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      Getting from Estremoz to Lisbon

      Estremoz Apr 14, 2015 at 10:11 AM

      Is there a rail station in Estremoz? I am having difficulty finding Estremoz as a station on the EuroRailway web site.

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    • Boat tour to see fireworks St. John festival

      Porto Apr 9, 2015 at 8:16 AM

      We are spending three days on ave. dos aliados area for St. John festival. My husband is somewhat limited in walking for hours and hours. We have heard there are boats you can go on to watch the fireworks that night. Can you suggest companies or where to obtain information so we can make a reservation. Thank you. ALSO any information on things we MUST SEE AND DO

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    • Aveiro Luggage storage

      Aveiro Apr 2, 2015 at 1:34 AM

      Hi, may I know if there are any cafe/hotel available for luggage storage for a few hours, so that I can travel around the city for an afternoon? Thank you.

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    • Best place to park in Porto

      Porto Mar 22, 2015 at 7:49 AM

      I'm travelling around Portugal this July and want to visit Porto. I'm going to be in my car, and have heard that parking and driving in Porto isn't that easy. I've looked in to parking on one of the streets near the main football stadium but am unsure if this is the best option? Are there any other alternatives that you recommend- I'm looking to spend probably the whole day in the city. Thanks

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      Activities around algarve

      Portugal Mar 19, 2015 at 5:25 AM

      Hello just booked a holiday to algarve and staying in golden clube cabanas is that close to horse riding and quad biking?

       

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    • Boat trip options from Regua to Porto?

      Peso da Régua Apr 7, 2015 at 10:33 PM

      Dear Sir/Madam,
      As the organizer of a small family reunion trip (9 people; all around sixty years) I was thinking of planning a trip on Wednesday 22 April. Leaving Porto in the morning by train we would arrive late morning in Regua. We would like to travel back by boat - preferably a small /private boat - to Porto. Is this a good plan? What are the options and costs?
      Your help would be very much appreciated. Kindest regard, Joseph.

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    • beach train stops?

      Costa de Caparica Mar 27, 2015 at 11:46 PM

      Hi guys does anyone know if the beach train goes as far as praia de meco. We are staying at Aldeia de meco in august and were thinking of hopping on the wee beach train to go to the beaches further up. Does anyone know if this is possible ta x

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      3 day visit to Lisbon

      Lisbon Mar 25, 2015 at 4:25 AM

      What to do & not do in a 3 day visit to Lisboa?
      Obrigado!

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    • Overnight Parking in Cascais

      Cascais Mar 24, 2015 at 12:10 PM

      We are considering a property near central Cascais for five nights in September, but it does not have parking. The owner says public parking is available all around the property. I'm a bit nervous about security and availability and cost too. Can someone please give me some advise? Thank you.

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      crossing the Douro

      Porto Apr 14, 2015 at 3:51 AM

      Can you advise please how much it cost to use the boat to cross from Vila nova de Gaia, can you buy it combined with bus passes?

      thanks in Advance!
      Pode informar agradar quanto custou para usar o barco para atravessar de Vila Nova de Gaia , você pode comprá-lo combinado com passes de ônibus ?

      desde já, obrigado!

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      Cabanas de Tavira

      Ilha de Tavira Mar 23, 2015 at 7:01 AM

      We're heading to Cabanas de Tavira for a week end of May and like to walk. I know that we can walk from there to Tavira. I'm wondering if there are any other coastal walks from Cabanas as we won't have a car. I know that at the end of ria Formosa just as it turns up onto ria Fortaleza there's what looks like a dirt track coastal walk through trees. Any one know if its a circular route back to Cabanas or of any other good walks locally?

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      Driving from Lisbon to Southern spain on a 9 days trip

      Lisbon Mar 29, 2015 at 8:53 AM

      We are flying to Lisbon and intends to rent a car from Lisbon airport. After 3 days, we will drive to Seville, then to Cordoba,Granada and finally Malaga where we will fly off from Malaga airport.
      1) Will there be any difficult issues we would face if we rent a car from Lisbon to drive into Southern spain?
      2) Is it true that the toll charges in Portugal are very high?
      3) Any advice on hotels we should be staying if we are driving? Is it really very difficult to park if we intend to stay in the city center?
      4) Any recommendation of a reliable car rental company from Lisbon? Does the rented car come with GPS in English language?
      Any other tips/advice on driving from Lisbon to Southern spain is much appreciated.

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    • Naturist walks

      Algarve Apr 5, 2015 at 1:06 PM

      Thinking of visiting the Algarve later this year. We love to do naturist walks along the beaches, cliff tops. Can suggestions be made of the best places, please.

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    • Marvao to Madrid

      Marvão Apr 6, 2015 at 2:19 PM

      We are taking a tour which will leave us in Marvao. What is the best way to get from there to Madrid? Is it possible by public transportation? Can cars rented in Portugal be taken into Spain?

      Alberta Rose

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      Day trips in northern Portugal

      Portugal Mar 31, 2015 at 12:15 PM

      We are planning a trip to Portugal. We will be in the Lisbon/Cascais for most of the time. But we do want to spend a few days in Northern Portugal also. If we decide to spend several days in Porto how easy or difficult will it be to take a day trip Viana do Castelo. We most likely will not be renting a car but want to use public transportation, either a train or a bus.

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    • Castelo Branco Portugal bus

      Penamacor Aug 4, 2014 at 5:18 AM

      How do I get from Castelo Branco to Penamacor by bus

      3 Answers Aug 5, 2014 at 2:38 AM
    • Transport in castelo branco

      Distrito de Castelo Branco Jul 2, 2014 at 10:44 AM

      Hello everyone!
      i have a question for you, anyone know how to get to idanha a nova travelling with busses from castelo branco?

      thanks for any answer

      2 Answers Jul 3, 2014 at 9:45 AM
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      Flowers Festival

      Madeira Apr 9, 2014 at 7:11 AM

      Hi everyone, we plan to come to Funchal in early May, and we wish to know where does the flowers festival take place, and what are the main attractions? Thanks

      1 Answer Apr 9, 2014 at 11:24 AM
    • Visit Porto with a baby (less than 1 year old) would be convinient?

      Porto Apr 4, 2014 at 6:56 AM

      Hi everyone, I would like to ask you if you think that visiting and sightseeing Porto with a baby in a stroller would be convenient? What would be the problems in terms of logistics/ walking/ etc?

      thanks in advance,
      Agata

      2 Answers Apr 4, 2014 at 11:52 PM
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      Accommodation

      Alpedrinha Mar 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM

      I am looking for some cheap but good accommodation in or around Alpedrinha - Portugal, with a view to staying a few weeks. Anyone?
      Many thanks

      2 Answers Apr 29, 2014 at 3:09 AM
    • Madeira best Spots for Photo

      Madeira Feb 27, 2014 at 6:37 AM

      Just joined and unfortunately do not see any photos of suggestion of photolocations for Madeira.
      Am I missing them?
      If so where to look?

      4 Answers Feb 28, 2014 at 4:40 AM
    • Funchal Excursion

      Madeira Aug 15, 2013 at 3:56 AM

      Is the Cable Car Ride & trip to Botanical Gardens worthwhile?

      8 Answers Apr 9, 2014 at 7:51 AM
    • Do you get Pampers (Swaddlers) in Porto?

      Porto Jun 5, 2013 at 9:31 PM

      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

      2 Answers Jun 6, 2013 at 2:22 AM
    • weather in february in castelo branco

      Castelo Branco Jan 10, 2013 at 8:20 AM

      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

      8 Answers Jan 16, 2013 at 4:25 AM
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      Three Days?

      Porto Jun 24, 2012 at 12:01 PM

      Planning to visit Porto, Portugal. Am planning 3 days 4 nights, is that plenty of time, or too much time?

      7 Answers Feb 18, 2015 at 4:59 PM
    • taking niece to porto

      Porto Feb 3, 2012 at 11:39 AM

      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

      6 Answers Feb 20, 2012 at 8:00 AM
    • wine tasting in Funchal Madeira

      Madeirã Sep 1, 2011 at 9:59 AM

      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?

      2 Answers Sep 1, 2011 at 5:46 PM
    • Wine Tours out of Porto

      Porto Jan 18, 2011 at 7:22 AM

      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.

      5 Answers Jan 19, 2011 at 3:24 AM
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      Porto: to do list

      Porto Jan 21, 2010 at 6:23 AM

      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

      Thx

      15 Answers Jan 26, 2010 at 9:45 AM
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      Taxi

      Porto Jan 18, 2010 at 1:03 PM

      Does abyknow know how much is taxi from Oporto airport to the center of Porto?
      Thx

      5 Answers Feb 20, 2012 at 4:20 AM
    • so much to see and so little time

      Porto May 17, 2008 at 9:16 AM

      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.

      1 Answer May 17, 2008 at 10:13 AM
    • infor

      Porto Aug 31, 2006 at 2:05 AM

      looking for information about porto. travelling September for one week. information about nightlife for overs 30's please.

    • bus travel from Castelo Branco to Idanha-a-nova

      Castelo Branco Jul 22, 2006 at 2:21 AM

      hi!

      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)?

      Thanx alot,

      Hagit

      2 Answers Aug 11, 2008 at 3:23 PM
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      Flight from Rome

      Madeira Jul 16, 2006 at 7:51 AM

      Is there any cheap flight from Rome Italy to Madeira?

      1 Answer Jul 16, 2006 at 9:01 AM
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      AFFORDABLE, ACCOMMODATION, CLEAN & SAFE LOCATION

      Madeira Sep 28, 2005 at 1:58 AM

      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.

      2 Answers Sep 29, 2005 at 12:55 AM
    • hotels

      Madeira Sep 15, 2005 at 12:37 AM

      Hello,
      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???
      Magga

      1 Answer Aug 9, 2010 at 1:32 AM
    • Covilha Siren?

      Covilhã Jul 18, 2004 at 8:54 AM

      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!!!

      3 Answers Jul 21, 2004 at 4:54 AM
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      Madeira

      Madeira Mar 11, 2003 at 4:39 AM

      Does anybody know when is the best time to visit Madeira? I mean- how is the end of December, beginning of January?

      4 Answers Aug 9, 2010 at 1:39 AM