Great things to see and do in Portugal

How to cook Portuguese food

Posted on Jul 15 2011
Like many British expats living in Portugal, Lucy Pepper’s spouse is Portuguese. Living in Portugal for the past 12 years, Lucy has learned a lot about Portuguese cooking - so much so that she teamed up with aPortuguese...

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...

Albufeira crime discourages tourists

Posted on May 31 2011
A spate of violent crimes in Albufeira is putting tourists off the area for holidays. A British tourist was attacked this week near the famous “strip” in the Montechoro area. He was apparently walking back to...

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...

CCTV cameras turned off in Ribeira

Posted on May 25 2011
Ribeira in Porto The Ribeira district of Porto has, for two years, been watched over by 14 CCTV cameras, but this week the decision was taken to turn them off, despite the fact that locals said the cameras add to their sense...