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Budget Travel Guide to Aveiro, Portugal

How to visit Aveiro, Portugal on a budget.  The beautiful seaside Portuguese town of Aveiro makes the perfect day trip from Porto, especially while on a backpacker budget. It is located only one hour away from Porto and it offers a more laid-back, charming atmosphere. Also known as the “Venice of Portugal”, Aveiro is known for its …

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10 Reasons To Visit Porto, Portugal

10 reasons to visit the bustling and beautiful city of Porto, Portugal. For a relatively small European country, Portugal is packed with diverse natural scenery and a thriving sense of culture. From the busy capital of Lisbon, to the stunning beaches of the Algarve, to the vast countrysides of the northern wine regions, Portugal never fails …

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How I Lived in Portugal for One Month and Only Spent 200 Euros

How I was able to live, work, and travel in Portugal for one month on a budget. Within the last year, many people have asked me how I can afford to travel so much. Being a recent college graduate with no reliable income and no job prospects other than waitressing, these are all valid questions. …

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6 Reasons To Visit Sintra, Portugal

6 Reasons to visit Sintra on your next visit to Portugal. About an hour northwest of Portugal's capital lies Sintra, a picturesque fairy-tale land filled with castles, secret gardens, and adorable old men playing wooden flutes in the street. After experiencing the chaos of Lisbon, the peaceful, intimate atmosphere of Sintra feels like a real breath …

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