Friday, 31 May 2013

The Best SPA's in Portugal - South and the Azores

TravelTailors offers you the relaxing and innovative properties of the best Portuguese SPA´s, located in naturally soothing landscapes; the finest options were selected, enhancing your beauty and well-being experience. Massages, trips and nature are in harmony in Lisbon, Alentejo and Azores.

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

The best SPA's in Portugal - Center and North

TravelTailors offers you therelaxing and innovative properties of the best Portuguese SPA´s, located in naturally soothing landscapes; the finest options were selected, enhancing your beauty and well-being experience. Massages, trips and nature are in harmony in Oporto, the Estrela mountain range and the Douro area.

Monday, 27 May 2013

The Best Restaurants of Portugal - North

This TravelTailors' program promotes the best traditionally inspired gastronomy of northern Portugal, with emphasis on a signature cuisine. In addition, it promotes the heritage and the landscape of the visited regions, such as Oporto, Douro and Minho.

Friday, 24 May 2013

Gerês National Park SHORT ADVENTURE

Take some days off and discover the only National Park in Portugal. Walk by the dense oak forests and listen the water falling down the granite rocky streams. Walk through the old paths connecting traditional villages where you can learn about their ancient way of life and traditions of "Barroso" people. This Park is part of the European PAN Park network, the most pristine areas of Europe.

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Canoeing: Minho International River

Canoeing expedition in the river Minho, located in the North of Portugal, between Valencia and Melgaço. In a region full of natural beauty and history, the Minho River is restless and full of emotion. The program includes cultural visits and contact with the local cuisine.

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Monday, 20 May 2013

Portugal in love: honeymoon in the South and Madeira

With this romantic program by TravelTailors you will discover the most romantic and secret places of Portugal, in South and Madeira: hotels, palaces, gardens and beaches. It offers you intimate hotels and fine dining. It suggests other activities ideal for two, like cooking classes, SPA and walks; it's perfect for an incomparable honeymoon in Portugal!

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Friday, 17 May 2013

Portugal In Love - Honeymoon in the Center and North

This TravelTailors' romantic program takes you to discover the most romantic secret places of Portugal, northbound: hotels, palaces, rivers and gardens in the Douro, Buçaco, Aveiro and Oporto. It proposes wonderful hotels and intimate fine dining options, suggesting ideal activities for two as well, such as boat trips, SPA and sweets' tastings; perfect for an incomparable honeymoon!

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Medieval and Jewish Heritage in Portugal

TravelTailors offers you adiscovery of the legacies of the Middle Ages, religious orders and the Jewish people in Portugal. From the Beiras' mountains to the plains of Alentejo, you'll live ancient legends.

Monday, 13 May 2013

Gerês, The Shepherd's Way

Discover the only Portuguese National Park Peneda-Gerês. In this beautiful and remote region, you will follow ancient trails used for centuries by local shepherds. You will visit one of the most typical villages, Pitões de Júnias, where you can find a 12th Century convent. In Fojo do Lobo, be surprised by an ancient wolf hunting technique. Hiking in Gerês is a unique experience!

Friday, 10 May 2013

Gastronomy in Portugal: from the Michelin Stars to the Tascas

This TravelTailors' unique program promotes the best Portuguese cuisine, including the formal and informal recognition ( Michelin Stars and "tascas") of the restaurants that stand out for quality service, therefore deserving the preference of the public and of the specialized critique.

Wednesday, 8 May 2013

Schist villages FAMILY PROGRAM

A unique opportunity for you and your family to relax in intimate contact with nature (you can even bring your dog or cat). Learn firsthand the traditions of making bread or goat cheese and explore the woods and rivers in Serra da Lousã, Portugal. It will be a weekend to remember!

Monday, 6 May 2013

Douro and Historical Villages

Hike through Port Wine vineyards and visit Portugal's Historical Villages, with its castles and stone wall houses that have kept the same appearance for centuries. The hike down of the famous Calçada de Alpajares, also 
named the Devil's Trail, is a must of the trip. It will take you to Barca de Alva, with breathtaking views of vineyards.

Sunday, 5 May 2013

Tejo and Geopark

Discover the 12th Century Portuguese Historical Villages as you hike along the ancient trails that connect them. The unique houses of the Schist villages by the Zêzere River, the village of Sortelha, whose castle is a national monument, and the village of Monsanto, once considered the most Portuguese village of Portugal, will be other highlights of this trip.

Friday, 3 May 2013

Historic journey to Portugal - Prehistory, romans and arabs

TravelTailors proposes a long tour of the rich Portuguese heritage, from prehistory to the Roman and Islamic occupation. This is a journey from the North to the South of the country, combining museums with outdoor legacies. Engravings, dinnossaurs marks, roman villas and temples and arabic heritage will make you dream awake.

Wednesday, 1 May 2013

Atlantic Coast - Porto to Lisbon

Cycle along the Atlantic coast, starting from Porto towards Lisbon! With routes by the ocean side you have the chance to enjoy the west coast sunny beaches, stopping in one beach bar terrace for a coffee or tasting a grilled fresh fish lunch. Cycle paths, nature conservation areas, the Leiria pine forest and the Alcobaça monastery are some of the trip. Enjoy!

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