From 22-24 of September; A tradition in Cascais, the famous Lumina Festival! It is lovely but or come early or come later in the evening, as it will be so busy! Take the train from Lisboa if in Lisboa or park your car a bit...

For drinks and bites and friends, lovely bar/restaurant, great location, well decorated and set in the baia of Cascais. Also good for pre or after dinner drinks and laughs and music. If you are looking for something different, go and you won't regret. for more...

Rent a bike and explore Cascais, the coast line and more! In the past it has been dangerous to bike as there were no proper bike paths to ride on. Now there are! You can rent bikes in the centre of cascais but also close...

This one is on my list; Casa Fuzetta. The colours, the decoration, the owners, the rooms, the food, all for me what I am looking for when to book a weekend away with a big family or to organise an event. It is rented out...

One and an hour drive from Lisbon you will find this lovely campsite called o Tamanco, run by a dutch couple for many years. It is a cozy campsite with a pool and a restaurant with fantastic food, staff and atmosphere. Recently they renewed the campsite...

Every year in the month of June, the Popular Saints´ Festival or Festas de Santos Populares are held throughout the country....

Surf Hostels are popular in Portugal! More and more they popped up and there is a whole new group of people coming to celebrate life in Portugal. Surf and yoga and all for an affordable price. Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf retreat Portugal located in...

Every year during the month of June there are festivals in and around Lisbon. Parades, music, sardines, streets full of people celebrating life. It can be packed. A bit too much some times. If you like to feel this festival but don't like the streets...

Surf boards, surf schools, surf dudes, surf camps, surf competitions, surfbus, and so on! For surf you can go to Carcavelos, Guincho, Peniche. They all have surf schools. I will high lite some of them in another posts soon....

Go south and then go west. A weekend away, take your car and drive down south to the Costa Vicentina. And you will find this; Stunning views, beaches - some with a good and simpel fish restaurant to have your lunch. The sea can be...

Magical Sintra, the palace, the castle, the people, the nature.. Sintra is worth a visit. It has so much to offer in terms of architecture, history, nature and therefor is an UNESCO wold heritage....

The colour is red.. An eyecatcher in the center of Cascais. Different Exhibitions, already the architecture iw worth a visit. You won't miss it. There is a coffeeshop inside and you can also have a small lunch there....

Set on the coastline, just visit and enjoy. Casa da Guia, for the locals, for tourists, to shop,  to walk to have lunch, to have your coffee and enjoy the spectaculair coastline. The main house has many lovely shops, ateliers and other small businesses. For...