Sometimes, Christmas music and lights alone don’t help to inspire the most indecisive of us when embarking on the adventure of buying the best Christmas gifts. So, today we’d like to give you a helping hand if, at this point, you haven’t yet finished your Christmas shopping. If you still need to buy presents for

Yes, the Christmas spirit is in the air in Lisbon and Madrid. Could it be because it’s cold? Could it be because of the Christmas music filling the city centres of the Portuguese and Spanish capitals? Hmm, maybe… But one thing’s for sure: without traditional Christmas lights, this festive period wouldn’t be as magical in

Not sure about travelling? Here are some reasons to convince you Whether out of fear of the unknown or because of the stress caused by planning, there are, indeed, people who don’t like travelling. Meanwhile, there are people who would love to spend their whole lives doing it. Today’s article aims to convince even the

It’s true, tapas are usually associated with Spanish culture, but if there’s one thing that Portuguese people like to do, it’s eat! Tapas aren’t exactly a novelty in Portugal, but they were traditionally known as petiscos, or snacks. And going out for both snacks and tapas means having something to eat whilst you spend time

If you haven’t yet been to this temple of Spanish cuisine, you don’t know what you’re missing! Located in the heart of Madrid, very close to Plaza Mayor, San Miguel market is a must-see tourist attraction for anyone visiting the Spanish capital. If you think this place is just a tourist trap, think again! You’ll

Travelling is fantastic! And with children? Absolutely! If you’re considering travelling with children, there are a few things you should bear in mind before embarking on your adventure. Just like in daily life, there will be tantrums, you’ll have to expect the unexpected and you’ll rush around… Here are some tips to help you ensure

Lisbon is an enchanting city, full of history, monuments and amazing attractions, that brings tourists from all the corners of the world. And yet, the Portuguese capital still has places that are little-known by the majority of tourists visiting it, contributing to increasing all the mystique that surrounds this city that exudes tradition. Today we

Thanks to its architectural diversity, which ranges from centuries-old buildings resembling castles and palaces right out of a fairytale to fantastic works created by the imagination of some of the great postmodernist minds, Madrid has the status of an “open-air museum” for art and architecture lovers. As one of Europe’s main urban areas and, at

With open arms to the world, Lisbon is a unique city full of traditions. It’s impossible to think you Lisbon without the Tagus river, that through the centuries has shaped the city and its people, bring new travellers, experiences and cultures. If in the past the river was Lisbon’s mean of survival and the starting

Madrid is a unique city that blends the typical salero from the Spanish culture with the cosmopolitan environment of the big European cities. Part of Madrid’s charm is present throughout the city, you can see it when you look at the historical buildings, squares, and big gardens. However, the cultural environment of the Spanish capital