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The Algarve for Runners

The Algarve is a fantastic running destination, with a wide variety of different runs everywhere you look. At almost every town along the coast...

Just what is a Portuguese breakfast?

What's a typical Portuguese breakfast? In Ireland and Britain, breakfast is traditionally a fry. In Turkey, breakfast is an elaborate affair that includes olives, meat,...

Travel scams to watch out for in Portugal

Travel scams are common in many parts of the world like Asia and Africa, but not so much in Europe. In Portugal, there are...

Anthony Bourdain Visits Porto in “Parts Unknown”

Anthony Bourdain recently returned to Porto as part of his "Parts Unknown" TV series, and I've been meaning to write about it for quite...

8 things Portugal is famous for

Portugal sits on the edge of Europe in relative obscurity, especially when compared to neighbouring Spain and France. Most people have not only heard...

Haunted Portugal: 5 places to get the heebie jeebies in Portugal

Some people just love a good scare, whether that's watching a scary movie or staying at a haunted hotel. The following are some of Portugal's...