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Douro River Valley with the Other Side Tourism Co.

One of my Porto visit goals, beyond the port wine cellars, was to head out into the Douro River Valley to visit a winery...
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Visiting the Port Wine Cellars

One of my goals for visiting Porto was to see some of the port wine cellars located throughout the city. Or, to be accurate,...
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The Charming City of Porto

The city of Porto, or Oporto if you’re British, is the second largest in Portugal and one of the oldest cities in Europe. The...
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Sintra Day Trip

One of the reasons that I spent four nights in Lisbon was to check out the small town of Sintra, an incredibly popular day...
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Sights of Lisbon

My initial impressions of Lisbon centre around rain. It was raining the day that I arrived and it really only stopped on the day...
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Lisbon Food Experiences

Portuguese food is… well, it kind of reminds me of Newfoundland food. Lots of potatoes. Lots of cod. Tons of cod, actually – the...
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Lagos

I spent three nights in Lagos, travelling to the city on the early bus from Sevilla. I booked the bus a few days ahead...
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Walking Through Seville

Seville was the perfect city to continue my trend of free walking tours. Picked up by the guide at our hostel, Victoria and I...
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Arriving in Seville!

Seville, or Sevilla to the locals, is the capital of the Andalusian region and one of the largest cities in Spain. It was one...
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Cordoba

I had been planning to visit Malaga for a few days in the sun after my visit to Granada but swapped it out for...