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Two Beautiful Small Towns to Live in Portugal
Posted on: May 24, 2021 Posted by: Terry Coles Comments: 0

Two Beautiful Small Towns to Live in Portugal

Although small in size compared to other countries in Europe, Portugal packs plenty into its borders. From bustling cities like Lisbon in the heart of the country and Porto in the north, to coastal gems in the southern Algarve region like Albufeira, the country has something for everyone. But not to be missed are the tiny towns, each with their own flavor that offer both visitors and those seeking to…

The 12 Historic Towns of Portugal
Posted on: April 11, 2021 Posted by: Tricia Pimental Comments: 0

The 12 Historic Towns of Portugal

Where can you feel the freedom of countryside vistas and the cozy security of walled enclosures? Put your boots on a hiking trail and perch above it all? Taste Roman history as well as savory cuisine? That’s easy: Portugal’s Beira Interior region. The Heart of Portugal In 1991, the government initiated a program to restore and promote 10 historic villages, ancient settlements important to the country’s past. Two more were added…