Things to do
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05.04.2021 • 11.04.2021
Cocotte by Diogo Rocha
The pandemic has turned the world upside down. The restaurants were among the worst-hit sectors. However, the Chef Diogo Rocha of 1 Michelin star Mesa de Lemos, in Viseu, has come up with a very creative idea. He created "Cocotte by Diogo Rocha": a comforting half-prepared meal with his signature that clients must finish at home. But they can keep the cocotte, as well as the beautiful Abyss & Habidecor personalised bag!
Filipa Pato & William Wouters
Filipa Pato and William Wouters are connected by the passion of wines and food. She is one of the most prestigious wine makers in Portugal and he is an awarded Belgian Chef and sommelier. They work exclusively with indigenous vine varieties of Bairrada wine region: Baga, Bical, Arinto, Cercial and Maria Gomes and their approach to wine-making is a chemical-free one. Wines without make-up.
Buçaco National Woods
At the far end of Buçaco Mountain, where the highest range is 547 meters high, you’ll find Buçaco Woods, surrounded by a high wall with eleven entrance doors. Make them your starting point for a stroll through Nature in the region and fall in love with the serene exuberance, almost magical, of Buçaco’s intense green colour.
Casas do Côro
The charming Casas do Côro located in the breathtaking Marialva Historical Village are sustainable and environmentally friendly lodgings that focus on absolute refinement. With accommodations that offer its guests comfort and elegance during their stay, this is an ideal location to spend pleasant moments at the heart of an unblemished and luxurious setting.
COSTA NOVA is a top Portuguese ceramics brand driven by the power of inspiration and design. Producing absolutely enchanting tableware in the finest stoneware, COSTA NOVA is a symbol of excellence, internationalisation and continuous innovation.
In the quest for orchids
Did you know that in the Natural Park of Serras d’Aire e Candeeiros one can easily spot about 35 different species of orchids? This and many curiosities about the wonderful orchids on a guided tour by Luís Afonso, a nature photographer and an expert in this field!
Blossoming cherry trees in Fundão
The blossoming cherry trees in Spring time are one of the most dazzling natural scenes. The region of Fundão is the epicentre of that unrivalled beauty.