EVERY PIECE OF NATURE
HAS A STORY WE CAN TELL.
You can breathe history and landscape in Portugal, one of the most ancient countries in Europe.
Here you can taste the sun, the sea or the mountain, feel the softness of the land, breathe the trees and the flowers, who knows, a squirrel in Lisbon, a dolphin in Arrábida, a fox in the mountains, an otter in Ribatejo, a simple sparrow or a cheeky ruddock almost everywhere.
Ruddock (Erithacus rubecula), Mata Nacional do Choupal, Coimbra
Be embraced by Nature.
You can climb to the North and start to feel the soft breeze that gently embrace your face preparing you to the Nortada. Or you can descend to the South helped by the vigorous and fresh strong north winds that tenderly incites you to discover more, where the hot blowing Suão will receive you.
Carob tree (Ceratonia siliqua), Algarve
Meet our History!
One way or another, you will find in your way numberless testimonies of our history and our ancient “visitors”, our conquests and our conquerors – the Celtics, the Romans, the Sarracens. Numberless monuments are here for you to see whatever the chosen direction or place. Monasteries, cathedrals, castles or similar and different constructions and styles, Manueline, Baroque or Gothic being only some. So, if you love history and the way we made and make it, there’s plenty to look for in Portugal. But none of it would be the same without our natural resources.
Roman Historic Site in Conimbriga
Beautiful landscapes at your sight.
So, we invite you to taste the Douro terraced vineyards and meet Oporto and Rabelo boats. In the Ribatejo you will see the Campinos freely galloping and the 3B’s Raça Brava bulls. Below Tagus River you will have Arrábida mountain, where maybe you can see some dolphins by the sea, and then the quiet Alentejo, its gastronomy and the splendid good use of its natural resources – the bread, the herbs, and the holm and cork oaks. From the Alentejo you can slowly fall, almost like a warm tear of splendor, to the Algarve – a land, slowly fluctuating like a wave, the brightness and the sunflower, the golden autumn or the colorful spring fields. And the carob bean cake, the almond sweets, and the fig trees along the Algarvian beaches.
Spring in Alentejo
A country of tales to be told.
Our history, stories and legends, our unique erudite wisdom, people’s knowledge, and tales – here’s what makes us different!
And the rest, well… the rest is up to you to find out and us to let you know!
Painted Wall in Lagos