How to Visit Castles in Sintra Portugal

If you love castles, then you’ll want to head over to Portugal. A major attraction for tourists and day-trippers from Lisbon, the town of Sintra is known for its variety of castles and palaces. Visiting…

Around the World in 80 Castles: Beautiful Castles in Europe

When I first came to London I was fascinated by its historical sites, especially those from the Tudor era. As a historian, I loved wandering around different castles and palaces. However I quickly realized that my friend…

Why some trips fail for no reason and I should give Porto another chance?

Portugal has always been at the top of my list of places to visit, so when I finally got a chance to go I didn’t hesitate for long. The plan was easy, my ex-boyfriend and…