horizontal” stone became the ideal building material to create weatherproof, secure houses. Today, many original homes made of schist still stand and are remain occupied by the residents of the village.