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All About Portugal | August 21, 2018

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At All about Portugal you will find the best tips on this ancient country. Here you will find the country’s singular history, its most famed personalities, amazing Heritage, picturesque villages, worldwide famed beaches, lively cities, most sought for tourist spots and hidden pearls. And much more, so much more on a vibrant country that has more than 900 years of existence and gave new worlds to the world during the gonden Age of Discoveries.

Mariza – a symbol of Fado

August 27, 2014 | | One Comment

Mariza is one of the most worldwide acclaimed performers of the World Music scene. Mariza, the fado singer who has Africa in her veins

Mariza was born in 1973 in Mozambique. At the age of 3 she came to Portugal, … Read More

Weather in Portugal

July 29, 2014 |

Weather in Portugal is one of the country’s highlights that attracts tourists from all over the world. How does the weather in Portugal varies?

Although Portugal’s climate is famed for offering plenty of sunshine and wonderful temperatures all year round, … Read More

McNamara’s giant wave video is finally available

February 26, 2013 |

The update of the former post on how McNamara surfed another giant wave in Nazaré brings you the completed video of the deed the surfer achieved in Portugal

McNamara surfed another giant wave in Nazaré, Portugal on Jan. 28th after … Read More

McNamara wave on Nazare, measured 111.5 feet (34m)!

January 31, 2013 |

McNamara wave on Nazare, measured 111.5 feet according to the measurements of the wave made by Portuguese experts from Lisbon’s Faculty of Human Motricity.

McNamara wave on Nazare, measured 111.5 feet (34m)reported Portuguese press, namely the TV station SIC Notícias … Read More

McNamara surfed another giant wave in Nazaré, Portugal

January 29, 2013 | | 14 Comments

cNamara surfed another giant wave in Nazaré, Portugal probably breaking his own record of surfing the biggest wave ever ridden (78ft) in 2011 also at Nazaré

McNamara surfed another giant wave in Nazaré, Portugal last Monday, Jan. 28th after breaking … Read More

Oporto is a place to go in 2013

January 17, 2013 |

Oporto is a place to go in 2013 according to the New York Times, which ranks Oporto city on the 28th position of the top of the 46 places to visit this year.

Oporto is a place to go in 2013 … Read More

Lisbon is one of the world’s most romantic cities

January 14, 2013 |

Lisbon is one of the world’s most romantic cities according to the list of Food & Travel. The list includes 24 other cities, including the inevitable Paris.

Lisbon is one of the world’s most romantic cities according to Food & … Read More

Tronco de Natal recipe

December 7, 2012 | | One Comment

Tronco de Natal recipe is always used at Christmas time. It is one of the seasons’ delicacies everybody loves and it has a reserved place at Christmas Eve.

Tronco de Natal recipe origin is linked to the need of perpetuating … Read More

Portugal ranks 1st on Globe Spots top 10 countries for 2013

December 5, 2012 |

Portugal ranks 1st on Globe Spots top 10 countries for 2013 due to various reasons. Its relaxed and familiar ambience and amazing heritage are some of them.

Portugal ranks 1st on Globe Spots top 10 countries for 2013 was the … Read More

Pico Island history

November 21, 2012 |

Pico Island history begun in the 15th century when the first settlers arrived from Continental Portugal. Wine growing and whaling were the main activities.

Pico Island history started around 1480 when the first settlers arrived, coming from the Northernn areas … Read More