Is the Cable Car Ride & trip to Botanical Gardens worthwhile?
We are going to travel with our baby to Porto soon. Was wondering if you get Pampers (for wt range involving baby around 8 kg), so I don't have to carry tons of them. We are going to be there for 10 days, so don't want to fill our bags with diapers
could you please tell me what the weather is like in the region in february / we visit the region regularly but have never been in february / we are just wondering what clothing to take with us we are working on a house so usually take work clothes/shorts and some cotton dresses /flip flops - am i going to need a coat/jacket boots or what/ my bf says it will be nice but hes always in jeans - also we grow fruit and work the land we have but just wodering what fruit trees are likely to be out and how the land will be for us . many thanks . also how cold at night ? we have a fire so we can use that
Planning to visit Porto, Portugal. Am planning 3 days 4 nights, is that plenty of time, or too much time?
going to porto for a few days with my niece 23yrs old , where would be a cool place to eat with a bit of an atmosphere for her ? staying monday & tuesday night
Looks like there are 7 wine lodges in the main part of the city -- where can I find their hours of operation? Do they have tours, tasing, purchases in the evening hours?
My husband and I are going to be in Porto for a week in early May 2011 and would love to do a personalised tour of some of the wineries in the countryside. Alternatively a 3-4 night cruise where we get to visit some wineries as well would be great. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
I'm taking a business trip to Porto, 4 days, but will have time to do some sightseeing :)
Need recommendations for :
1) a day trip out of Porto - would Coimbra be a good solution, or maybe someone has a better idea
2) nice, local restaurant, nothing too fancy
3) place to see/hear fado
Does abyknow know how much is taxi from Oporto airport to the center of Porto?
Thanks to those who responded to my first inquiry about going north or south. My colleague and I are heading north however I need some advice about the suggested iternerary below.
Arrive in Lisbon (Sat.) and take train to Coimbra, stay at Hotel Astoria.
Next day train up to Porto, find a day boat trip to Pinhao, try to stay at Vintage House Question: In case they are booked, are there other alternatives?
Take riverside train back to Porto on Monday (stay one night) Question: Should we try to make it up to the Minho area? We have to be back in Lisbon Tuesday night.
Your trusted travel advice is much appreciated.
looking for information about porto. travelling September for one week. information about nightlife for overs 30's please.
i'm looking for transportation from Castelo Branco to Idanha-a-nova (actually to the BOOM festival location). what is the best way to arrive there (3'rd august,2006, morning)?
Is there any cheap flight from Rome Italy to Madeira?
We have been searching for some Paradise for divers and through ENGINE SEARCH on internet we came across and discovered Madeira. Are there any of you who has been to Madeira and found a recommendable, clean, affordable accommodation for first week of December¿ Please give details and exact direction to accommodation and price. Many thanks to all.
Me and my family are coming to Funchal 5th december for one week. Hotel name is Jardin Dajuda and I wonder if someone has experience of this hotel. We have our 1,5 year old baby with us and dont want any negative surprices. Read somewhere about cuchroutches in that hotel..help! Is there a warm oudoor swimmingpool?
Does anyone have experience of deep sea fishing in madeira and fly fishing is it worth to try???
I am writing a piece set in Portugal and I would be grateful for any help. In 1994 when we visited Covilha, there was a very loud siren near the railway station that went off about twice a day. Does this still happen, and why? Diolch yn fawr/thank you very much!!!
Does anybody know when is the best time to visit Madeira? I mean- how is the end of December, beginning of January?