Topics :: Portugal

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Lisbon: Fado, Sardines and the Age of Exploration

By Beth J. Harpaz | Apr 19
A personal journey through one of Portugal's most captivating cities.

Porto: Wine, Hills and Sunsets in Portugal's 2nd City

By Albert Stumm | Apr 18
In Portugal's second city, everything cool seems to be right around the corner, or more likely, just up a hill.

Now Is The Time To Visit Gay Lisbon

By Tony Adams | Feb 21
Lisbon's gay personality is young, festive and growing rapidly. Nnow is the right time to book your gay Lisbon vacation. Here are a dozen tips to guide you.

Portuguese Police Detain Ex-Premier in Fraud Case

By Barry Hatton | Nov 22
Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates has been detained by police as part of an investigation into corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud, Portugal's Attorney-General's office said Saturday.

Sampling Port in Portugal

By Giovanna Dell'Orto | Sep 29
These mountain-hugging terraced vineyards produce one of the most recognizable wines in the world and the most visible export of this economically struggling country: Port.

Queer Rapper Mykki Blanco Arrested in Portugal

By Jason St. Amand | May 22
Queer gender-bending rapper Mykki Blanco was arrested in Portugal earlier this week after an altercation with a police officer who allegedly used an anti-gay slur towards the artist.

Portugal’s Gay Adoption Rights Placed in Doubt

Jan 17
Portugal’s limited adoption rights for same-sex couples are in doubt after Parliament voted for a referendum on the divisive issue.

Portugal Expands Adoption Rights for Gay Couples

May 17
Portugal’s Parliament has passed a law allowing same-sex married couples to adopt their partners’ children, but lawmakers rejected legislation granting gay couples the same adoption rights as heterosexuals.

Portuguese Model Convicted of Bizarre Castration-Murder in NYC Hotel Room

By Colleen Long | Dec 2
A New York City jury found a Portuguese model guilty of murder for the bizarre castration killing in an upscale hotel room of a Portuguese TV personality who had taken him under his wing.

The Sideboard as Object of Desire

Nov 14
JetClass introduces the Spacium Sideboard. Combining the romance of ancestry with modern design, this sideboard meets the most demanding needs of its owner.

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