16 natural parks in europe to visit once in a lifetime

16 natural parks in europe to visit once in a lifetime

#1 – Plitvice National Park (Croatia) Plitvice Nature Park is one of the most beautiful we have ever seen. A park known for its lakes, with different shades of blue, which vary according to the daylight. The best time to be in the park is…

Two-week Route in interior of Portugal| River Beaches, Schist Villages and Historic Villages

Two-week Route in interior of Portugal| River Beaches, Schist Villages and Historic Villages

After finishing the first stage of the construction of our van, in a house on wheels, we decided to take a trip through Portugal. The time we had was limited, so we wanted to make the most of it. We went without big plans, just…

Marvão | A village in the heart of the Serra de São Mamede – Portugal

Marvão | A village in the heart of the Serra de São Mamede – Portugal

Marvão Marvão is a Portuguese village and is located in the heart of the Serra de São Mamede, high Alentejo, in the Portalegre district. It is about 843m high and was designated at the time as Herminius Minor, due to the Herminian hills (Serra da…

The 10 best views in Lisbon

The 10 best views in Lisbon

A viewpoint belvedere is a high place, from where you can see a privileged panoramic view of some landscape. It can be artificial (from an observation tower or building) or it can be natural, for example from the mountains. We love to do this type…

# 6 Amazing Historical Villages in Portugal

# 6 Amazing Historical Villages in Portugal

When we think about tourist destinations in Portugal, there is always the usual, Lisbon, Porto and Algarve. But, Portugal is much more than these destinations. The interior and center of our country, has incredible places and that undoubtedly deserve to be explored. There are 12…

# 5 Schist Villages to fall in love in Portugal

# 5 Schist Villages to fall in love in Portugal

In the center of Portugal, between Coimbra and Castelo Branco the territory is essentially formed by schist mountains. With the Shale stones of the mountains, our ancestors, built villages very characteristic and with a unique identity. Most are actually located on top of these mountains.…

# 10 Amazing river beaches in the interior of Portugal

# 10 Amazing river beaches in the interior of Portugal

Portugal, from north to south, has more than 200 river beaches. ”Fluvial”, or River beach, as its name implies, means that the beaches originate in the rivers. These are located more inland, where most of the river beaches are located. Most of the ones we…