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#21/51
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4
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Destination: Madeira, Funchal
Madeira’s historic hiking trails wind through the gorgeous mountains, valleys and coastal scenery of this ’floating garden'... read more »
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4
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Destination: Madeira, Funchal
Trip type: Romance
Who says romantic breaks have to cost the earth? Sun-drenched Madeira offers a brilliant compromise on price, along with top-notch food and historical hotels to get you in the mood ... read more »
#23/51
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4
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It may be way off the usual tourist trail but that's all the more reason to love Portugal’s ancient capital of Coimbra and its beautiful surrounding countryside... read more »
#24/51
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Tavira
You're rarely more than a few minutes from a church or cake shop in any town in Portugal, but lovely Tavira in the Eastern Algarve takes the biscuit! Culture, cake, or a bit of both- it's your choice.... read more »
#25/51
Rating:
4
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Destination: Alentejo, Algarve
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Family
Odeceixe, on the border of the Algarve and the Alentejo, has a glorious beach and the cheapest accommodation I've seen in a long time. Just make sure you get that beach trip right...unlike me! ... read more »
#26/51
Rating:
4
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Destination: Lisbon
Lisbon is a city famed for its sunshine, custard tarts, yellow trams and moustaches. Read on to find out how to make the most of 48 hours in the Portuguese capital... read more »
#27/51
Rating:
4
(6 comments)
Destination: Coimbra
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Coimbra in the centre of Portugal is an interesting and attractive old University town. Take a wander through its Moorish built narrow streets, and avoid the routine of the Algarve ... read more »
#28/51
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Portugal
Trip type: Beach, Short Break, Spa
Walking through the orange and lemon groves we regained our zest for life in Portugal, which has more hours of sunshine per year than California.... read more »
#29/51
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
It’s not only the port wine which ages in Porto, Portugal’s second city. Humans, too, can put on a couple of years between arriving at a restaurant and being served... read more »
#30/51
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3.666665
(6 comments)
Destination: Algarve
An easy pace, uncrowded, mostly sunny - Winter and Spring in the Algarve can be the best time for getting active- walk, cycle, play golf or simply sightsee around some lovely towns and villages.... read more »
#31/51
Rating:
3
(3 comments)
Destination: Porto
There’s more to Porto for alcohol lovers to enjoy than plain old port. Ever heard of white port? No? Well, read on…... read more »
#32/51
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3
(3 comments)
Fuelled by a sense of adventure and exploration we drove through Spain to discover a warm and peaceful Portugal... read more »
#33/51
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3
(1 comment)
Destination: Azores, Faial, Horta, Pico, Sao Jorge
Trip type: Adventure
Thanks to the recent introduction of a direct flight from the UK, the beautiful islands of the Azores are now easy to get to - and the rewards are fantastic, especially if you want to watch whales... read more »
#34/51
Rating:
2
(3 comments)
Destination: Sagres
Trip type: Beach, Family, Short Break
Take a trip to the southwest tip of Portugal, right at the end of the Algarve, and you'll find the peaceful little seaside town of Sagres, just perfect for a relaxing weekend away... read more »
#35/51
Rating:
2
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Destination: Madeira, Funchal
No longer just a favourite haunt of octogenarians, the surprisingly chic Atlantic isle of Madeira now makes for a great romantic break... read more »
#36/51
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Guimaraes, Porto
Guimaraes is a bite-sized historical gem, within easy travelling distance of magnificent Porto in Northern Portugal. Lovers of medieval charm will be captivated by this European City of Culture 2012 ... read more »
#37/51
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Algarve
Trip type: Activity, Cultural, Family
I'm not an especially religious person but I couldn't help but feel blessed to witness the Easter celebrations at Sao Bras, a small rural town in the Algarve, just 11 miles north of Faro... read more »
#38/51
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Destination: Lisbon
Trip type: Nightlife
Lisbon's top clubs for late-night dancing and revelry... read more »
#39/51
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Destination: Lisbon
Trip type: Cultural, Nightlife
Lisbon's best spots to catch a gig or take in a bit of culture... read more »
#40/51
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Destination: Lisbon
Trip type: Nightlife
Lisbon's top spots to go out drinking... read more »
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