Great things to see and do in Portugal

Beware of fines when hiring a car in Portugal

Posted on Jan 13 2012
Photo: Portugal News Confusion reigns in the Algarve where new road tolls have been recently introduced. I’ve written before about the SCUTS and the protest for the new motorway charges - especially on the A22...

Road tolls widened to Algarve

Posted on Nov 28 2011
As most people know, Portugal is doing everything it can to cut costs and raise revenues, and one of the methods at its disposal is charging people to drive on the road. The introduction of SCUT payment systems in the north...

A free holiday? Surely there’s a catch

Posted on Oct 18 2011
If a property company offered to fly you to Portugal for free so you can just look at properties, would you expect it to really be free? Clearly the company that does this has to make its money back, and there’s one...

Jellied eelsyJet opens Faro route

Posted on Jul 28 2011
Tickets are now available for EasyJet flights out of Southend airport, which commence in April 2012, and the good news for Portugal is that Faro is one of the destinations being served. Now, instead of landing in London’s...

Southern Portugal in four days

Posted on Mar 18 2011
If you want to get a picture of Portugal’s southern region in one visit, you should take a look at the four day tour offered by Portugal Tours. Departing every Saturday at 9am, this guided tour takes you from Lisbon...