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Eco-Friendly Gift You Can Buy in Portugal

Eco-Friendly Christmas Gifts We selected a few Portuguese gifts that you can buy during your journey to Portugal or online. These are perfect for a conscious Christmas, birthdays, or any other reason! Sustainable Portugal Gift The top souvenirs to buy when you visit Portugal. Cork Gifts In Portugal, you can buy handbags, shoes, an umbrella,…

Portugal New Year Breaks

Portugal New Year 2021 The summer holidays finished a few weeks ago. And now, you already started to think about New Year’s Eve! Best Place to Spend New Year in Portugal The cities will be full of events so you can enjoy and have the most fun on this New Year’s Eve! Madeira Portugal New…

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…

Easter in Portugal

Holy Week in Braga What are the Easter Traditions in Portugal? Easter in Portugal is not just about bunnies and eggs. The country is rich in age-old traditions and rituals that celebrate the Christian liturgical year’s main feast. Easter in Portugal Traditions include the “folar” (easter bread) and sponge cake (recipe). Folar is a piece…

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…

Top 7 Unmissable Sintra Attractions

Must-See Places In Sintra, Portugal Sintra is a magical city. To get to know all its beauties would take many days and, even so, there would always be something to discover, in the corner of the village, mountain range or secret beach. We select seven places you must visit in Sintra. Castle of the Moors…

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…

Portuguese Piri-Piri Chicken

How to order Piri-Piri Chicken in Portugal The dish is called “Frango Assado com Piri-Piri.” You can buy in the supermarket or Portuguese Grill Houses (Churrascarias). That is a cheap dish — price from 5€ (take-way in the supermarket) to 25€ per person. In the supermarket or restaurants, you can read on the menu “Frango Assado,”…

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…

Portugal Cooking Vacations

One week Cooking the Authentic Portuguese Food. Are you hungry for adventure? Are you starving for new experiences? If so, pack your appetite and read about these Culinary Vacations in Portugal. The Portuguese diet contains many staples of traditional Mediterranean cuisine. The eggnog cream and almonds are always presented in the Portuguese pastry. Portuguese cuisine…

Portuguese CornBread Recipe

Learn to make Portuguese Cornbread To know a country and its people, you have to know its food. Our food tour takes you the way beyond the usual tourist experience to get to know the real Portugal – tasting, smelling, going to the oldest shops with all Portugal’s local products. And finally, you will learn…

Best restaurants in Porto

Restaurants Porto, Portugal Porto is known as Portugal’s best food city. Porto’s dining scene revolves mainly around fresh sea produce and delicious local meats. With regional delicacies such as francesinha and bacalhau, the local salted cod, taking center stage. Here, you have our suggestion for the Best Restaurants in Porto to sample the local cuisine….

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