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Yoga Retreat in Portugal’s Alentejo

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Yoga and Portugal, yoga and Alentejo, are absolutely the perfect match. That is why this yoga retreat in Evora, the capital of Central Alentejo, is happening. Stay in the world’s first cork hotel and reunite with yourself. Wake up with the sound of birds in the middle of the cork forest and do yoga with passionate instructors thoughtfully chosen from around the world. Feel connected …

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Odemira – the whole Alentejo in one municipality. Simply surprising.

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The municipality of Odemira is a Unique Alentejo (Alentejo Singular). That’s what the county calls it, and rightly so. Odemira is not a unique place in the sense that it is completely different from the whole Alentejo. What makes it distinctive is that it gathers in itself many of the different characteristics that we find separately, here and there, around the region. To facilitate diversity, …

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The Place at Evoramonte – Alentejo guesthouse to call home near the sky

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Finding a hotel in Alentejo is not that hard. But one where we feel perfectly at home is a whole different story. That’s what The Place at Evoramonte is. And much more. Less than 15 people live inside the small castle walls at Evoramonte, also spelled Evora Monte, with only one central street and two side ones (which follow the walls dating back to the …

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Vitoria Stone Hotel – Evora and Alentejo await inside

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Entering Vitoria Stone Hotel doesn’t mean we should leave the fields of Alentejo behind. The charm of the landscape which accompanies us along the roads until we reach this hotel in Evora keeps on being present. In the peculiar tones of the region. In the noble stones which are extracted here or those worshiped since pre-historic times. In the ever-present cork. This is why we …

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Olive oil tasting in Alentejo, Portugal

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An olive oil tasting in Alentejo, Portugal, is an activity which many visitors are looking for these days. Why? Because it is something so natural and authentic in this region. Because the olive trees have been in Alentejo for thousands of years and because the olive oil produced here is of outstanding quality. To visit wine cellars is now a tourist activity in the Alentejo …

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Organisation of Events in Alentejo, Portugal

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The organisation of events in the Alentejo is something extremely attractive for you, private individual or company, who are looking for a beautiful and quiet place but also all the necessary equipment and the best professionals. However, it is difficult to find what you are looking for in a region like the Alentejo, which is so vast and offers so much. Visitevora helps you save …

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Alqueva Lake – Houseboats (and other activities) | Surprising Alentejo

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Did you know that there are Houseboats in Alqueva Lake, Alentejo (Portugal), which you can drive through the waters with family and friends without even needing a sailor’s license? That’s right! These boats carry the soul of the Alentejo to you. No hurries, taking you where you wish to go in the moment. But what is “Alqueva”? The Alqueva Dam has 96.5 sq mi (250 …

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