Portugal finds itself out of small change and has to buy some from Ireland. Who knew?
Lisbon is a city with a long history, steep hills, and lots of memorable street scenes. PHeymont shares some here.
PHeymont's fascination with city birds led to this selection from a recent trip to Lisbon.
Venice's love/hate relationship with tourism brings new calls for taxes and limits on day-trippers.
Portugal moves to regularize and regulate Uber and other ride-hailing app companies.
Portugal's railway operator agrees not to scrap three historic engines, but their fate is still uncertain.
Since a law passed in 2011 requiring faster disposal of dead livestock, vultures have increasingly skipped Portugal in their search for a good meal
A new law that takes effect in May allows pets in restaurants that owners have designated as pet-friendly.
Once Portugal's capital, and still the seat of its oldest university, Coimbra offers a pleasant excursion from either Lisbon or Porto.
A few scenes from Lisbon's oldest, and perhaps most famous, neighborhood.
An all-day culinary and cultural experience in a Portuguese village south of Lisbon: One of my best travel days ever.
Sintra is one of Portugal's top tourism attractions, and its two very different National Palaces are a big part of the draw.
An Art Deco railroad station at one of Lisbon's key transit points.
A new website for hikers and bikers in Portugal's southern region has been launched by the national tourism board.
A district of abandoned warehouses along the Tagus River has become a gallery for informal artwork.