In Portugal, the beaches are dramatic, the wine is cheap, and the cities are buzzing all night long—but casual travelers might not realize that just off the beaten path, there are quaint little villages and fortified hilltop towns that seem frozen in time.
You might know Portugal for its sun-drenched coastline, but this is also a land of palaces.
Packed into nine small islands, the Azores archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean boasts a geographical diversity bursting with natural wonders.
Portugal’s lush islands are a culinary wonderland.
Posh Comporta, Portugal is still an under-the-radar gem.
Consider the Douro.
Long before Harry Potter cast his spell on the world, the people and places of Portugal inspired J.K. Rowling in creating her magical realm.
No matter what type of meal or atmosphere you’re craving, chances are Porto has a restaurant to match.
Literary nerds, rejoice!
Unmissable activities in Portugal’s most up-and-coming destination.