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Portugal Tour – “Visit the Land of your Forefathers”

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The Tour in Portugal with the name “Visit the Land of your Forefathers” was lovingly prepared for the many people in the whole world who have roots in this country. For you, visiting Portugal has always been a dream, since you were children, because you have heard so many stories about your family’s past. In fact, throughout the centuries, the Portuguese who left Portugal started …

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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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What to Visit in Alentejo – 10 charming cities, towns and villages

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To visit the Alentejo means discovering sensations, meeting people, feeling each moment slowly enjoying the light breeze, the local food on the plate and the wine in the glass, a conversation with hospitable people. In addition, to visit the Alentejo is all about discovering the traditions of handicrafts and festivities. But all these experiences always have a scenery. Whether in the vast historical heritage locations …

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Skydiving Alentejo, Parachute jump Portugal – Tandem Evora

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Skidiving in Alentejo is much more than an incredible explosion of adrenaline. If, for you, feeling truly alive means presenting yourself with challenges, a skydiving experience in Evora is your opportunity to enjoy the sensations that only Alentejo birds have access to… Although courageous people like you get to feel them too. To Skydive literally means to take a leap of faith and dive into …

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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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