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Top 21 Things to Do in Lisbon

By on Published: May 23, 2022 | Last Updated: May 24, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Top 21 Things to Do in Lisbon

Haven’t been to Lisbon yet? Then you’re missing out! Yes if you weren’t already in the know, then Lisbon is the hot European city to visit at the moment and with its gorgeous tiled buildings, amazing café and bar scene, plus the city’s incredible lookouts, it’s really no surprise! But if you’re expecting a super […]

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8 Top Lisbon Day Trips

By on Published: May 16, 2022 | Last Updated: May 24, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
8 Top Lisbon Day Trips

There’s no question Lisbon is now a huge hit when it comes to European city trips. Oozing creative and cultural flair, what this city doesn’t offer among its charming streets, quaint cafes and boutique shops, it certainly will boast from its epic lookouts, superb bar scene and delicious culinary choices. So yes, trust me when […]

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Castles in Sintra: Which Ones to Visit & How Best to See Them

By on Published: May 9, 2022 | Last Updated: May 24, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Castles in Sintra: Which Ones to Visit & How Best to See Them

Located just 30km from Lisbon, the UNESCO-listed castles of Sintra are a must-see during your time in the Portuguese capital. No matter whether it’s a half day tour you opt for, or a full DIY day trip you embark on, seeing these magnificent castles, dotted among the Sintra-Cascais National Park, are certainly something you want […]

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Lisbon to Sintra by Train: Step-by-Step Guide

By on Published: May 5, 2022 | Last Updated: May 24, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Lisbon to Sintra by Train: Step-by-Step Guide

Sintra is an absolute must-do when it comes to day trips from Lisbon in my opinion. Even if you only have a few days in this capital, I highly recommend heading out of the city to enjoy the cute town and amazing castles of Sintra. Looking like something out of a Disney movie, with its […]

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How to Spend A Day in Manchester

By on Published: May 2, 2022 | Last Updated: May 23, 2022 in Europe, UK, Western Europe with 0 Comments
How to Spend A Day in Manchester

One of the great things about Manchester is that it’s so easy to get to from many parts of the UK. Be it London, Leeds, Birmingham or Cardiff, Manchester is accessible from all these cities in just a few hours by train, which makes it ideal day trip material. Whether it’s visiting one of the […]

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The Ultimate 10 Day Spain Itinerary

By on Published: April 28, 2022 | Last Updated: May 1, 2022 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
The Ultimate 10 Day Spain Itinerary

I’ve got to say, I’m very excited that you’ve clicked to read this article about the best 10 day travel itinerary for Spain because it probably means you’ve booked, or are about to book, a seriously brilliant holiday! Yes, when it comes to amazing trips that cover a lot of different landscapes – from historic […]

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10 Best Cities to Visit in Spain

By on Published: April 25, 2022 | Last Updated: May 1, 2022 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
10 Best Cities to Visit in Spain

No question in my mind that Spain is filled with incredible cities, so much so in fact, that you’re unlikely to be able to visit them all in one trip – unless you’re embarking on a really hardcore itinerary that is! And that means, of course, that it’s likely you’ll have to select which cities […]

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5 Best Wineries in the Douro Valley + How to Visit Them

By on Published: April 21, 2022 | Last Updated: May 17, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
5 Best Wineries in the Douro Valley + How to Visit Them

Ahh the Douro Valley, what a dream this Portuguese spot is! Filled with beautiful countryside, stunning river views and cute-as-a-button towns, it really is a must on your Portugal itinerary as far as I’m concerned! But as lovely as the scenery is, let’s be real…  90% of us also visit this place because it’s the […]

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How to Visit the Douro Valley from Porto: Best Trips + Tips

By on Published: April 18, 2022 | Last Updated: May 24, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
How to Visit the Douro Valley from Porto: Best Trips + Tips

Just a few hours away from Porto, there’s no question that if you’re in this city, even for just a couple of days, that a trip to the Douro Valley is well worth it. The port capital of Portugal (and therefore the world!), this gorgeous valley is awash with small independent wineries, whose vined-laden fields […]

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10 Best Airbnbs in Porto

By on Published: April 14, 2022 | Last Updated: May 17, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
10 Best Airbnbs in Porto

If you’re looking for a slice of authentic Portuguese culture, with a hint of crumbling charm thrown in for good measure, then Porto is a gem of a city!  And let’s be honest… who isn’t up for a bit of that?! One of the cheapest spots in Portugal too (and great for budget travellers), the […]

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