Dourum (Porto, Portugal)

There are some incredible restaurants in Porto, but a combination of a simple Mediterranean menu, local wines and beers and an incredible view made Dourum our favourite. If you can manage to grab one of the few tables outside, then do so. The view of the city, the river and the bridges is incredible, and the busier … More Dourum (Porto, Portugal)

Lisbon, Portugal

Our first of twenty European cities this summer was Lisbon. I bought the flights for Paul as part of his birthday present, and soon enough our ‘little’ European trip grew arms and legs (we’re away for nine weeks again this year – the first five of those will be spent across various European countries and … More Lisbon, Portugal

Porto, Portugal

The second stop of twenty on our European tour took us to Porto, Portugal. We flew from Lisbon early on Friday afternoon with our beloved Ryanair for only eight pounds on a 35 minute flight. From the airport, we jumped on the metro straight to our hotel, Hotel Lusitana, which cost us a mid-range €42 euros per … More Porto, Portugal