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Silves Cathedral (Algarve): poorly preserved, but worth the visit

Silves, in the Algarve, is one of the most important historical sites in Portugal. The city breathes the past, so it is still a place of interesting archaeological discoveries. Tourists, of course, are always amazed by all those historical riches. Among the most popular points is Silves Cathedral. I live in the Algarve and go […]

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Silves Castle is an awesome tourist attraction in the Algarve

Castles! Castles and more castles. As a History lover, visiting them is one of my key interests when traveling in Europe. Portugal features some of the best, and among them is the fascinating Silves Castle. It is this castle that you will discover now with me. The virtual tour brings lots of photos and tips […]

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The best time to visit the Algarve (south of Portugal)

I love the Algarve. It’s a privilege to live here. The south of Portugal has paradisiacal places and a lot of fun for visitors. We easyly understand why the region is one of the favorite destinations for European tourists. Understandably, the Algarve is promoted by the Portuguese department of tourism as “Europe’s most famous secret.” […]

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Thermal water: Add this ‘miracle’ to your travel bag to Egypt

Water. Water. Waaater. WATER. This is a frequent thought during tourism in Egypt – except in winter, which is high season there. What few people know is that, on hot days (or most of the year in Egypt!), to drink water should not be the only concern. There’s a special water for men and women […]

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The famous Casino Estoril, in Portugal, and the creation of James Bond

Portugal, Casino Estoril, Ian Fleming, James Bond: believe it or not, there’s a connection here. To understand this, you must know that Lisbon, Cascais, Sintra and Estoril are top choices for tourism in Portugal. These cities are very close to each other, and Lisbon is the capital of the country. In Estoril, 26km (16 miles) away from Lisbon, […]

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Algarve: Europe’s most famous secret

The Algarve (south of Portugal) is wisely promoted worldwide as Europe’s most famous secret.

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Restaurant in Alvor (Algarve): Pôr-do-Sol is a good choice

If you are looking for a good restaurant in Alvor, drive your attention to Pôr-do-Sol. It’s one of my favorite restaurants in all the Algarve. I’m always there with my family, because I live in the region.

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Visit the tomb of Christopher Columbus in Seville

I go to Seville (Spain) every year. Many times, I repeat the visit to the Seville Cathedral, because it’s one of the world’s greatest wonders of engineering and architecture. Consequently, on each occasion, I can get a different perspective of all details inside and outside. I will publish here a post about the cathedral, with […]

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Hot news about the long-awaited inauguration of the Great Egyptian Museum

Egypt is always a fascinating subject. That’s why tourism in the country delights people so intensely. I am one of them. I’ve been there several times, and will certainly be back. Since 2015, one of the biggest expectations in Egypt is the inauguration of the new museum in Giza. The traditional Cairo Museum will finally […]

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An exciting visit to the Egyptian Museum of Cairo

Museum of Egyptian Antiquities is the official name, but people commonly know it as Egyptian Museum or Museum of Cairo. The giant building shines as one of the key points to see in Egypt. Join me now on a virtual visit to the museum. In addition to many photos, you will see tips for your exciting visit when finally in […]