A stroll through Lisbon with the sound of fado as your guide

It’s the heart of Portugal in song. A feeling of nostalgia and melancholy that fills the narrow, steep streets of enigmatic Lisbon. A song for what could have been, and never was, which wells up from the humble neighbourhoods, coming from the atmosphere of the taverns. Fado, the feeling of the music, bewitches whoever discovers … Continue reading “A stroll through Lisbon with the sound of fado as your guide”

Virtual Tours in 3D of Lisbon, Salamanca, Valladolid, ‘El Alcázar of Seville’ and ‘Casa Batllo’

Strolling round Spain’s most beautiful cities and visiting its most famous landmarks from your living room is a click away. So today, us here at Vincci would like to take you on a whirlwind virtual tour, so you can better choose your next real trip away. Ready to come? Virtual tour of the ‘Alcázar of … Continue reading “Virtual Tours in 3D of Lisbon, Salamanca, Valladolid, ‘El Alcázar of Seville’ and ‘Casa Batllo’”

8 little known Lisbon facts

Bohemian and esoteric. As the voice of fado, Amália Rodrigues, said: “Seu nome proprio, María. Seu apelido, Lisboa” (“Her name, María. Her surname, Lisbon”) The city’s secrets are as numerous as its cultural riches, and there are plenty of little known facts about the Alfama, Barrio Alto or Baixa neighbourhoods that you may not know. … Continue reading “8 little known Lisbon facts”

This summer enjoy the bohemian atmosphere of the heart of Lisbon

The capital of Portugal is a perfect destination for a summer break. A city to explore, where you’ll be enchanted by its narrow streets and friendly locals. The culture, gastronomy and wide range of activities make for a perfect holiday. And if you visit Lisbon, the best plan is to stay right in the centre, … Continue reading “This summer enjoy the bohemian atmosphere of the heart of Lisbon”

Plan your may holiday evasion with Vincci Hotels´offerings

We are still recovering from Easter, but we are already getting ready for a new long, 4-day weekend. The May the 1st holiday is upon us, and a lot of people are considering spending it on the beach. Have a look at Vincci Hotels offerings. Costa del Sol is one of the preferred destinations, especially … Continue reading “Plan your may holiday evasion with Vincci Hotels´offerings”