PORTUGAL | 10 days north to south road trip

Katja FAMILY TRAVELS, PORTUGAL | MADEIRA Leave a Comment

We spent his year´s AUTUMN HOLIDAYS discovering Portugal – flying to Porto where we rented a car after a couple of days and driving around 1500 km down to the south coast and back to Porto. We were really lucky with the warm sunny weather and could swim in the unusual warm Atlantic ocean! The HIGHLIGHTS of our 10-day long …

LISBON, Portugal | weekend city trip

Katja CITY BREAKS, FAMILY TRAVELS, PORTUGAL | MADEIRA Leave a Comment

Lisbon is a great city to visit for a weekend getaway – there is a good chance the weather will be nicer than at home, the restaurants are amazing, there are lots of museums and historic places, the whole old part of the city has amazing atmosphere with live music bars located in charming narrow streets. We spent here 2 …

Portugal food and drinks - typical Portuguese dishes and what to eat in Portugal

PORTUGAL food & drinks | typical Portuguese dishes and what to eat in Portugal

Katja FOOD, PORTUGAL | MADEIRA Leave a Comment

Back home, we don´t eat out that often, but when travelling we love to taste something local or something we never tried before (of course there are some borders at experimenting ;)). Even though we often had apartments or rooms with a kitchen on our trip around Portugal, we almost never cooked by ourselves this time – simply because finding …