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Peniche is a jewel in the landscape of Portugal. I had originally planned to stay in Navarra, but the sight of the beach covered in identical white umbrellas changed my mind. I arrived the first weekend in August, which, as luck would have it, was a holiday weekend for Peniche. It was the festival of the Virgins. The …
Peniche is a bustling little surf town about an hour north of Lisbon. It's the perfect town to visit to escape from the hustle and bustle of Portugal's larger cities and the perfect place to just relax on the long stretch of beaches in between Peniche and the neighbouring town of Baleal. But be warned the water can get …
Nazaré, a coastal city in the center of Portugal, is a place where you can enjoy long sandy beaches along with traditional food (mostly fish). Nazaré can be divided in two -- Nazaré de Cima (up Nazaré) and Nazaré de Baixo (down Nazaré). You can find the downtown (the tourist area of the city) with its many restaurants …