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Portugal Travel

Jul 29, 2021

FARAH's GUIDE TO DISCOVERING THE ALGARVE

This is the first post in our Farah Trading Co series to help you discover the Algarve. From tiny fishing villages to white sandy beaches to high shore cliffs and of course fantastic wines and irresistible food - we have you covered!

Jul 2, 2021

FARAH'S INSIDER GUIDE TO LISBON - DAY TRIPS TO THE LISBOA WINE REGION - PART 3

Joana here, sharing another fantastic day trip through Azeitão and Sesimbra, in the South of Lisbon. The day starts with a visit to José Maria da Fonseca, a gorgeous historic winery in Portugal, followed by a delicious lunch at their restaurant, The Wine Corner. The afternoon will be spent walking and epxloring Sesimbra and its stunning beaches. To finish a perfect day, you can just book a table at the restaurant with the best view of Lisbon.

Jun 11, 2021

FARAH'S INSIDER GUIDE TO LISBON - DAY TRIPS TO THE LISBOA WINE REGION - PART 1

If you’re staying in Lisbon for longer than a day or a weekend, consider going north to the wine region and experience the terroir and the beaches in the coast. There are some wineries ready to be visited just outside of the city and you can always rent a car, take the highway and within less than an hour you’ll find yourself surrounded by vines and orchards.

Jun 4, 2021

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PASTEL DE NATA

Once you land in Portugal, you’ll start seeing “pasteis de nata” everywhere... so today I am sharing some trivia on one of my all time favorite Portuguese sweets! In addition to the history of Pastel de Nata, I will share my top recommendations for Pastel de Nata shops in Lisbon.

Jun 1, 2021

FARAH'S INSIDER GUIDE TO DRINKING OUT IN LISBON

The Farah Trading Co guide to drinking out in Lisbon! From coffee to beer to wine - what to drink, where to drink and at what time -  Our top picks and tips for rooftop bars, wine bars, shops across Lisbon. Helping you navigate Lisbon Portugal's nightlife like a local.

May 26, 2021

5 Reasons to visit Taboadella in Portugal’s Dão Region

The Dão wine region, located in central Portugal between Lisbon and Porto, is commonly considered the Portuguese Burgundy! The region is filled with amazing towns and dozens of little wine producers - our top pick for a visit is Taboadella, a stunning winery that shows off modern and sustainable features while maintaining its traditional heritage.

May 12, 2021

5 reasons to visit Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo, in the Douro Valley

The reasons are endless to visit any winery in the Douro Valley - this UNESCO world heritage site is a bucket list travel destination, especially if you are a wine lover!  Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo is a  must visit of the Douro - with breathtaking views this winery hotel is perched right above the river.

May 7, 2021

THE FARAH GUIDE TO VISITING THE DOURO

This is our first of a series of blog posts dedicated to traveling to the Douro Valley. When to go? What to do? How much time do I need?  We will start with the basics and then grow our guide over the next few months. We hope you enjoy it!

Apr 16, 2021

5 reasons to include Quinta do Tedo on your next trip to Portugal

A visit to Quinta do Tedo's estate is the perfect way to experience the Douro terroir in all its glory: walk the vineyards, taste their Douro wines and Ports, try their olive oil, hike amazing natural trails and have delightful meals standing over a breathtaking view of the Douro river. Come for the day or book a stay!

Apr 5, 2021

Farah's Guide To Lisbon Dining!

For the second part on our blog series about Lisbon travel we are biting into the city’s food scene: off the beaten path treats, restaurants not to miss and tips to eat around like a local - written by a local. Hope you enjoy it! - Joana 

Mar 8, 2021

Farah's Insider Guide to LISBON - Part 1!

Having lived in Lisbon for ten years I am excited to share with you my insider tips and tricks to enjoy the city.   This post is the first of a four-part series about Lisbon travel. We will start with the basics - when to go, how to get around, what neighborhood to stay in-  and then explore eating & drinking in Lisbon and then finishing off  the series with ideas for some easy day trips from the beautiful capital city. I hope you enjoy it!- Joana 

Jan 24, 2020

Where to Stay in Lisbon - A Spotlight on Four Emblematic Neighborhoods

With year round sunshine, a plethora of easy day trips and an incredibly walkable center full of vibrant restaurants...
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