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The most beautiful places in Portugal: country fado music and breathtaking landscapes

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The most beautiful places in Portugal.

One European destinations which has the advantage that it is hiding places of incredible beauty, delicious food, music for the soul and hospitable people.

Portugal is an extremely diverse land, with its sunny beaches of Algarve and the spectacular city of Sintra, idyllic streets of Lisbon, Porto and Coimbra University Center. Here are five holiday destinations that can compete for the title of most beautiful places in Portugal.

Portugal Travel Guide – About Portugal – Travelbrochures

Portugal is a country of roughly ten million people living on three distinct geographies, Continental Europe, the Azores and Madeira islands. Portugal.

The most beautiful places in Portugal.

Lisbon Portuguese capital is a blend of tradition and claims that will please any traveler. Baixa district hosts some of the oldest shops in the country, where craftsmen still carry trades inherited from father to son. Jewellers have a place on the Rua do Ouro (Gold Street) Rua da Prata and (Silver Street), just as Rua dos on Fanqueiros (cloth Street) you can buy fabrics and quality clothes. A visit to Lisbon should not be terminated without spending a few hours in a local music Fado (“fate” in Portuguese), rhythms that must be heard “live” to understand all the excitement of this traditional musical style.

The most beautiful places in Portugal.

Algarve Algarve beaches are not the only attraction of the place, but well-maintained golf courses and appreciated by enthusiasts around the world. The town of Faro, in the Algarve region, has retained the charm of the eighteenth century. Two places that deserve the attention of Lagos and Sagres are located in eastern Algarvelor, which dates back to Roman times.

The most beautiful places in Portugal.

Sintra Palácio da Pena in Sintra, building dating from the nineteenth century, stands proudly atop Mount Pena. The palace was built on the site of a former monastery, as a summer residence for the royal family. The palace chapel, the altar of alabaster, is one of the main attractions of the place. A moment of respite can be spent on the restaurant terrace, located in one of the wings of the palace, from where you can admire the mountains of Serra de Sintra.

10 Affordable Airbnbs in Porto, Portugal

It may seem like all of Europe is a bargain thanks to the declining euro, but some countries are still significantly cheaper than others—and Portugal is among the best values across the pond. In Porto, the country’s second-largest city, visitors can

The most beautiful places in Portugal.

Porto Porto is the city that gave its name to the wine of the same name. Located at the mouth of the Douro River, the historic city center, a true architectural gem, listed in UNESCO World Heritage in 1996. Porto is an important commercial center, the second largest city in the country. The most interesting Cais da Ribeira Waterfront area is in the center, where you can admire old buildings, winding streets and port craft bustle from morning to night. Cais Ribeira Porto is the center of entertainment, filled.

The most beautiful places in Portugal.

Coimbra Former capital of Portugal, Coimbra is located halfway between Lisbon and Porto. Here is one of the oldest educational institutions in Europe, University of Coimbra, founded in 1920. The picturesque town is home to a lot of churches on streets that form a labyrinth. Considered one of the most romantic cities in Portugal, the place is ideal for romances that develops between students who study here.

Portugal Travel Awards. E os vencedores são…

Os nomeados dos Portugal Travel Awards 2015 foram selecionados pela equipa do Publituris, tendo em consideração o desempenho e o trabalho desenvolvido ao longo do ano 2014/2015. Veja aqui os vencedores das diferentes categorias: …

Most beautiful places in China

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most beautiful places in chinaEnigmatic for many, the country with the largest population in the world offers tourists some of the most beautiful natural landscapes on Earth. Whether we speak of “the mountains rainbow” of Zhangye, lakes and plains of multicolored Wuyuan’s Jiuzhaigou, one thing is clear – China is also experiencing an idyllic natural beauty.

9 Places to Visit in China That Are Safe and Beautiful

With a plethora of places to visit in China before you die, it’s not far-fetched to say you could spend the rest of your lifetime traveling this country and not repeat a thing. Yeah, it’s that big, and yeah, there are that many places to see! Any idea

Danxia landscapes – “Mountains of the Rainbow” The north-west China offers a unique landscape in the world: a series of geological formations, like hills, made up of multicolored rocks. Region “rainbow mountains,” as it is known, resembles an oil painting, especially when it is added against a blue sky.

Yellow Mountains One of the most famous tourist attractions of the country, mountainous formation offers a mystical landscape, dotted with small “natural wonders” rocks in strange shapes, “ocean” of clouds and hot springs. The area has the advantage of being accessible, being just a half hour flight to Shanghai.

Wuyuan’s Plaiurile Wuyuan region, in southeastern China, is considered by many to be the most beautiful landscapes of plains across the country. The area has a special appearance in early spring, when carpet is covered by large yellow rapeseed flowers formed.

Marshes exchange of Xiapu Located near the exit to the South China Sea, the Xiapu is a hidden treasure: sometimes swamps in the area covered by sea water, which sometimes withdraw and leave behind vast muddy plains.

Steps to heaven in Yuanyang Yuanyuang offers a rare landscape in the world at a scale not found: terraced lands stretched vast areas, providing the feeling of a staircase that ascends to heaven.

Pillars of Zhangjiajie Zhangjiajie Nature Reserve, in the center of the country, offers moviegoers a known landscape: huge rock pillars, very close to each other, providing the feeling of a natural field of pillars. The resulting landscape was the main inspiration for similar mountains in Avatar.

She did not want to give up on her cognac while boarding the flight

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remy martinA Chinese fleeting, that airport security officers in Beijing did not let her board with a bottle of expensive cognac, did not want to waste precious liquor and decided to drink entirely. But after drinking the contents, the passenger got drunk so bad that he could not take the plane.

Louis XIII de Rémy Martin

Louis XIII de Rémy Martin is a cognac produced by Rémy Martin. Sometimes incorrectly pronounced [Loo-ee Tray] in English it is [Loo-ee Trhezz] Treize

The woman named Zhao, carry a bottle of French cognac Rémy Martin $ 200 in hand luggage. When he arrived at the checkpoint and in the manner that respects all airports in the world, it was informed that it can not hold glass in the boarding area and must leave there.

Zhao, aged 40, decided not to give up precious glass – which apparently bought from an airport in the US – and drank it in place. A few minutes later he found airport staff knocked down, crying and yelling.

“He was so drunk he could not stand up, so I put her in a wheelchair to rest,” said one of the policemen who took care of the woman.

Following this incident, the captain of the plane that was to carry out a race between Beijing and Wenzhou city refused to pick a woman for fear of affecting the safety of other passengers.

Zhao woke up a few hours later, thanked the police that took care of it and got in touch with members of his family who took her home, inform Agerpres.

This Heroic Woman Chugged An Entire Bottle of Remy Martin at Airport Security

At Bejing Capital International Airport, the woman, whose last name is Zhao, was barred from taking her $189 bottle of Remy Martin XO Excellence on her flight to Wenzhou. So, in a truly collegiate fashion—you know back when tossing even a swig of



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