Articles Tagged ‘Portugal’

Budget Travel Turns to Debt-Ridden Europe

Budget Travel Turns to Debt-Ridden Europe October 17, 2011 | Budget, Travel News | Read More
Maybe this will turn everything around for some unfortunate European countries. Yes, even though Greece, Italy, Ireland, Portugal and Spain are having some serious cash-flow issues (hey, who isn’t?), their loss is our gain (well, at least for UK travelers who still have money to spend). Which...

Europe a “Hot Ticket” This Summer. Really?

Europe a “Hot Ticket” This Summer. Really? May 21, 2010 | Europe | Read More
The results are in for yet another TripAdvisor survey: the travel website has dubbed Europe a “hot ticket for US travelers in 2010.” Among airline strikes, apocalyptic ash clouds, and economic turmoil in Greece, Portugal, and Spain (among others), it seems TripAdvisor might be a little out of touch....

Photo Friday: Bridging the Gap

Photo Friday: Bridging the Gap February 13, 2009 | Photo Friday | Read More
In what NileGuide destination was this photo taken? Bonus points for naming the body of water. UPDATE 2/16: The photo shows the 25 de Abril bridge, a suspension bridge over the Tagus River which connects Lisbon to the municipality of Almada. It is often compared to the Golden Gate Bridge of San Francisco. (See...