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15.03.2021 • 21.03.2021
I'm like a bird
From the Atlantic coastline to the inland near the border with Spain, there are thousands of amazing bird species to discover flying around and across this region, spreading their colourful magic as far as the eye can reach! From April 8th to 11th ObservaRia - Estarreja Birdwatching Fair celebrates birdwatching and the great biodiversity of BioRia territory.
Ronda Leiria Poetry Festival
Organised by the City Hall of Leiria, the online event Ronda Leiria Poetry Festival takes place from March 12th to 21st. 200 participants from 40 different countries. A common language called poetry.
Berlenga: a 100% sustainable island
The energy in the island of Berlenga is now exclusively produced by solar collectors. The island has successfully replaced diesel by sun energy. Sustainability is the future and Berlenga has taken a step ahead.
Xisto º Restaurante Louçainha
A former History teacher fell in love with the fascinating art of cooking and became a Chef. João d'Eça Lima, born in Lisbon, found his place in the world in the peaceful landscape of Louçainha river beach, nested in Espinhal mountain. He opened there his restaurant Xisto º Restaurante Louçainha. It's all a matter of destiny. And sense of purpose.
Burgo river swing
Embraced by the stunning landscape of Lousã Mountain and its enchanting Schist Villages, the Burgo swing is placed in the river beach. Literally upon the waters!
Pena d'Água Boutique Hotel & Villas
Pena d'Água Boutique Hotel & Villas is the first 4-star hotel located at the heart of the historical centre of Covilhã. Inspired by nature, this is a place of comfort and peacefulness that pays a tribute to the memory of Covilhã as a wool-producing city. A hymn to reinvention.
No doubt that the city of Covilhã, located in Serra da Estrela, is becoming the centre of urban art in the region of Centro de Portugal thanks to the creative action of WOOL Fest – Covilhã Art Festival that honours the glorious past of Covilhã as one of the most important wool-producing cities in Portugal. This year the festival celebrates its 10th anniversary, launching a surprising technological asset: Talk2Me platform, in cooperation with NEST Portugal.