Heritage & Harmony: The Story of Cante Alentejano

Cante Alentejano singers walking through the streets of an Alentejo town

While many people are familiar with Fado, few have heard of Cante Alentejano, a style of group singing from Portugal’s Alentejo region. However, unlike its counterpart Fado, which hails from urban centres, Cante Alentejano finds its roots in the more rustic setting of Baixo Alentejo. Cante is all about singing from the heart, normally without … Read more

Alentejo Food: 9 Regional Dishes That You Have to Eat

Migas with Prawns

Welcome to the culinary world of the Alentejo, a region in Portugal renowned for its rich gastronomic heritage. Alentejo food reflects the region’s rustic charm, so expect hearty and satisfying dishes that are characterised by bread and meat. Ready? Let’s embark on a journey through Alentejo’s gastronomic delights, and experience the unique flavours and wholesome … Read more

Where to Store Your Luggage in Évora

couple pulling a suitcase together, probably wishing they could store it somewhere

Évora is one of the most popular Portuguese cities to visit, thanks to attractions like The Roman Temple of Évora and Évora’s creepy bone chapel. Unfortunately, for whatever reason, there’s a real lack of places to store your luggage in Évora. Although the city is quite flat, it definitely isn’t somewhere that you want to … Read more