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The new-look Rough Guide to Portugal
— in full colour throughout — is the ultimate travel guide to one of the world's most popular holiday destinations. Discover Portugal's hotspots with stunning photography, color-coded maps and detailed listings. You'll find practical advice on what to do and see in every region of the country — from the resorts of the Algarve to unspoilt corners of the mountainous interior, and from the surf beaches of the west coast to the most fashionable hangouts in Lisbon and Porto. There are also up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops and restaurants for all budgets.
Whether you have time to browse detailed information on everything from local delicacies to walk and cycle routes, or need fast-fix itineraries and "Top 5 boxes" that pick out the highlights you won't want to miss, the meticulously researched Rough Guide to Portugal will be your perfect companion.
Make the most of your trip with Rough Guide to Portugal.
The Rough Guide to Portugal
is the ultimate travel guide to this beautiful country, taking you to the fashionable cities of Lisbon and Porto, to hikes in the central and northern hills, and to every beach along the Algarve making it the ideal companion whether you're on a city break, beach vacation, or road trip.
The locally-based Rough Guides author team introduces the best vineyards, country taverns, and fado clubs, and provides reliable insider tips on topics such as driving Portugal's roads, surfing at Peniche, and shopping for linen and lace. You'll find special coverage of Portuguese history, art, architecture, and literature, and detailed information on the best markets and shopping for each region.
The fully updated Rough Guide to Portugal also unearths the best restaurants, nightlife, and hotels, from backpacker hostels to beachfront villas and boutique hotels. Color-coded maps feature every sight and listing.
Make the most of your vacation with The Rough Guide to Portugal.