Great things to see and do in Portugal

Porto Open 2011 - “bolas novas, por favor”

Posted on Sep 30 2011
Tennis fans are currently enjoying the annual Porto Open, taking place at the Porto Tennis Club (Clube de Ténis do Porto) in Rua Damião de Góis. The 2010 singles winners were Francês Laurent Rochett and Gail Brodsky....

A day at the races in Boavista

Posted on Jun 21 2011
The Circuito da Boavista came alive this weekend with the smell of race fuel and burning oil as a series of historic racing cars sped around the streets, down Circunvalacao, along the beach and up Avenida da Boavista before...

Yoga in the park

Posted on May 29 2011
During the summer months, yoga lovers can enjoy free yoga sessions in the Parque da Cidade on Sunday mornings - as well as at other venues. By 11am on a Sunday, you will struggle to find parking in the car park or on...

Where to play golf in Porto

Posted on May 15 2011
When you think about golf in Portugal you probably think about the Algarve. There are also some courses in central Portugal but the north is not renowned for courses. Indeed, in Porto, choice is limited but there are places...

How to buy a ticket for the Porto Metro

Posted on Apr 16 2011
The Porto Metro system is a great transport system. Having been completed for the Euro 2004 finals, which Portugal hosted, the tracks are in good condition and the trams are modern and comfortable. The network takes you through...