North of Portugal

Find out everything you need to know about the best sea experiences in the North of Portugal: Aveiro, Peniche, Porto and Matosinhos. Enjoy your holidays in Portugal!

  • Visiting Porto
    North of Portugal,  Portugal

    The Ten Best Tourist Attractions To See While Visiting Porto

    Porto is fast becoming a great tourist destination. Located in the north of Portugal, it boasts lots of interesting sites to visit and explore. Here are the top ten attractions to see while visiting Porto. Clérigos Tower This is the city’s most visible landmark, standing at 75 metres tall.  “It was opened in 1763 and boasts beautiful Baroque motifs designed by Italian architect Nicolau Nasoni” explains Vincente P. Scott, a writer at OXEssays and LiaHelp. The tower has 240 steps to climb, offering a breath-taking panoramic view that awaits at the top. Serralves Museum This museum was designed by Alvaro Siza Vieira. The minimalist design of the building and surrounding…

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    The best things to do in Aveiro

    Aveiro? Yes, Aveiro. In Portugal, in between Lisbon and Oporto, along the coast, you’ll find a fishermen town called Aveiro. Aveiro may not be the most obvious touristic destination, but it’s definitely worth a visit if you’re looking for an authentic Portuguese experience. Aveiro is an interesting destination for a day trip or as part of a tour of central Portugal. In this post, we’ll share some information about the town as well as the best things to do in Aveiro. Being a typical charming Portuguese town, Aveiro is an enjoyable, alternative holiday destination in Portugal. Aveiro has an extensive history which is closely intertwined with the evolution of its…

  • surfing in Matosinhos
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    Why you should try surfing in Matosinhos

    Porto is booming in every way – the city in the North of Portugal is becoming more and more popular amongst travellers from all over the world. People seem to be falling in love at first sight with the vibrant and colourful city. When you’re on holidays in Porto, you have a lot to discover. You can go to one of the port wine cellars and get to know everything about the history of that special and very yummy drink. Or you can visit one of the many museums and other cultural highlights that are spread out over the entire city. Foodies also will be happy in Porto, thanks to…