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  • 10 Things To Do In Porto (Besides Drink Port)

    Porto has reinvented itself, shedding its reputation as a staid wine town to become a travel destination in its own right. The city now boasts envelope-pushing restaurants, restored historic sites, and breathtaking beaches.

    Posted by Benjamin Kemper on May 24, 2016 at 9:15:00 AM EDT in Photos, Trip Ideas Tagged: Portugal, Trip Ideas, Europe
  • A Wine Lover's Guide to Porto, Portugal

    Portugal's Porto region has earned a permanent spot on the list of top worldwide wine destinations, and in recent years is burgeoning with tourism developments. Here, the ultimate wine lover's guide to Porto.

    Posted by Jessica Dupuy on October 22, 2013 at 12:52:01 PM EDT in Wine & Cocktails, Trip Ideas
  • 8 Reasons to Go to Portugal Now

    There are many more than just eight reasons to visit Portugal at any given time, but with a sweep of recent new openings (from hotels to parks and walking trails), now is really the time to go. Here's why.

    Posted by Anja Mutic on March 11, 2013 at 11:15:33 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • River Cruise Lines Add New Portugal Trips on the Douro

    River cruising in Portugal's Douro River Valley—a delightful region comprised of old-world villages and vineyard-coated countryside—is booming, with next year's cruise calendar ramping up its offerings, courtesy of three major river cruse lines. AmaWaterways is debuting a duo of fresh itineraries and a new vessel; Viking River Cruises is making their first-ever foray into Portugal; and Portugal river cruise pioneer Uniworld is ensuring its firm foothold in the region with a shiny new ship.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 29, 2012 at 5:59:41 PM EST in Cruises, News