A Train from 1890 that hosted Kings, Presidents, Heads of State and even Popes is now open to run again. The Presidential train was recovered in 2010 to recreate its classical and luxurious identity. Back to railways of the Douro shores, it now hosts chefs to provide a gourmet experience on board, mixing senses and flavors in a moving Historical piece.
Azores Airlines Vacations America is offering a round trip to Azores with a lot included in a $1,449 (plus taxes) package. The flights are from Boston and travelers can book it online until May 25th. The trips will happen in September and travelers get to spend 3 days in Terceira and 3 days in Sao Miguel.
So, with all that Portuguese being spoken you would think that Portugal’s 10 million native speakers would all sound the same? Think again….
The Pilar 7 Experience provides its visitors with a privileged view over the city while taking a tour on this structure's history. Built on 1966 to connect Lisbon to Almada, south Tejo, the bridge was re-baptized as 25 de Abril bridge to celebrate the regime change and now one of its pillars serve as an interactive center in the Lisbon side of the river.
The Flowers Festival welcomes Spring. Each year, after Easter, Funchal's downtown gets painted with the parades, the flowers market and the flowers rugs covering the streets in multiple colors and smells. From April 19th to May 9, it's all about the flowers!
2nd new A321neo starts Atlantic Service on April 15th
We've gathered 6 Hotels in Portugal that could perfectly be the next Wes Andersen's Budapest Hotel. Vintage, retro and colorful, from North to South, the country's rich architecture reveals unconventional accommodations.
A deal to the Azores Islands with round trip and hotel with breakfast for 7 nights.
Viola da Terra is a typical instrument from Azores that's handcrafted and carries references to the azorean migration period and the feeling of "saudade". Very similar to the Guitarra Portuguese, used to play fado, this guitar also gives sound to love songs and traditional sayings.
Funchal was ranked by Airbnb guests as the best Portuguese destination to stay-in through local housing. Every year Airbnb runs a survey to find out the best hosting cities in Portugal, and amongst the top ten of 2018 there's also Ponta Delgada, in Azores, Sintra and Cascais.