Portugal

10 days in Portugal trifecta: cities, beaches, and wineries
Portugal

10 days in Portugal trifecta: cities, beaches, and wineries



There aren't many countries I'd say this about, but you really can't go wrong with Portugal. Most other countries I love had at least one or two slight pitfalls, such as too busy, expensive, or crappy service. The one idea that keeps popping into my mind about Portugal is that I can't think of anything I didn't like about it. So consider 10 days in Portugal a slam-dunk vacation.
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2 days in Lisbon: Portugal’s captivating capital
Portugal

2 days in Lisbon: Portugal’s captivating capital



You know what I love about Lisbon? There isn't an over the top amount of "must see" attractions like in Rome, New York, or Paris. The pressure is off to go here, there and everywhere, ticking major attractions off a list. While cities with many famous highlights are exciting, wandering for 2 days in Lisbon, taking in a few fascinating sights, and simply going with the flow, is just as ...
Douro Valley road trip + a side of luxury = three perfect days (Portugal)
Portugal

Douro Valley road trip + a side of luxury = three perfect days (Portugal)



Acres of terraced wine vineyards. Picture-perfect views. Vintage ports and old-world wines. Sunshine and relaxation. A Douro Valley road trip and stay at the Six Senses Douro Valley made for an epic ending to our trip to Portugal.

Let's rewind. In 2017, I flipped through Condé Nast magazine and came across its annual Readers' Travel Awards. The number one hotel location ...