Once the end considerate as the end of the earth, Portugal has multiples wealth that is only waiting to be discovered. Some of them are even most wonderful than its beach and its sunset (but of course, these are significant assets of this country). However, what’s make the Portugal unique, it’s the ambience created by the history of the country., the architecture of the city and the music. Not to mention the Mediterranean culinary influence and the multiples variety of Atlantic product making the Portuguese gastronomy a real delight!
As you can see on the multiples Instagram photo, the landscapes of the Portugal are really charming. Indeed, there are many different landforms in this same and little country. Edged by the Atlantic Ocean, the Portugal West Coast offers many endless beaches where the water is crystalline and the sand is blond. If you’re not an amateur of having sand in your swimwear, but more of the historical sites or even hiking, the Portugal propose tonnes of magnificent spots where you can explore the richness of the territory. Between the mountains and all the castles, you’re free to admire the beauty of nature, which would fascinate even the most incredulous travellers of all.
No need to say that the architecture of the building significantly contributes to the cultural heritage of the Portugal. Whether is in Lisbon or in Porto, the locals always will have something to tell, there’s a story for each corner of each street. That’s why there’s always something new to learn about the history of this country.
Even if the Portuguese music isn’t as popular then it was before, some kind is actually gaining popularity. It is the case of the fado, a kind of Portuguese music whose themes are often related to melancholy, nostalgia and tearing love. Still deeply affected by their story, Portuguese people were able to transmit the bitterness through their own musical genre. In a cabaret as in the street, you will certainly hear some locals sing the fado.
SEAFOOD & CIE
What is even the point of travel if it’s not to taste some of the culinary specialities of the place you’re visiting? As for the Portuguese food, it’s not only a real happiness for those who love seafood, it’s also very cheap!
I know. Seafood is not everyone’s taste. But, no need to panic! Portugal offers a lot of variety of cheese, wine and even olive! Plus, all of these products are local. And it’s not to mention the entire Portuguese speciality cooked with many sorts of meat: rabbit, horse, goat and much more!
And if you feel adventurous, you could even taste to one of their classic desserts: a steak sandwich…
« IF I DON’T LIKE WINE? »
It’s time to learn! Just kidding. For those who don’t like wine, it exist what’s call Ginjinha. It’s liquor typically Portuguese made of infusing sour cherry. A plus of this tasty drink is that you usually enjoy it in the morning!