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....

How to celebrate São João in Porto

Posted on Jun 23 2011
Images of São João Porto June is the month to be in Portugal, as the “santos populares” (popular saints) are celebrated throughout the country with a number of festivals. Lisbon celebrates São António on 12...

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...

Torres Novas gets medieval

Posted on May 01 2011
Torres Novas celebrates its medieval festival in early May (5-8 May in 2011), when the ancient city comes alive with a mixture of European and Arabic culture - remembering the time when the Arab-occupied city was liberated...

World Touring Car comes to Porto for 2011

Posted on Apr 19 2011
Porto will reconstruct its historic grand prix circuit this summer for two prestigious events - the historic grand prix (“Grande Prémio Histórico”) and the “Race of Portugal” leg of the World...