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Here you'll find links to pages with interesting / fun / curious / little known information about Portugal. You might actually learn something new!
This page will be updated regularly, so make sure to check back again later!

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  1. 2015-10-09: Portugal in a Box, by BeyondLisbon   Product Review!  

  2. 2015-09-22: Hotels Full of Letters, by MyOwnPortugal   Featured Article!  

  3. 2015-08-07: Beauty Beyond the Hills, by BeyondLisbon.

  4. 2015-08-07: 34 Reasons To Never Visit Portugal [the reverse psychology post], by Gilles Rolland.

  5. 2015-07-16: Once in a Lifetime, by BeyondLisbon.

  6. 2015-06-24: Apple Beach, by BeyondLisbon.

  7. 2015-05-28: And now for something completely different (saving the Iberian Wolf's Home), by BeyondLisbon.

  8. 2015-05-21: Before the crowds arrive, by BeyondLisbon.

  9. 2015-04-30: Highlands – Portuguese style, by BeyondLisbon.

  10. 2015-04-17: A long, long time ago…, by BeyondLisbon.

  11. 2015-03-27: Beyond the obvious, by BeyondLisbon.

  12. 2015-03-11: Simple pleasures, by BeyondLisbon.

  13. 2015-02-26: Strange things in strange places (part 3), by BeyondLisbon.

  14. 2015-02-06: And if life gives you stones…, by BeyondLisbon.

  15. 2015-01-28: A castle on the limit, by BeyondLisbon.

  16. 2015-01-15: Building bridges, by BeyondLisbon.

  17. 2014-12-22: Potato, sweet potato, by BeyondLisbon.

  18. 2014-12-12: Out and about, by BeyondLisbon.

  19. 2014-12-03: Little place, big history, by BeyondLisbon.

  20. 2014-11-19: A different perspective, by BeyondLisbon.

  21. 2014-11-12: On top of the hill, by BeyondLisbon.

  22. 2014-10-31: Some may call it a love story, by BeyondLisbon.

  23. 2014-10-28: A garden in the city, by BeyondLisbon.

  24. 2014-10-22: Ye olde medieval castle (Part 2), by BeyondLisbon.

  25. 2014-10-15: Douro: enjoy the silence, by BeyondLisbon.

  26. 2014-10-09: Strange things in strange places (part 2), by BeyondLisbon.

  27. 2014-09-25: Strange things in strange places, by BeyondLisbon.

  28. 2014-09-12: Holy promontory!, by BeyondLisbon.

  29. 2014-09-02: You might think you’ve seen this before, by BeyondLisbon.

  30. 2014-08-05: Random photo of the week (The Moliceiro boat), by BeyondLisbon.

  31. 2014-07-31: Meet the countess, by BeyondLisbon.

  32. 2014-07-24: All hail the king!, by BeyondLisbon.

  33. 2014-07-17: The gardens of Monserrate, by BeyondLisbon.

  34. 2014-07-09: And here it is… your moment of zen (The Buddha Eden), by BeyondLisbon.

  35. 2014-06-26: For your eyes only (The Quintinha de Monserrate), by BeyondLisbon.

  36. 2014-06-10: A taste of the Portuguese Summer (recipe included!), by BeyondLisbon.

  37. 2014-05-30: A special day in May, by BeyondLisbon.

  38. 2014-05-28: The Roman ruins of Ammaia, by BeyondLisbon.

  39. 2014-04-22: Home to the white monks, by BeyondLisbon.

  40. 2014-04-08: Random photo of the week (Senhora da Boa Estrela), by BeyondLisbon.

  41. 2014-04-01: A town by the river, by BeyondLisbon.

  42. 2014-03-25: Flour mountain, by BeyondLisbon.

  43. 2014-03-18: Fountain of the little birds, by BeyondLisbon.

  44. 2014-03-11: Portugal: the land of sun, sea and… snow?!, by BeyondLisbon.

  45. 2014-03-05: Ye olde medieval castle, by BeyondLisbon.

  46. 2014-02-14: A different kind of Valentine’s Day, by BeyondLisbon.

  47. 2014-02-06: Visiting Caramulo, by BeyondLisbon.

  48. 2014-01-30: Everyday is beach day, by BeyondLisbon.

  49. 2014-01-23: Carved in stone, by BeyondLisbon.

  50. 2013-12-17: An open door, by BeyondLisbon.

  51. 2013-12-10: Music for your ears, by BeyondLisbon.

  52. 2013-11-19: Hiking in the village of Penha Garcia, by BeyondLisbon.

  53. 2013-11-08: Portuguese trivia VII (S.Martinho), by BeyondLisbon.

  54. 2013-10-31: Well of Hell, by BeyondLisbon.

  55. 2013-10-17: You say glamping and I say yurt, by BeyondLisbon.

  56. 2013-09-19: Magic in Monchique, by BeyondLisbon.

  57. 2013-09-12: At the ribat, by BeyondLisbon.

  58. 2013-09-05: You can hike if you want to!, by BeyondLisbon.

  59. 2013-08-13: Gerês: to eat and to buy (with pictures!), by BeyondLisbon.

  60. 2013-08-01: He found us!, by BeyondLisbon.

  61. 2013-07-23: On Portugal, food and nostalgia, by BeyondLisbon.

  62. 2013-07-16: Gerês: to see and to do (with pictures!), by BeyondLisbon.

  63. 2013-07-11: FIA 2013: a quick recap and how you can get some of the products sold there, by BeyondLisbon.

  64. 2013-06-04: It’s the most wonderful time of the year! (The Portuguese Festas), by BeyondLisbon.

  65. 2013-05-28: An artist you don’t see everyday, by BeyondLisbon.

  66. 2013-05-21: From Folklore Legend to Science Fact, by BeyondLisbon.

  67. 2013-05-14: Regaleira, a particularly puzzling place, by BeyondLisbon.

  68. 2013-05-08: The man behind the music, by BeyondLisbon.

  69. 2013-04-23: Sintra, the beautiful, by BeyondLisbon.

  70. 2013-04-09: Going back in time, by BeyondLisbon.

  71. 2013-04-03: Portuguese trivia V (On the Azores' Gorreana tea), by BeyondLisbon.

  72. 2013-03-30: Easter memories, by BeyondLisbon.

  73. 2013-03-26: Food, food, food!, by BeyondLisbon.

  74. 2013-03-20: Of wool and soap, by BeyondLisbon.

  75. 2013-03-18: At the cheese fair (part II), by BeyondLisbon.

  76. 2013-03-14: At the cheese fair (part I), by BeyondLisbon.

  77. 2013-03-04: And now… back to wine!, by BeyondLisbon.

  78. 2013-02-27: Go with the flow (about the Mondego river), by BeyondLisbon.

  79. 2013-02-21: Something sweet, by BeyondLisbon.

  80. 2013-02-18: Stones doing… what?!, by BeyondLisbon.

  81. 2013-02-05: Feeling… cheesy? (On the Serra da Estrela cheese), by BeyondLisbon.

  82. 2013-02-11: Portuguese trivia IV (On the portuguese Bravo-de-Esmolfe apple cultivar), by BeyondLisbon.

  83. 2013-02-08: Casa de… what?!, by BeyondLisbon.

  84. 2013-02-07: Would you like some extra Portugal with that?, by BeyondLisbon.

  85. 2013-01-29: Wonderful waters II (About the Gerês Thermal Baths), by BeyondLisbon.

  86. 2013-01-29: Wonderful waters I (About the Gerês Thermal Baths), by BeyondLisbon.

  87. 2013-01-23: Portuguese thermal baths, by BeyondLisbon.

  88. 2013-01-16: The most Portuguese of Portuguese villages (about Monsanto), by BeyondLisbon.