The Buçaco battle took place in September 27th 1810 with the defeat of Napoleonic troops, confronting the best military strategists of that epoch: Junot, Massena and Wellington. This historical reconstitution can not be missed!
Every year in July the city of Águeda bursts with colour and joie de vivre! The Umbrella Sky Project became a worldwide success and the images of the beautiful colourful umbrellas have indeed crossed the world! This event will be held until July 24th, taking place at the square Praça 1º de Maio by the
Nouvelle Vague are back in Portugal, presenting their latest album “I could be happy”. This concert will be a great opportunity to hear both the new and the classical songs of the band.
The diva of Portuguese fado, Ana Moura, will throw a concert on November 4th at 22:00 in Convento de São Francisco in Coimbra. Who says that fado is a deeply melancholic song? Not all. Listen to the gorgeous Ana Moura and find out why!
1755 is the new Moonspell album sung in Portuguese on the Lisbon earthquake. A poetic, musical and philosophical reflection of the band on the event of November 1st 1755 in Lisbon and its repercussions on the civilised world.
Christmas time in Penela (34 km away from Coimbra) is lived in a very special way. Penela has Portugal’s biggest animated nativity in an area of 700 square meters with 150 wooden characters. The whole of Jerusalem is superbly depicted in this amazing nativity. A lot of entertainment, fun, colour and magic!
From May 7th to 12th, the university city of Coimbra will host emblematic students’ feast Queima das Fitas. An exceptional opportunity to visit the city of students and witness a unique tradition! In Coimbra, where else?