Interview: Bo Irik from SeaBookings on growing up in Portugal & startup life

Lisbon-based Bo Irik is the co-founder of Sea Bookings, a Portuguese startup that makes it easier to book maritime tours and activities such as cave tours, fishing, and scuba diving in Portugal and abroad....

Anthony Bourdain Visits Lisbon in “No Reservations”

In 2012, Anthony Bourdain visited Lisbon as part of his "No Reservations" TV show. We've already written about Rick Stein's visit to Lisbon, so I thought I would go back and re-watch this episode...

Visiting the Algarve in July

There's plenty happening on the Algarve in July. If you're looking for things to see and do, it's a fantastic month to visit. Need a hotel in the Algarve? Here are the best Algarve hotels,...

11 Unique Airbnbs in Portugal

Coming to Portugal and want to stay somewhere that's a bit more exciting than a hotel? Why not rent accommodation through Airbnb instead? Now, not all of the accommodation options that you'll find on Airbnb...

7 Portuguese phrasebooks for your trip to Portugal

If you're visiting Portugal, or you're beginning to learn Portuguese, a Portuguese phrasebook will come in handy. English is spoken in Portugal, particularly in urban areas and amongst younger generations, but that isn't always...

The Portuguese Guide to Edinburgh

The Portuguese are famous explorers, and have an influence across the world. This series looks at destinations outside Portugal where you can experience Portuguese wine, food and culture. The grey and gothic cobblestoned streets of Edinburgh...