Portugal has a vibrant culture and manageable sized cities that are quite pretty. I enjoyed the beautiful beaches and the city life. Portugal is also significantly more affordable than most Western European countries.
I'm a little biased. Nah Nah Bah was started by a guy from around Boston, who somehow ended up in the sunny town of Lagos. The portions are hearty and the food is tasty. I rarely am the kind of girl who travels somewhere to eat food she could have found in her backyard, but I made an exception for Nah Nah...more
Located along the coast in Lagos, Portugal, Ponta da Piedade is mostly a stairway into the rock bordering the sea to get you closer to the ocean. I'm certain in the high season you may find boats and etc at the bottoms of the steps, but during my May visit all i found was some sand in my shoes....more