At the height of Jewish culture in Portugal there were more than 150 Jewish communities throughout the nation. Every major town, village and port had a Judiaria (Jewish quarter) with its own institutions and places of worship
Azores Airlines is offered a special Discover the Azores airfare of just $501 round-trip, including tax, from Boston to the Azores non-stop this fall. The special fare is for travel from Boston Logan to the island of São Miguel in the Azores, and is valid for travel from September 16, 2016 to December 16, 2016.
If you dive a little deeper, you’ll see that Portugal has more than 300 rivers and streams across the country. With so many rivers to cross, bridges can really make a difference linking two different shores, cultures, and traditions.
What if Portugal was the background scenery of the new season of Game Of Thrones?
It is called Belmonte Sinai and, as the name implies, the new hotel is in Belmonte, Centro de Portugal. Opened in the end of April, the hotel caters to Jewish tourists...
When visiting Lisbon there’s one thing you don’t want to miss: the famous “miradouros” – or scenic viewpoint. What makes a "miradouro" worth a visit?
Portugal is the nearest European country to the United States. Travelers can fly from Boston to the Azores Islands, an autonomous region of Portugal, in just four hours. Lisbon, Portugal’s capital city, is Europe’s westernmost mainland city. Lisbon was founded 2,500 years ago by Ulysses, yet lately has been recognized for its “cool” factor—with hip restaurants, hot nightspots, trendy boutiques, stylish hotels and booming high-tech industries.
It's a soft sheep's milk cheese, so when I no longer have teeth I can eat it by the spoonful. It has a full, grassy aroma, sublime flavor and a phenomenal finish. You know you're eating something that must be good for you."
Portugal olive oil stand with the world’s best, taking home 20 awards at The 2016 New York International Olive Oil Competition. In the world's best extra virgin olive oils for 2016, Portugal won in three categories...
The charming village of Aldeia das Dez, overlooking the Alvôco river, is famous for its great sights of the surrounding mountains of Serra do Açor...