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Flights of Wine – Portugal

Flights of Wine – Portugal

One of the rarest places to find a good bottle of wine may be 38,000 feet in the air. TAP Air Portugal has flipped the script on that notion and is elevating the inflight wine experience. By harvesting some of the best wines in the country, the...

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Obrigada Portugal

Obrigada Portugal

I’m on my way to the hottest European destination of 2017 and possibly of this generation. Everywhere you look someone is posting something about this country.  If you’ve come across any of these posts or pictures of this brilliant and diverse...

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A Swanky Road Trip – Southern Portugal

A Swanky Road Trip – Southern Portugal

DAY 1 – Western Coast and Lagos   9h00 – Visit cape St.Vicent Fortress and Lighthouse, most south western point of mainland Europe. Amazing sunsets here to see also. 10h00 – Visit Sagres Fortress – Built by the Prince Henry the...

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RM Guesthouse Setúbal, Portugal

RM Guesthouse Setúbal, Portugal

Thinking of the tiled walls and traditional Portuguese pavement envisioned amongst bustling cityscapes is typically what comes to mind when thinking about the Lisbon area of Portugal.  Those thoughts can be the impetuous to planning a great...

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Family Luxury holidays in Portugal

Family Luxury holidays in Portugal

Crafted by a husband and wife team who traveled the world, visiting exotic location and always staying in luxurious accommodations, before having kids, they wanted to keep the travels going and not diminish their style one bit.  They knew that...

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Wine Country Uncharted

Wine Country Uncharted

Raise your hand if you knew this rugged Northern California coast was home to wineries and vineyards that rival some of the state’s more talked about wine producing counties. My hand is down. This was a totally uncharted part of the state for...

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Wine in the Algarve Winemaker Experience

Wine in the Algarve Winemaker Experience

Say Portugal these days and a lot of things come to mind. From Porto to Lisbon and Cascais, there’s a lot of buzz about the country, even Madonna moved there. Before all the touristy news bites and the new wave of revitalized energy enjoyed...

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… in San Jose

… in San Jose

San Jose’s growing food scene and both upscale and funky offerings, are anchored by their Michelin starred restaurants, pubs offering artisanal craft beers and cocktails and downtown eateries in the SoFA district and San Pedro Square,...

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Lunch in the Algarve

Lunch in the Algarve

One Island One family One Restaurant Deserted island experiences usually don’t come with an over-the-top restaurant where fresh is an understatement. Sat directly on the edge of the island where the currents meet and collide…some may say its...

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ADEGA San Jose, California

ADEGA San Jose, California

ADEGA restaurant, located in San Jose’s Little Portugal was just awarded the prestigious Michelin Star. Known for authentic Portuguese cuisine, fresh seafood dishes and seasonal ingredients, ADEGA, meaning wine cellar in Portuguese, is also...

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Letter from Europe: Windsor, England

Letter from Europe: Windsor, England

  It’s been many trips back and forth to Ireland, England and the continent. I’ve been on planes, in trains and driven myself all over Ireland – for the first time. Now it’s time to unwind. Of course I had to bypass London...

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