Airbnb Alternatives for your trip to Portugal

Over the past few years, Airbnb has quickly grown to become one of the most popular travel websites in the world. During that time I've used it many times, both in Portugal and abroad. Recently, Airbnb has...

6 Silves Restaurants You Have To Try

If you're visiting Silves (or even better, staying there), visiting some of the local restaurants is a must. Situated inland and away from the tourism-focused coast, the restaurants in Silves don't cater exclusively to foreigners....

Christmas Markets in Portugal

Over the past few years, Christmas markets have begun popping up all over the world. Originally a German and Central European tradition, they can now be found in Stockholm, Sydney, and everywhere in between. In...

Lisbon Food Week

Lisbon Food Week (LFW) is a new addition to the city's packed festival scene. It's one that all foodies should definitely be excited about. There's not much information about it in English yet, so we've...

Visiting the Algarve in October

October is one of the best times of year for cheap holidays to the Algarve. The high season crowds have all gone home, but the sun is shining and there's plenty going on. It's the...

House Sitting in Portugal – How to Live in Portugal For Free

Portugal is a great country to spend some time in and house sitting is one way to do that cheaply.   House sitting involves looking after someone's home while they're away in exchange for rent-free accommodation. Your...