Category Archives: Portugal

A Romantic Getaway at Casa Amora in Lisbon, Portugal

A romantic getaway and breakfast at Casa Amora in Lisbon, Portugal

I can’t believe that in all my years of traveling, I finally made it to Lisbon, Portugal. I always knew I’d love Portugal.  But most of my travels are spent in the east and I certainly connect better with the cold than the warm and Portugal isn’t exactly known for its polar bears and winter […]

10 Jaw-Dropping (and Easy!) Day Trips from Lisbon

Praia Ribeira do Cavalo, a hidden beach near the town of Sesimbra

There are many reasons to visit Lisbon and one of the best reasons is that the city makes a good base for other places nearby! These are the best day trips from Lisbon, Portugal. Lisbon is definitely one of the most beautiful cities in Portugal, but when the temperatures start to rise, sometimes all you […]