Tag Archives: Portugal

Ducks, Tats and Junkanoo: Technicolour Festivals of the World

  Revellers tired of grey skies over Notting Hill Carnival should consider heading to foreign festivals for a serious colour fix. Here’s our pick of some of the world’s brightest gatherings. These events are guaranteed to leave a vivid impression, whether or not the sun puts in an appearance. Holi, India Also known fittingly as [...]

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Fado Music – Lisbon’s ‘Portuguese Blues’

The beautiful and historic Portuguese capital of Lisbon is rightly popular among holidaymakers seeking a city break that covers all the bases – great food, great nightlife, great shopping and a spectacular view from the city’s high points. Being built on seven hills, there’s no shortage of these, and the funiculars – giant “elevators” will [...]

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Tunisia and Egypt “Exceptionally Good Value” This Winter

Brits looking for a budget winter sun getaway over the coming months are being encouraged to consider holidays to Egypt and Tunisia, both of which the Association of British Travel Agents (Abta) has described as offering “exceptionally good value for money.”

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New opporunity to explore Madeira

On 16th May and 24th October there will be two flights operating direct from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA) for the first time to the Portugese Island of Madeira. The departures will give travelers in the region the chance to sample the delights of Madeira, renowned for giving visitors a unique and unforgettable holiday experience. [...]

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