All articles about Peniche

Areias do Seixo Hotel

A magical place in a magical setting, Areias do Seixo Hotel is a natural haven less than one hour away from Lisbon. This is a special place where pine trees, dunes and sea murmur their secrets. Experience originality, sublime comfort and an unerringly sense of style that seamlessly blends in with the natural surroundings of the

Atlantic Road – cycling path

The cycling path of the Atlantic Road  is the largest in the country. This 62 km long cycling path offers several trails, as well as exceptional comfort and safety patterns to ride a bike, roller skates, skates or scooters. A memorable journey across incredible natural landscapes, charming beaches and welcoming towns! 

Berlengas

Berlenga, Estelas and surrounding islands were classified Berlenga Natural Reserve on September 3rd 1981. Located 5,7 miles away from Cape Carvoeiro, the archipelago of Berlengas consists of 3 island groups: Berlenga Grande, and nearby reefs, Estelas and Farilhões-Forcadas, all of them geologically different.

Birdwatching in Centro de Portugal

The region of Centro de Portugal is known for the spell it casts on nature lovers. It is a quite unspoilt territory where travellers can still hear the sound of silence and feel unique at the heart of Mother Nature. Birdwatching is no exception. From the Atlantic coastline to the inland near the border with Spain, there are thousands of amazing bird species to discover who fly around and across this region, spreading their colourful magic as far as the eye can reach!

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Bons Sons’17 | Tomar

The largest and most diverse festival dedicated to Portuguese music, BONS SONS takes place in August in the village of Cem Soldos, Tomar. Organized by SCOCS, the local cultural association, BONS SONS acts as a platform to promote Portuguese music, where the audience can discover emerging projects as well as reconnect with renowned musicians. In

04.11.201714.11.2017

Books & Movies | Alcobaça

The festival Books & Movies promotes Portuguese literature and video art, bringing writers, artists and specialists and the public together in a very interesting cultural event. Books & Movies organises talks with writers and film directors, exhibits, projection of documentary films and movies, sport and leisure activities, theatre, music, autograph sessions and book releases. The next

Buddha Eden Garden

Join us for a visit of the Quinta dos Loridos, where the impressive Buddha Eden – the largest oriental garden in Europe, can be found. The oriental garden with around 35 hectares of land was created as a reaction to the destruction of the Buddhas of Banyan, in which one of the greatest acts of cultural

22.10.201705.11.2017

CALDAS nice JAZZ | Caldas da Rainha

From October 22nd to November 5th the city of Caldas da Rainha will host the festival CALDAS nice JAZZ. The concerts will take place at Centro Cultural e de Congressos, the mentor of this fantastic jazz festival that attracts a very diversified audience. CALDAS nice JAZZ is organised every year in Caldas da Rainha, presenting top

Casal da Eira Branca

Casal da Eira Branca is a tourism in the country located in the village of Infantes, 4 km away from Caldas da Rainha, a thermal town with a long tradition in ceramics. It is situated near the medieval village of Óbidos, the beaches of Foz do Arelho, S. Martinho do Porto, Nazaré and Peniche. There

13.10.2017

Centennial | Closing Concert of the Centennial of the Apparitions of Fátima

Gulbenkian Choir and Orchestra, under the direction of Joana Carneiro Friday, October 13, 2017 | 6:30pm Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima With the world premiere of works by composers James MacMillan and Eurico Carrapatoso commissioned by the Shrine of Fatima to celebrate the Centennial of the Apparitions. As part of the

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Centennial | Cycle of Organ | Fátima

The Cycle of Organ, that integrates the vast musical program offered by the Shrine of Fatima in the context of the celebration of the Centennial of the Apparitions, proposes a repertoire created at different times and places, with different compositional styles and attitudes that, besides making allusion to a centennial period of time, will also

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Centennial | Cycle of sacred music | Fátima

In the five concerts integrated in the Cycle of Sacred Music, some elements of memory – tradition of Christian sacred music are given. It was not difficult to find the “line “, the ” understanding horizon ” for this specific cycle of recitals, as the presence of the Virgin Mary in music, since her first

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