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Shop Conserveira De Lisboa

Shop Conserveira De Lisboa

This small shop was founded in 1930 and is situated in Lisbon, at Rua dos Bacalhoetros, 34 In the Baixa. A walking distance from the Praça do Commerçio. This small and attractive shop sells several types of tinned fish but mainly [...]

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Largo Do Carmo -Lisbon

Largo Do Carmo -Lisbon

Largo Do Carmo is a charming square in Lisbon in the Chiado area. It's a great place to go to on a good Summers day. Several outside restaurants on the Square with Carmo serving some of the finest petiscos in the [...]

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The Saturday Mercado Da Ribeira in Lisbon

The Saturday Mercado Da Ribeira in Lisbon

This Saturday we visited The Mercado Da Ribeira in Lisbon. It is situated in a very charming building, 5 minutes walk away from the Turzain Chiado Flat. If you are heading from Cascais , the Ocean View I & Ocean View [...]

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Porto In A Different Light [VIDEO]

Porto In A Different Light [VIDEO]

Porto, also known as Oporto in English, is the second-largest city in Portugal. It's located along the Douro river in the north and is one of the oldest cities in Europe. Porto was registered as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1996. This video [...]

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Review: Sacolinha Café in Cascais Portugal

Review: Sacolinha Café in Cascais Portugal

In Cascais Portugal & opposite the Turzain flats, one can find one of our most well known local bakeries "Socalinho" . Socalinha offers sweet and salty pastries in regular size and also have a lovely selection of bite size pastries for [...]

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A Fun Pre-Christmas Outing in Lisbon

A Fun Pre-Christmas Outing in Lisbon

Image: Lonely Planet For a great outing in Lisbon and to capture the soul of the season, we at Turzain recommend dressing up warmly and taking an early evening walk in Lisbon, say to start at about 17.00 hours. Start at Praca [...]

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Top 10 Golf Courses in Portugal

Top 10 Golf Courses in Portugal

At Turzain we love Golf. In fact, our properties are in close proximity to many of the best courses in the country. To express our passion for the great sport of golf, we've put together this short video highlighting Portugal's top 10 [...]

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Porto: Portugal’s Original City

Porto: Portugal’s Original City

Think of Portugal and Lisbon and the Algarve spring almost immediately to mind. Yet taking the time to really appreciate Porto, Portugal’s second-largest city, a city somewhat ignored by tourists who pass over it in favour of apparently trendier places, [...]

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10 Reasons to Visit Portugal

10 Reasons to Visit Portugal

A Facebook group recently launched a promotional video providing 10 compelling reasons to visit Portugal. We loved it and thought to share it with you. We hope you like it too. We've summarized the 10 reasons below but watch the video [...]

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Investing In Lisbon – 7 Entrepreneurs Share Their Perspectives

Investing In Lisbon – 7 Entrepreneurs Share Their Perspectives

7 entrepreneurs share their perspectives on why they decided to start up their business in Lisbon. Claire Chung, Chinese American, Shangpin.com Ekaterina Zhilina, Russian, Matrioshka.biz Mariano Kostelec, Argentinian, Uniplaces.com Jesse Biroscak, American, Briiefly.com Nitin Puri, Indian, Annecto.eu Saurabh Khanna, Indian, Annecto.pt Alisson Ávila, Brazilian, Wearecouture.com Watch this video [...]

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MIGUEL CAPUCHO & CUCA ROSETA – Fado Legends

MIGUEL CAPUCHO & CUCA ROSETA – Fado Legends

Two of the most talented new generation Fado singers Miguel Capucho & Cuca Roseta.  Enjoy. MIGUEL CAPUCHO & CUCA ROSETA‏ GUjcXJg9C6I Miguel Capucho - Fado "Senhora do Tejo"‏ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HtDqCo9IU7E&feature=player_embedded MIGUEL CAPUCHO canta "Sempre que Lisboa Canta" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0jhPod38VY&feature=player_embedded   [...]

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Harley Davidson in Cascais

Harley Davidson in Cascais

On the 14th of June and for four days, the beautiful town of Cascais, nearby Estoril, hosted the 21th European H.O.G. Rally.  Around 10,000 Harley Davidson bikers participated. The show took place in Estoril, by the beachfront in the plaza of [...]

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Portugal – The beauty of simplicity

Portugal – The beauty of simplicity

In 2011 Portugal's Tourism authority published a promotional film about the beautiful simplicity of Portugal. The musical score is by no other than Nuno Maló. We absolutely love this video and know you will too.   For reference, we've listed the locations featured in [...]

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