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Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain. Its location on the Atlantic Ocean has influenced many aspects of its culture: salt cod and grilled sardines are national dishes, the Algarve’s beaches are a major destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s–1800s, when Portugal had a powerful maritime empire.
Salame de chocolate Literally a ‘chocolate salami’, this sausage-shaped sweet is easy to make and sold in packages in most Portuguese supermarkets. While its origins are claimed by several countries in Europe, it is indisputable that the person who decided to mix powdered chocolate, butter, eggs and broken cookies was a woman (or man) of vision. Queijadas de Sintra These …
Do’s & Dont’s
portugal Do’s Walk! You’ll get to know this pocket sized city in a day or so and burn some serious calories on the hills! Go to the port caves for a tour! A “tasting” seems to translate into full glass in Porto so make sure you bring a snack! Make sure that you walk across the top of the double-tiered …