Tag: Portugal

24 Hours In Lisbon, Portugal

We’ve already written about the magical beaches and coastal hikes we’ve found on our first trip to Portugal. But we haven’t mentioned some other highlights, like the cool capital of this country, Lisbon. The magic of Lisbon So we arrived to Lisbon, and it was the starting point of our road trip towards the south.…
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12 Scenes To Fall For Portugal’s Atlantic Coast

Portugal is a fabulous country. I mean, it’s Mediterranean, it’s sunny, Portuguese people are friendly and chilled out, its capital is cool and it offers the most beautiful beaches in Europe. It has ocean. That’s an unquestionable advantage in our eyes. Moreover, Portugal’s Atlantic Coast can cope with the California Coast or Australia’s Great Ocean…
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Portuguese Sunsets And Thoughts Of A Photographer

As a photographer my favorite part of the day starts late in the afternoon. I know, I know, I should have said sunrise. But I’m too lazy to get up that early. That few occasions when I did get up, it was cloudy and gloomy. It’s not like I’ve given up on sunrise photography but…
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Marinha Beach, The Queen Of Algarve

Included in several kind of top beach lists around the world, Marinha Beach (Praia da Marinha in Portuguese) truly deserves its fame. Wonderful rock formations, soft sand, crystal clear water, magical colors. The next question about award-winning beaches like Marinha is whether they are destroyed by their own fame. We were happy to see it’s…
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Photo Essay: Colorful Algarve, Portugal

We’ve visited Portugal for the first time last year. I had the feeling we’d love it because how could we not love a country that has such a long ocean coastline? 😀 It turned out to be true – only the ocean coast was even more stunning than what we expected. We drove along the…
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The Wild Western Coastline Of Portugal

While sunny and colorful Southern Algarve stole our hearts with unique rock formations and the most beautiful beaches we’ve seen, the Western coastline of Portugal has a different kind of irresistible charm. Though it’s sunny but also chilly and windy. It’s not really for swimmers but for surfers. And facing perfectly west it rewards with…
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Amazing Coastal Hikes In Portugal

We’re obsessed with the ocean. Though we’ve only lived one year out of our 28 near the ocean but we know we’ll end up there finally…. In a cottage or on a sailing boat. Who knows. But the ocean is calling and we must go. So do we. Each year we return to the ocean…
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Best Beaches In Algarve, Portugal

We’ve visited Portugal for the first time in our lives this September and we’ve spent most of our time in Algarve. It’s the southernmost region of Portugal and it has breathtakingly beautiful beaches! Golden sand, crystal clear, emerald green bays, orange, yellow and red limestone formations, caves and arches along the coastline make these beaches…
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Monthly Recap: September 2017

Summer is our favorite season and we lengthened it a little bit by spending the first two weeks of September in sunny Portugal. It’s another country we’ve visited for the first time this year and surely, it wasn’t the last! We enjoyed vibrant Lisbon, the fabulous palaces of Sintra, the emerald green bays and colorful…
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