“Made in Portugal” is the theme of the 2019 edition of Portugal’s most Portuguese Carnival, the Carnival of Torres Vedras. Each year the opening of the Carnival monument is highly awaited by locals. The Carnival of Torres Vedras is known for its traditional satire with the representation of well-known real-life characters of politics and football.
During the Holy Week the churches and chapels of the town of Sardoal and also the ones belonging to the county are decorated with tapestries made of flower petals and natural plants with Easter-related motifs. The flower tapestries are handmade on Wednesday night, involving the whole community. This tradition is thought to be unique in
Anyone with a sweet tooth shouldn’t miss the chance to take part in the International Chocolate Festival in Óbidos. During several days the medieval town’s narrow streets will be transformed into genuine showcases of cakes and sweets that everyone can sample and purchase. For younger visitors, the “Kids’ Chocolate House” offers recreational and pedagogical activities and
The Trays’ Festival will take place from June 28th to July 8th 2019 in Tomar. When King D.Dinis obtained from pope John XXII the creation of the Military Order of Christ, which was to render such inestimable services to Portugal and the World, his virtuous wife, Queen Isabel de Aragão – the Saint – laid
The 10th edition of music festival BONS SONS takes place from August 8th to 11th in the village of Cem Soldos, near Tomar.
Peniche has been and will continue to be the stage of the world’s best surfers. The fantastic waves, the spectacle of the manoeuvres, the presence of the best surfers in the world, and the party atmosphere makes the Rip Curl Pro Portugal – Peniche an event not to be missed! The Rip Curl Pro Portugal will take place