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Coronavirus in Portugal

Coronavirus in Portugal Last Update Hello, Portugal is OPEN! We review our Health & Safety Policy. From the beginning, Eco Trilha has been closely monitoring the evolution of the pandemic in Portugal, strictly following the recommendations issued by the General Directorate of Health and implementing measures to provide the safety of employees and travelers. The…

Our Favorite Portuguese Sausages and Cured Meats

The Most Popular Portuguese Sausages and Cured Meats The first artificial refrigeration was invented by William Cullen, a Scottish scientist, in 1748. First to look like the modern refrigerator appeared in 1913. However, it was a luxury product! Only a few families had this electro domestic! The solution was to create varied sausages to preserve…

Eat like a local in Portugal

How to Eat Out Like a Local in Portugal Are you planning to visit Portugal? And you need more information about traditional Portuguese food. Here, you have one resume! Try to eat like a local in Portugal. Let’s start at the very beginning! Before knowing the names of specific Portuguese pastries or bread, it’s nice…

How to make Portuguese Egg Custard

What is Leite Creme? Leite Creme is a dessert made from the custard. It is a soft mixture of milk, eggs, and sugar, with burnt sugar on top. Leite Creme is a Portuguese version of creme brûlée or Crema Catalana! You can read different translations: Cream Milk or Portuguese Egg Custard, or Portuguese Milk Custard….

48 Hours in Porto

An expert travel guide to 48 Hours in Porto Portugal Porto, Portugal’s second city, is a colorful town, a combination of tradition and modernity, and a synonym of good food and wine! Porto was classified as the Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 1996. This historic downtown has old houses, traditionally tiled churches, and…

Portugal Pilgrimage Fatima

Our Lady of Fatima Shrine, Portugal How do you pronounce Fatima? A simple female name has two different forms to pronounce. You can hear the video below. In Portugal, it is similar to English-speaking pronounced (UK). However, it is not a Portuguese name. It is a Muslim female name! Fatima means captivating. The first daughter…

Things to do in Braga

Essential Tips for Your First Trip to Braga, Portugal Let’s travel over the best things to do in Braga, from a traditional food tour, a Walking City Tour in Braga, or go up the steps of the five senses leading up to Bom Jesus church. Despite being a big city for Portugal with well over…

Douro Valley Tours

Douro Valley Day Trip from Porto One of the best activities to do during a trip to Portugal is a guided tour in the Douro region. At the same time, you will get the chance to enjoy some chocolate or cheese with your Port Wine. Many Douro visitors feel disorientated when deciding which wineries they…

48 hours in Lisbon

An expert guide to 48 Hours in Lisbon A modern and historic city with great weather and all for good value: it’s no wonder Lisbon is a popular tourist destination. We have some tours that start in Lisbon and finish in Porto. However, that isn’t easy to visit everything in just one morning. So if…

Portugal Itinerary 7 Days

7 Days in Portugal: Where To Go In Portugal During these unsettling times, we believe you are thinking about your next travel! So, keep your travel dream alive during tough times. Nothing will stop our wanderlust! Life is also about dreaming. If we should stay at home, for now, you can plan your next vacation…

Solo Travel in Portugal

Portugal is Perfect for Solo Travel Are you planning to travel solo in Portugal? Then, you’ve come to the right place! Travel solo in Portugal with us, but you will never go alone! Seeing the world is even easier on our tours made just for small-group. Explore Portugal and meet like-minded adventurers while you are…

Beaches in Portugal

What are the Best Beaches to Visit in Portugal? Portugal has more than 1700 kilometers of coastline. That is hard to select the best beaches because we have thousands of famous beaches and each one is famous for different reasons! However, we will help you to choose the best beach for your next vacation in…