The Rough Guide to Portugal is the ultimate travel guide to this beautiful country. Taking you to the fashionable cities of Lisbon and Porto, to hikes in the central and northern hills, and to every beach along the Algarve, this updated guide is the ideal companion whether you're on a city break, beach vacation, or road trip;
- introduces the best vineyards, country taverns, and fado clubs, and provides reliable insider tips on topics such as driving Portugal's roads, surfing at Peniche, and shopping for linen and lace.
- you'll find special coverage of Portuguese history, art, architecture, and literature, and detailed information on the best markets and shopping for each region.
- unearths the best restaurants, nightlife, and places to stay, from backpacker hostels to beachfront villas and boutique hotels, and color-coded maps feature every sight and listing.
Updated edition Jan 2017