Portugal

Madeira Tourism

Exploring the Natural Beauty of Madeira

Exploring the Natural Beauty of Madeira – Top Things to See Monica Tindall Madeira is a Portuguese island in the Atlantic Ocean known for its verdant forests, dramatic coastline, and volcanic peaks. The island’s natural beauty is one of its biggest …

Terras do Avô Wines

Terras do Avô Wines, Madeira, Portugal

Terras do Avô Wines Monica Tindall In the scenic landscapes of Seixal, Madeira, we meet the Caldeira family and discover the beautiful story and wines behind Terras do Avô. Established in 2008 by Duarte Caldeira and his children, Sofia, Filipa, and Duarte, the wi…

J. Faria & Filhos, Lda. – Engenhos do Norte

Madeira Rum, Rhum Agricole, Portugal

Madeira Rum Monica Tindall The island of Madeira is known for its namesake wine, but its rum has also been gaining much attention in recent years thanks to strict production regulations and methods.  Sugar cane cultivation and rum production date back to the 15th …

Best Countries for Gourmet Travel in Europe

Quinta do Sanguinhal, Lisbon Wine Region

Quinta do Sanguinhal – Lisbon Wine Region Monica Tindall Quinta do Sanguinhal, in Bombarral in the Lisbon wine region of Portugal, is an inspiring destination for wine enthusiasts and history lovers alike. This unique estate, owned and operated by the Pe…

Dom José Restaurant Bombarral Lisbon wine region

Dom José Restaurant, Bombarral, Portugal

Dom José Restaurant – Bombarral Monica Tindall Located in Bombarral, in the wine region of Lisbon, Dom José Restaurant offers a memorable dining experience with traditional Portuguese family-style cooking and exceptional ingredients. The restauran…

Óbidos, Medieval Village Guided Walking Tour

Óbidos – Medieval Village, Portugal

Óbidos – Medieval Village, Portugal Monica Tindall Óbidos is a medieval village in Portugal, about 80 kilometres north of Lisbon. With its well-preserved historic charm and ancient city walls, Óbidos offers visitors a glimpse into the past. This quaint …