Tag: Portugal

Travel: Casa Mãe, Lagos, Portugal

Overlooking the old historic city of Lagos and the sea, Casa Mãe is a true dream get-away and the ideal base to explore the well-kept secrets of the wild part of the Western Algarve. Casa Mãe comprises three quite different houses – a carefully renovated 19th century estate…

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Travel: Santa Clara 1728, Lisbon

What about a spring trip to Lisbon? The recently opened guesthouse Santa Clara 1728 is located in an enchanting 18th century building in the old cultural quarter of the city. The renovation of the six-suite family-owned hotel carried out under the guidance of Manuel Aires Mateus, not only…

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Casa Caiadas – an Alentejo boutique hotel

If you are looking for an authentic Portuguese getaway: Casas Caiadas might be the places. This luxury boutique hotel close to Évora, in the unspoiled Alentejo region, is designed for hosting couples and families up to 8 people. There are 3 independent houses available for rent, fully restored from a…

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Travel: Malmerendas Boutique Hotel in Porto

Porto is one of the cities on top of my “travel destinations list”. And I might consider a stay at Malmerendas Boutique Lodging. This small boutique hotel is located in the city center of Porto in a newly restored early twentieth century building. Each of the five available suites respects the…

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