The Azores have been on the radar of rugged European types for some time, but are only now developing a following among travelers from the northeast United States and Canada who are looking for an easy island destination in the age of Zika and fear.
The selection is from Internet users. The election was promoted by European Best Destinations. And the winner has just been announced. The beach of Galapinhos, in Arrábida, Setúbal, was considered the most beautiful in Europe.
For unspoilt countryside, top camping, hiking, wild swimming, plus great local food and wine – and all doable in a weekend from the three main airports – try one of these itineraries from Edwina Pitcher’s Wild Guide Portugal.
Visiting these castles is like diving into our history. Discover the history of kings, of alliances and vendettas, the history of European territories, of wars, regions and nations, the history of those families who have made and unmade Europe.
The city of Porto has been elected for the third time as the best European destination, according to information on the event’s internet page "European Best Destinations", which says the “voting was never so unanimous ".
“Lisbon is Europe’s hippest city right now”. With such assertiveness, Tony Chambers, Editor-in-Chief of Wallpaper, introduces the magazine’s 2017 Design Awards. Lisbon has just been elected Best City at the Wallpaper Design Awards.
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