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The Algarve is a good place to visit every year. In the summer, the coat from Faro to Lagos attract thousands of visitants, but it is possible to escape the crowds even in popular places such as Albufeira and Portimão.
Faro itself deserves a visit. The picturesque Tavira is a good base point to visit the excursions to the east lagoons of Algarve, while from Lagos you can easily reach the southeast beaches.
In the interior the towns are more peaceful with luxuriant vegetation cultivated and wild. The Monchique hill it’s an area of great beauty and excellent for visits
Capital of Portugal, Lisbon is located in the north marge of the Tajo River. The city itself as more 500.000 inhabitants, but the area of Lisbon as more than 2 millions inhabitants. Razed by the big earthquake of 1755, the city center and the downtown is raised back again on the 18th Century with careful planned streets.
In the hills of each side of the center, the narrow streets of Alfama and Bairro Alto make a more intimate city. Since the construction of the Bridge "25 de Abril" in the 60's, the city expanded to the other side. It is an important harbor since the glory times of the Discoveries. Nowadays the ports changed location but in Belém area the big monuments on the area witness the maritime past of the city.
Porto thrived with the commerce since the romans that built a fort where their commerce routes crossed in the Douro region. it was fast expelling the moors on the 11th Century and took advantage on the provision of the crusades on the way to the Holy Land, Porto took advantages of wealth coming from the Maritime Discoveries of the 15th and 16th century. Later, the Porto Wine commerce with England compensates the losses on the spice trades. Porto allies the industry to his own charm. Is historical city center was considered world heritage in 1998 and was European Capital of Culture in 2001.
Elected The Best European Destination by the Best European Destinations Agency in 2014.
Located in the north Atlantic Ocean, the capital of Madeira is Funchal. Madeira was claimed by Portuguese sailors and the archipelago is considered to be the first territorial discovery of the exploratory period of the Portuguese Discoveries.
Its southerly marine position renders the warmest year-round subtropical climate in Portugal, with winters being extremely mild and summers long but with relatively modest heat. Being of volcanic origin, the topography is extremely rugged, but communications are maintained through an extensive network of road tunnels and mountain roads. Today, it is a popular year-round resort, being visited every year by about one million tourists. The region is noted for its Madeira wine, gastronomy, historical and cultural value, its endemic flora and fauna, landscapes (Laurel forest) which are classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and embroidery artisans. Its annual New Year celebrations feature the largest fireworks show in the world, as officially recognised by Guinness World Records in 2006. The main harbour in Funchal is the leading Portuguese port in cruise liner dockings, being an important stopover for commercial and trans-Atlantic passenger cruises between Europe, the Caribbean and North Africa.