The holiday season! That time of year when we forget all the exercise, diets, calories, and bikini at beach vacation time ... This is the time of year we cannot live without the Christmas desserts. Last year we posted some sweet suggestions (See Post) but there are so many options that we decided to give… Continue reading Christmas Desserts Around the World!
Albufeira, Algarve Albufeira has become an increasingly popular destination for the New Year Celebration, presenting an attractive entertainment program at Praia dos Pescadores which includes concerts and fireworks display followed by nationally renowned DJ. The New Year program also includes the Solrir Humor Festival Event and the “Medieval Paderne” where the old center of the… Continue reading New Year in Albufeira & Funchal!
Venice (Italy) Venice is a city unlike any other. You can fall in love with Venice just by having a gondola ride. No matter how often you've seen it in photos and films, the real thing is more dreamlike than you could imagine, with canals where streets should be and water shimmers everywhere. The fabulous… Continue reading Romantic Destinations in Europe
With an average maximum temperature above 20º from February to December, Tenerife is one of those destinations where to run when it's cold in your country! Check our suggestions of the Best Themed Parks in Tenerife to make the most of it with friends or family. Siam Park The Siam Park was inaugurated in 2008… Continue reading The Top 4 Themed Parks in Tenerife
With festivals comes a very exciting tradition to open their gifts on Christmas Eve, after the midnight mass; some do it on the Christmas morning – this is especially significant for the kids which have the opportunity to unwrap the gifts left by Santa Claus during the night. There are also other traditions in which… Continue reading The Christmas Gifts…
During the first 3 centuries of Christianity, the birth of Jesus was not celebrated. The religious celebrations were based on Epiphany on January 6, commemorating the arrival of the Magi after the birth of Jesus and the Passover, celebrating its resurrection. The earliest record on the celebration of Christmas comes from the time of the… Continue reading Christmas: The Beginning & Christmas Tree
Staying at a hotel on vacation is an experience that is intended to be positive and relaxing. Travelers dream of a stay to rest, relax, have fun and make the most of a break from the routine of everyday life. However a hotel environment is shared by different people, with different motivations, personal tastes and… Continue reading Holidays are for all…
If you have visited the Algarve already, surely you have experienced sitting on a terrace by the sea having a glass of green wine while enjoying one of the most appreciated dishes in the Algarve - the Clams Bulhão Pato. How about to do it at home? Ingredients (for 4 people) 1 kilo of Live… Continue reading How to make the tastiest Clams “Bulhão Pato” Style …
Are you tired of the short, cold winter days of Northern Europe? This is the perfect excuse to spend a few weeks holiday in the south, taking advantage of a Mediterranean climate and with the certainty that no matter how cold it will be, it will certainly have many sunny days and a milder temperature… Continue reading Winter Long Stay Holidays
The Black Friday is the informal name given to the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, the fourth Thursday of November. Regardless the many different origins histories available, this day represents the beginning of the Christmas Shopping Season and is the busiest shopping day in USA. Very quickly the international markets took advantage… Continue reading Black Friday