Portugal is a small country with a lot to offer. From the historic towns of the north, to the glowing Algarve, via iconic cities, granite hard mountains and rolling vineyards, these historic and coastal road trips in Portugal will bring the country alive.
The fascinating and very cool Covao dos Conchos, high in the Serra da Estrela natural park in Portugal is called the ‘eye’ by locals. This incredible man-made lake hole is actually a bell mouth spillway and well worth the short hike to get up close to the mesmerising spectacle, set deep in the rugged Portuguese mountains.
Autumn is the perfect time for a holiday. The kids are back in school, the crowds have gone and the weather has yet to turn wintry. In our Europe in fall travel guide, we share travel tips and highlights for our top places for autumn colour and adventure. Whether you’re a city lover or road tripper, or want to visit some of Europe’s national parks and glorious landscapes, you’re in the right place!