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Guimarães birthplace of Portugal

Guimarães, Portugal’s birthplace

Guimarães, Portugal’s birthplace, or the nation’s cradle as the Portuguese call it. It is an amazing city in the North of the country, situated in the district of Braga. The …

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The iconic Belém Tower

The iconic Belém Tower is located on the north shore of the river Tagus. It is one of the landmarks of the city of Lisbon and it is visited by …

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Measuring peacefulness

Measuring peacefulness. Did you know we can measure countries level of peacefulness? It is a very interesting study that considers several factors of a country’s life. The study is released …

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The Portuguese favourite destinations

The Portuguese favourite destinations. Are you Portuguese and want to know what’s the trend for travelling in your country? Or are you expanding your tourism business to Portugal and want …

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Supporting local tourism

Supporting local tourism is part of we can do to recover from this pandemic. The tourism industry has been highly affected by covid and lots of jobs were lost. Depending …

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Ready to take off?

Ready to take off? This year will mark the beginning of the vaccination campaign against Covid. Some European countries, like the UK, are already vaccinating their population, but there’s still …

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Finally 2021!

Finally 2021! I bet you are not missing 2020 and neither do I. I’m starting this new year at Updated Words with lots of changes and surprises of you, so …

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Holiday Season

Holiday Season is here! 2020 is almost over and we all agree it’s good riddance! Now, it is time to make a balance of the year that was and start …

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2020! Skip, next!

2020! Skip, next! It would have been nice if we could do this on the first of January of 2020, wouldn’t it? This was a year that we don’t want …

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Killing our Planet

Killing our Planet. Sadly this is something we’ve been doing for centuries. Some may say it’s progress and evolution, but the truth is, if we don’t stop we will be …