Are you planning a vacation in Europe? Maybe you're stuck and unsure where to go. How about a destination with gorgeous scenery, year-round amazing weather, ancient sites and incredible landscapes? You guessed it - Portugal.
You can't go there without visiting its capital - Lisbon. View the spectacular Rooftops of Alfama, take a vintage tram through the streets, see Lisbon's tallest building, the Vasco de Gama Tower, watch theatrical performances, and visit museums along the famous street Rua Garett.
Are you looking for peace and relaxation or adrenaline pumping fun? Portugal has it all. The Algarve is a very popular tourist destination. For those of you looking to relax, you will enjoy a variety of golden beaches, picturesque cliffs and incredible shopping. But for you adrenaline seekers, take up a new water sport, hop on sea cave tour and take your chances on one of the world's scariest cliff dives.
Portugal is also known as one of our most peaceful countries in the world. Its Global Peace Index Score is 1.344. It has low rates of violent crime, homicides, weapons exports and deaths from external conflicts.
That being said, it's the perfect country to travel to solo or with your family. Continue reading for reasons why Portugal should be your next adventure destination.
- Nicole Dossantos The Active Times
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