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Jewish Heritage in Portugal: the living legacy of Aristides Sousa Mendes

Portugal is a country with a strong Jewish tradition. New archival and museum projects around the figure of Aristides Sousa Mendes are bringing a new light to Jewish Heritage in Portugal. The “insubordinate” consul and Jewish Heritage in Portugal Disobedience has never been so bright. So brave and beautiful. In […]

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Wine tours in Portugal: The Douro at your feet

Wine tours in Portugal: Quinta de Covela   Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful properties of the Douro region, Quinta de Covela has been righteously described as a “cinematographic estate”. No surprise that this estate stands out as the center of one of the most exclusive, top-class wine tours in […]

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Travel trends in 2016: Private Tours in Portugal

Private tours in Portugal: personalization is key   Among the travel trends for 2016, personalization is unanimously pointed out as one of the strongest. At Episode-Travel with Art we have been focusing on Private tours in Portugal since day one. It was all about finding the niche and designing tailor-made, […]

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Garden Tours in Portugal

Palácio Fronteira: A Top Notch Garden Tour in Portugal One of the five Portuguese gardens featured in “The Garden’s Gardener”, Phaidon’s fabulous compendium of the world’s most beautiful gardens, the Palácio Fronteira, in Lisbon, is an absolute must-see in any garden tour in Portugal. Built around 1675 by the First […]

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Madeira Island

Madeira Island: the muse of poets and painters Madeira Island has recently been chosen as the world’s leading island destination at the prestigious World Travel Awards. But the fame of this dreamlike island is not new. In fact, the beautiful Atlantic island of Madeira, located only two hours from Lisbon, […]

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Wine tours in Portugal

Wine tours in Portugal: Discovering Touriga, Portugal’s Pedigreed Grape The Taste of Touriga: an unforgettable Wine Tour in Portugal. Every wine tells a story, and if we wanted to tell a truly Portuguese tale, it would probably start with a “T”. Among the many Portuguese grape varieties, Touriga Nacional is perhaps […]

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Biking Tours in Portugal

The Ride of your Life: Biking Tours in Portugal If you’re looking for an authentic immersion in local culture in Portugal, a trip off the beaten track and beyond the usual touristic itineraries, then traveling on a bike might just be the experience you were waiting for. Biking tours in […]

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Contemporary Art Tours in Lisbon: ArcoLisboa

  ArcoLisboa: Lisbon welcomes Contemporary Art   Next May, art comes to town in Lisbon, as the first edition of ArcoLisboa, Lisbon’s sister-project to Madrid’s renowned contemporary art fair, is held, from 26th to 29 May, at Cordoaria Nacional, an 18th century building turned into an exhibition space, facing the […]

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City Breaks in Portugal

Shopping delights for a perfect city break in Portugal You don’t have to be a committed consumerist to be awed by the originality of local shopping in Portugal. City breaks in Portugal can be a great excuse to do some memorable shopping, and you won’t regret it. Especially for the […]

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Wine Tours in Portugal

Wine Tours in Portugal: Port, the crown jewel of Portuguese Wines Douro. Portugal’s most famous and celebrated wine region and also one of the country’s most sublime and unique landscapes. This is the starting point of a fascinating tale of land and nature, in an exceptional wine tour in Portugal. […]

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