International Chocolate Festival, Óbidos

International Chocolate Festival, Óbidos The International Chocolate Festival happens every year in Óbidos.This year the theme is the ” The Crazy 20’s “. The Festival make 20 years, in this year 2022, and to celebrate the 20 years of existence, they have an iniciative of 10km Running or 6km Walking .     The International […]

Lisbon Fish and Flavours Festival

Lisbon Fish and Flavours is a festival, and happens in Lisboa at Terreiro do Paço. The events include the best chefs and also the best restaurants of the country in one only location. This year Lisbon Fish and Flavours is happening between the 4th and the 14th of April. The festival is a celebration of […]

Lisbon Oceanarium

Lisbon Oceanarium or Oceanário de Lisboa, is located in Parque das Nações, and was created for the exhibition of EXPO 98. Lisbon Oceanarium is the biggest indoor aquarium in Europe and it has 1 big tank in the middle and 4 smaller tanks around the bigger one. The are around 450 species and round about […]

Carnival, Torres vedras

Carnaval is the portuguese word for Carnival. Carnaval is a very old tradition and begin is century XIII, it’s celebrate for 3 days.

Christmas Village, Óbidos

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Christmas Village is a Village called Óbidos. This village is well known because remains like the medieval times.

Portuguese King Cake

King Cake or Bolo-Rei Portuguese King Cake or Bolo-Rei, as the portuguese call, is the most eaten cake during Christmas time. The cake is the representation of the Three Wised Men, looks like a crown and is covered with crystallize and dry fruits and also sugar powder. During Christmas times there are many competitions around […]

Popular Saints’ Festivals, Saint Peter, Póvoa de Varzim

 Saint Peter or São Pedro as the Portuguese say, is a saint very popular in the north region and in Póvoa de Varzim you can celebrate from 25th June to 3th July. Everyone is welcome and you don’t need any reservations. The 28th and the 29th are the days where the saint is celebrated, […]

Popular Saints’ Festivals, Saint John, Oporto

Popular Saints’ Festivals are all June around the country. In Oporto will happen from the 23th to the 24th of June, and the Festival is about Saint John, or São João in Portuguese. The tradition is very diverse and you will many actions like launching hot balloons into the sky, plastic hammers hitting the heads […]

Rock in Rio 2016, Lisbon

Rock in Rio 2016 is happening in Lisbon. If you already have your ticket then have a lots of fun!!! If you don’t have yet your ticket you can still get one.

Algarve Nature Week

Algarve Nature Week, is a great event and takes place from 13th to 22nd of May. As the name suggest it takes place in Algarve, the south region of Portugal.

Douro Valley Half Marathon, the most beautiful race in the world

Douro Valey Half Marathon, is the most beautiful half Marathon in the world and happens in 15th May at 10:30h. This race is in one of the most beautiful places of Portugal, Peso da Régua, and happens in the heart of the Douro Wine Region, is also consider by UNESCO as World Heritage. If you […]