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Lígia Candeias

ARTICLES BY Lígia Candeias

Libraries in Portugal: The 10 Most Beautiful

If you are passionate about books, read this article to the end and discover the most beautiful libraries in Portugal.

Romance in Portugal: Romantic Cities to Discover With Your Significant Other

On Valentine's Day, say yes to romance and set out with your better half to discover the most irresistibly romantic cit…

Fishermen and Tradition: The Most Beautiful Fishing Villages

All About Portugal drew up a route through some of the most beautiful fishing villages in Portugal, which have withstoo…

Films in Portugal: 15 International Films Recorded in the Country

Embark on this journey and discover Portugal through a film lens! All About Portugal gives you some of the locations th…

Porto: What to Do Alone on Valentine's Day

No company? No drama. On Valentine's Day, pamper yourself with these suggestions from All About Portugal.

Restaurants with Live Music - Lisbon and Oporto

All About Portugal has selected a list of restaurants with live music and invites you to a fusion of rhythms and flavo…

Halloween: 13 Haunted Places That Will Make You Shiver

All About Portugal went from north to south looking for “cursed” spaces for a truly scary Halloween. Be afraid!

Road Trip in Alto Douro Wine region: 10 Vineyards and Harvests to Discover

Up to mid-October, there are special programmes for oenophiles, which include visits to traditional wine presses, tasti…

Road Trip with Nobel Prize winner José Saramago

Discover the most remarkable places in the life and work of the Portuguese winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Summer Festivals in Portugal: Holidays, Sun and Good Music

From June to September, there are festivals for all tastes and pockets, from north to south of the country. All About P…

14 Music Videos that will take you through the paths of Portugal

Long before the tourist boom, famous musicians and directors were showcasing Portugal to the world through their music …

Discover 10 Portuguese places that inspired music

More than just a song, "Grândola, Vila Morena", by Zeca Afonso, is a symbol of April 25 Revolution. But several other P…

Azores: A Road Trip between Lagoons and Volcanoes in São Miguel

In the immensity of the Atlantic, Nature has created nine small pieces of paradise. São Miguel is one of them. Hit the …

Luxury, lust and privacy: discover the best Motels in Portugal

Do your fantasies include water mattresses or mirrors on the ceiling? All About Portugal has prepared a list of some of…

Porto City Guide: Art and Architecture

Discover what happens when Art and Architecture come together, on this cultural heritage trip through Porto.

Road Trip with Douro views

Hit the road! There are about 260 kilometers of treasures to discover in the Douro.