Gerês Waterfall Trek

Detours Blog
March 2, 2018
Enjoy a Detour with an experienced professional, traversing tracks with different characteristics in the surrounding area to the village of Campo do Gerês, Dam of Vilarinho das Furnas, Geira Romana and Pé de Cabril where the richness of the natural and the scenic beauty are undeniable. Be prepared to visit one of the most interesting […]     Read More
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Pratos de Peixe (Fish Dishes)

Detours Blog
February 8, 2018
There are uncountable ways of eating and cooking fish in Portugal and due to our long coastal area we have quantity, quality and variety! The country has Europe’s highest fish consumption per capita and is among the top four in the world for this indicator. Fish is served grilled, boiled (including poached and simmered), fried […]     Read More
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Mercado de Angeiras

Detours Blog
February 2, 2018
The Municipal Market of Angeiras it’s an authentic bless to fish and seafood lovers. If you get inside you will find yourself lost with so many fish species and seafood. Get ready to be surprised by the freshness, quality and variety of the products (many of them were caught in the same morning), get ready […]     Read More
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A Anémona (She Changes)

Detours Blog
January 6, 2018
She Changes is a famous sculpture designed by Janet Echelman, inaugurated in 2005. Located in “Praça Cidade do Salvador”, between Porto and Matosinhos. It has the goal to honor the fisherman’s and the fish industry of both cities. This three-dimensional multi-layer net float over the square and it uses an entirely soft and flexible set […]     Read More