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TBU Porto Party

TBU Porto Party Recap i.e #toomuchporto

Portugal is one of my favourite countries in the world, so it didn’t take much convincing to get me to head over to Porto for the TBU Porto Travel Bloggers Conference!  I’ve been trying to count the amount of times I’ve been to Portugal, but I’m losing track. Including this summer’s trip to TBU Porto, […]

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Yellow Walls Pena Palace

Day trip from Lisbon to Sintra: the Magical Land of Palaces

It’s a while since I was at Disneyland, but I certainly felt like I’d entered a magical kingdom when I arrived in Sintra. Sintra is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Portugal; home to 19th century Romantic architecture, richly coloured palaces, mansions, castles and beautiful parks. It has been the summer residence for Portuguese kings […]

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Portugal’s Boutique Hostels: The Best Hostels I’ve Ever Seen

  I’m going to put it out there…I really do think that the hostels in Portugal are the best hostels I’ve ever stayed in. At least, from the countries I’ve been to so far, they are the best I’ve seen. Take your ordinary perceptions of hostels and chuck them out of the window, because Portuguese […]

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view from castelo st george

Lisbon in a day

Lisbon Lisbon Lisbon. I never thought you would be so beautiful. Every time I’ve been to Lagos I’ve barely even made it outside the famous walls. I can’t even count the number of times I’ve heard someone say after a full season of Lagos “There’s walls around this town?”. Yes, yes, there is. And you’ve […]

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