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Hotel Palácio Estoril distinguished as one of the best spas

Every year, Condé Nast Traveller distinguishes the best among many touristic categories. For 2019, Portugal won a distinction with Hotel Palácio Estoril being considered the “Best For Targeted Healing“. If you’re wondering why does Hotel Palácio Estoril deserve this prestigious distinction, stay with us on this guided tour through this holistic experience that will make you […]

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Vila Vita Parc: Get a behind the scenes look of a luxury hotel

Who is curious to learn how a luxury hotel as Vila Vita Parc works behind the scenes? Secrets from Portugal had the excellent opportunity to spent an entire week at one of the best Leading Hotels of the World, Vila Vita Parc, in the beautiful shores of Algarve. In this article, you’ll get to see a series […]

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Le Monumental Palace is the new luxury hotel in Porto

It was 7 o’clock in the afternoon when Avenida dos Aliados, in Porto, was invaded by newspapers men, who sold “O Nacional”, a Portuguese newspaper of the twentieth century. “Last minute news, Le Monumental Palace is being inaugurated”, they shouted to anyone who wanted to listen.     The building, which corresponded to the trip […]

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Convento do Espinheiro will take you into a unique experience

Secrets from Portugal will take you to the most wonderful places in Portugal that must be known by the entire world. And here is one of them: Convento do Espinheiro is an excellent well-kept secret in Portugal that you must visit to collect a one-of-a-kind experience. This sacred place is a luxury hotel housed in a centuries-old convent which […]

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Portuguese Brutalist Architecture is presented in Atlantic Pavilion

Portuguese brutalist architecture is present in an outstanding sports centre recently completed in Portugal by Valdemar Coutinho Arquitectos that features elements of brutalist architecture, the most evident aspect being angular concrete surfaces that funnel daylight into the building’s public foyer. The sports facility was created for the use of the locally based Pedro Barbosa School as […]

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Ourivesaria Tavares develops innovative yet classic jewellery designs

Established in 1922, Ourivesaria Tavares is one of the most prestigious goldsmithery factories in Portugal, based in Póvoa de Varzim. They are best known for creating jewellery and sacred art pieces that amalgamate an unrivalled level of tradition and innovation. In all of their creations, they focus on using only the best materials and techniques […]