Iberia with Insight, Part 2: Évora, Portugal

Évora town square

This is the second in a three-part series about Cynthia Cunniff’s tour through Portugal and Southern Spain with Insight Vacations. Check out the first story, on Lisbon, here. Cynthia, on Insight Vacations: “My trip through Iberia can planned on your own, but I highly advise looking into Insight Vacations if you want to take the biggest, most robust […]

Iberia with Insight, Part 1: 24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal

Our Lady of Bethlehem, in Lisbon

This is the first in a three-part series about Cynthia Cunniff’s tour through Portugal and Southern Spain with Insight Vacations. Check out the second story, on Évora, Portugal, here. Cynthia, on Insight Vacations: “My trip through Iberia can planned on your own, but I highly advise looking into Insight Vacations if you want to take the biggest, most […]

Travel Contests: Week of November 19, 2014

Florida

This week’s travel contests: Win a 4-day Florida beach getaway Win $20,000 for a dream trip in Barclaycard’s Great Getaway Giveaway Win a Hawaii getaway in the Hilton Ultimate Weekender Sweepstakes Win a 3-night trip for two to Cancun Win free Allegiant flights for you and a friend for an entire year (from six cities) Win a […]

Travel Contests: Week of October 22, 2014

Pathfinder

This week’s travel contests include: Win a 22″ Wheeled Carry-on Duffel and 32″ Wheeled Duffel from Pathfinder Luggage! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Enter to win a five-day trip to Mexico plus free movies for a year Win a four-night all-inclusive getaway for two to the Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort in Cancun (Here’s my review of the […]

Video of the Week: Big Wave Surfing Nazare Portugal

Big Wave Surfing Nazare Portugal

Pro surfer Garrett McNamara, aka GMAC, is thought to have recently broken the world record for surfing what’s believed to be a 100-foot wave! The largest swell ever ridden by a surfer and it took place in Nazaré, Portugal.

$433 Round-Trip Boston to Portugal

SATA Airlines

Did you know the volcanic Azores Islands are just four hours from Boston? Their airline, SATA, has a deal for $433 RT (all fees included) and for $66 more you can fly to Lisbon. Travel is valid between November 2, 2012 and November 13, 2012. Tickets must be purchased before September 15, 2012. To book […]