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Experiência de Surf no Porto
OUR GOAL IS FOR YOU TO HAVE AN EXCELLENT SURFING EXPERIENCE, whether it's your first time trying surfing or you are trying to advance your skills. We'll get suited up in the wetsuits I provide, grab the surfboards and head down to the sand. This experience is for Small Groups (MAXIMUM 6 PARTICIPANTS per COACH) from total beginners surfers. For the first 15 minutes we’ll be training on the beach, then the rest of the classe with an instructor in the ocean. Other things to note A container to change clothes (NOT IN THE STREET) and safe space to store your belongings (NOT IN A CAR). At the end of the lesson you have access to an outdoor shower. If you never surfed before this is the surfing experience you're looking for. JOIN US ALOHA
Douro Valley with two wineries visit, tasting and lunch
In this experience, you will visit the unparalleled DOURO VALLEY, the first denominated wine region in the world and a world heritage site by UNESCO. The day starts at our meeting point and for the drive we will do a loop around the valley to better see and enjoy all the different landscapes from the astonishing viewpoints of the N323 to the scenic views of the N22. For the 1st stop we will visit a local winery to meet Nuno and to try his regular wines, olive oil, and other products produced with olives and everything paired with local bread, jam, and local olive oil and have a small walk at the vines to learn about the grapes and it differents stages. At 12:00 we will have our second stop at Pinhão for a typical Portuguese lunch at a local tavern with 2 dishes, meat and fish, and as well great options for Vegans and Vegetarians. Still at Pinhão, we will have time to walk a bit around, visit some view points for some pictures and relax. The journey will continue through the National 222, and on the way, we will have our last stop in a 2nd winery to learn about Port wine and taste some of it. If you would like to include 1h Typical boat cruise at Douro valley, please have a look in our other experience where you can have with it :) . https://www.airbnb.pt/experiences/785186
Surfing in Private & Small Groups
Have you never surfed before or only a few times? Then this is the experience you have been looking for! This outdoor activity is designed for adults in SMALL GROUPS, from total beginners to intermediate surfers. Individualized attention is crucial to learning anything new and surfing is no different! Be taught in a fun, SAFE and encouraging way to catch your first waves with the support and tips you need to become a better surfer. I will be waiting for you at the meeting-point to start the experience. The session begins with a short warm-up and an explanation about all surf techniques: paddling, catching waves, standing on the board and riding waves properly. You can expect a clear exemplification of every step you'll need to take in order to get the most of it. Before getting into the water, I'll also provide you instructions about safety procedures and surf etiquette. During your experience you'll probably be able to stand on the board, but above all, you'll enjoy an amazing great energy provided from the ocean and the sun, as well feel inspired by the moment! At the end we can hang around and soak up their surfing atmosphere. *I'LL ALSO PROVIDE FREE PHOTOS OF YOUR EXPERIENCE ;)
Paint Tiles and have a Tea
⊞The tiles represent a base of reference for the Portuguese artistic expression and are spread all over the country in monuments and houses. ♥ I intend to provide a unique experience, sharing with you my love about tiles and giving you the opportunity to paint two tiles inspired by our traditional motifs. ✒ABOUT -First of all I´ll talk a bit about the tiles of Porto and explain the most important things to know about the Portuguese tiles and their history. - Then I´ll teach you some of the tile painting techniques used in the production of traditional tiles . -You will have the opportunity to paint 2 tiles ! Important: Tiles need to be fired after the class and are ready in 24 hours after the class for you to pick them up.
Learn How to Make Pastel de Nata!
• I can make private classes, please send me a message • Take a look at my instagram page for a sneak peek of past experiences @portocookingclass This experience is perfect for guests traveling with small or big groups, and also for families with kids! :) If you are visiting Porto alone, it’s a great way to meet people from all over the world! I will happily welcome you to my home, where we have lots of natural light, a calm area prepared with everything we need for messy and fun baking time! Hosting is a passion and I have been doing this all my life with friends and family and so to call it a job: is a dream come true. To start our experience, we will talk a little bit about me and my family since this is a recipe that belongs to my grandmothers and we have been doing it for years, so you can understand the uniqueness and how lucky I was when growing up eating these amazing Pastéis. This is a hands-on class, we will bake everything from scratch as a group with my help! That is the most important part, we will create the most amazing Pastel de Nata because we will put lots of love, time and care into them. Everybody will help, we will take turns and I will give you a lot of fun facts regarding the story about them and who created Keep in mind: You don't need to be a baker to do this experience - the recipe is simple and I will guide you through all the process

Try the wines of Porto

New Douro, the quest for natural wines
We've designed this Experience for wine lovers, first time travelers and all the curious minds! Join an off-the-mainstream wine tour, with a boat ride and a winery lunch! A beautiful journey in the unforgettable scenery of the Douro Valley and river! As a result of many years of experience, we are constantly looking for ways to escape the crowds and beaten paths, searching for small, boutique wineries in our “backyard” wine region! We’ve set an important standard for the winemakers we select: the respect for nature, time and place. They make the wines we really enjoy! In reality, it’s like we’re visiting friends! You'll meet and talk to them and have an overview about their unique wine making processes & lifestyle. The day starts with a boat ride. Then, you’ll have the opportunity to taste wines at a lovely setting. We adapt the tasting as much as possible, according to your preferences and season. Smoothly paired with a lunch which includes, meat, salad, charcuteries, dried fruits, their extra-virgin olive oil, cheese, bread and desert. We consider that each day, more and more people look forward to more organic and handcrafted wines! This is a great opportunity, not only for tasting but also to speak directly to the people that make them! If you’d like to be surprised, enrich your wine knowledge, and check out the wine trends, join the New Douro!
Wine Venture & Boat Trip in Douro Valley
Come and see why we became awarded by Airbnb as being the Most Successful Hosts and Highest Rated Experiences for the last 2 years. We call it Commitment, Friendship and Passion for Culture, History and Wine. THE JOURNEY We start our day in Porto, heading to Douro Valley in a very comfortable Mercedes Van driving through spectacular roads. We want to let you immerse in breathtaking views in a Unesco World Heritage Site. It's time for a stop in a hidden viewpoint where you will have a great opportunity to take wonderful pictures. THE WINE AND SOMETHING MORE We will visit a stunning old winery where you will discover more about viticulture, winemaking and wine aging. You will learn about technical specifications of Douro Wines and their Terroir. Tasting their wines is embracing the whole region by feeling its aromas, flavours and complexity. NOT JUST WINE Before lunch, nothing fits better than 1 hour private cruise enjoying the breathtaking views with tasty snacks and drink. LAST BUT NOT LEAST We will drive you to another exclusive family-owned winery where we will enjoy a delicious home cooked Portuguese lunch pairing with their wines and then visiting their charming property. Please be in mind that we offer something that you couldn't have access on your own! Customer knows best: that's why we believe our reviews will tell you why we are the best Douro Valley Experience! Other things to note * Private Groups - Please contact us to create a Private Experience for you. * Clean and Safe certification guaranteed * We can accommodate Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Dairy-free for Lunch (or any kind of food allergies). Please alert us after finishing your booking process.
Douro Valley w/ two wineries, lunch and typical boat cruise
In this experience, you will visit the unparalleled DOURO VALLEY, the first denominated wine region in the world and a world heritage site by UNESCO. The day starts at our meeting point and then we will be heading to the Valley. For the drive we will do a loop around the valley to better see and enjoy all the different landscapes, first driving through the N323 with all the astonishing viewpoints to the valley and where we have the first stop, a small winery from a local producer to try his regular wines (reds and whites from the region), olive oil, and other products produced with olives and everything paired with local bread, jelly, cheeses and hams. At this winery we will have the chance to have a small walk at the vines and depending on the stage of the vineyard, learn about the work being done at the moment, such as, pruning, grafting and harvesting. At 12:00 we will have our second stop at Pinhão for a typical portuguese lunch at a local tavern with 2 dishes, meat and fish and as well great options for Vegans and Vegetarians. Still at Pinhão, we have a 1-hour mini-cruise in a typical boat along the astonishing Douro Valley, with all the scenic views of the Porto Wine vineyards terraces and wineries as a background. The journey will continue through the National 222, and on the way we will have our last stop in a 2nd winery to learn about Port wine and taste some :
Eat Like a Local - Food & Wine Tour
Prepare yourself for a mouthwatering journey to discover the secrets of Portuguese gastronomy. This experience will take you through picturesque neighborhoods and local food shops offering secret culinary treasures. Enjoy an unforgettable gastronomic and wine experience and support the local family business and small producers. You will be eating in our best and most authentic "tascas" (restaurants) to try out our favorite local "petiscos" It is a very Portuguese experience, with noisy locals, unpretentious food and every place with its unique atmosphere. During our tour, we will visit 5 different places where you’ll taste different types of "petiscos" paired with the most surprising Portuguese wines or Portuguese beer. I will share stories about the places that we visit, about Portuguese gastronomy and local culture. To finish the tour you will experience an amazing Port Wine tasting with the 3 different styles , where you will learn all about it and became an expert. This tour serves as a full meal, so come with an empty stomach! Other things to note Let me know in advance of any kind of restrictions, allergies or if you don't drink alcohol I can personalize this experience for private groups only. *not suitable for vegans
Airbnb 2019 Douro MostUniqueAccessExp
Airbnb awarded this tour in 2019 as the MOST UNIQUE ACCESS EXPERIENCE to Douro, based on consumers choice of authenticity, history and best customers feedback. We are very happy with the return of our guests about our commitment and passion for the Douro Valley This experience have 11 Wine tastings, 2 winerys, Exclusive visit with the Winemaker, Exclusive Chef Lunch , Private Boats, WHAT ELSE?!?! Let's visit the less touristy Douro, for us what matters is the charismatic people that you will meet throughout the all experience. Authentic people, with tons of knowledge, but with a lot of character and personality. Forget about the biggest commercial brands, it´s not for us... With me you will learn the whole history of wine but in a fun way not boring, let's talk about table wines that we drink every day, but also the famous Port wine We start with a private boat cruize, where we will taste Douro delicacies with drinks n meet the crazy pirates :) to tell us and explain all the authentic stories of the Douro Valley Then we will have an exclusive visit with the Winemaker in a small producer and get ready for some surprises you will love... we also have wines here, of course Lunch at an exclusive event of the highest quality with a chef tasting of Douro food paired with the chef's wines and some more special and unique presentations of local customs and wine culture.

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Porto Walking Tour
If you want to have an introduction of Porto and learn a bit more about its history, culture and curiosities, this is the perfect tour for you. You'll join one of our knowledgeable guides on a fantastic tour around the downtown area of Porto, and discover a bit more about its incredible history, the local culture, curiosities about Porto and the delicious gastronomy from the North of Portugal. We'll see Porto's most emblematic landmarks, like the Clérigos Tower, Lello Bookshop, São Bento Station, Aliados Avenue, Sé Cathedral, Luis I bridge, Ribeira, the Town Hall and many other impressive sights and monuments. We're sure after this tour you will find out why Porto has been one of the most famous tourist destinations in Europe in the last few years. PAY-WHAT-YOU-WANT-CONCEPT Our tour is on a pay what you want concept so everyone is able to join. There is only a small online booking fee. EVERYONE'S WELCOME Be prepared to meet all different kinds of people, that's the way pay-what-you-want tours are known for. MEETING POINT Look out for the guides with WHITE umbrellas at Fonte dos Leões, in front of Porto's University.
Port Wine Experience
Visit 3 producers tasting 7 Port wines and become an expert! With a local guide you'll be able to enter a small, a medium and a big producer, with different concepts and the best wines! Learn about the production process with experienced guides and see from small barrels to wooden vats with thousands of liters to understand how the wine ages. Taste amazing wines! We selected variety and quality because there is a big difference between drinking Port and good Port! (Check the other experiences i provide clicking my profile picture)
ElevenWineTastings, Winerys, FarmtoTableChef, GardenLunch
11 Wine tastings, 2 winerys, Exclusive visit with the Winemaker, Chef´s Lunch in the garden, Private Boats, WHAT ELSE?!?! We will visit the Douro Valley as if it were with a friend, an unforgettable/relaxing day, an experience of a lifetime. With me, everything is done at your own pace, with no time limits, no deadlines for nothing. Our keyword and the motto of this experience is: NO STRESS, 100% satisfaction guaranteed Let's see the touristic Douro that 99% of people see, but i want you to be the 1% of tourists who will see the Douro that no one else sees.. I'll show you the most beautiful roads in the less touristic Douro and the most authentic places, from the local people with their customs and their foods and wines. We wil have an exclusive visit with the winemaker, learn the wine culture in a fun way, not boring like in the comercial main brands, that you can see in Porto city in the cellars. We will show you something different, be prepared to be surprised. River cruise in a private boat with snacks and drinks, one of the best river cruise of your life. Chef's lunch with tasting of authentic Douro food paired with the chef's wines, we have several surprises that you will love. An exclusive event of the highest quality like all our events just for our guests. You will never forget this wine experience...
City Tour & Port Wine experience
Perfect for those who want to know Porto's City Center and the history of Port Wine in a single tour. In this tour discover the importance of religion, strategic alliances and the role of Portugal in Globalization, but also understand the recent tourist impact on the city, cost and quality of life for the Portuguese, and much more. We will visit winemakers where the guide will explain the production process, aging and tasting notes of 4 quality Port wines IMPORTANT: This is an historical walking tour with visit to a wine cellar and 4 tastings at the end. Please don't book if you're not interested into the historical walk. For a tour focused mainly on wine please check our other Port Wine Experience.
⭐The Authentic Porto Food Tour⭐
If just arrived in town this is a perfect introduction to the Portuguese gastronomy, the essentials of Porto and the local culture! We will live to the rhythm of the city and we will eat where the citizens of Porto used to go, away from the ultra tourist sites. More than a tour, we will live several experiences in the same morning/afternoon! We will go to an iconic cafe where we will have an authentic breakfast as the Portuguese do. After that we will discover Porto's old stores and taste their fresh products, visit an emblematic market where we will sit to eat Iberian ham, seafood, cheese and wine from the Northern region of the country. We will continue this fantastic adventure having a local lunch with obviously one of the most typical dish of Porto with drinks included in a bar / restaurant well appreciated by the inhabitants of our beloved city. We will be visiting 5 spots in total. All the places we go are traditional businesses and you will enjoy it like a "Tripeiro" (people of Porto). Emblematic monuments of the city as the Liberdade square, the Mercado do Bolhão, delicious food and drinks, everything is included in the price ! Join us and come hungry :) **If you book the 2pm experience we will switch the breakfast for a dessert** Other things to note: >Experience not adapted for strict vegetarians/vegans or gluten free. >We need a minimum of 4 participants to create a group and so have fun together! >Gratuities always graciously accepted ;)

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Experiência de Surf no Porto
OUR GOAL IS FOR YOU TO HAVE AN EXCELLENT SURFING EXPERIENCE, whether it's your first time trying surfing or you are trying to advance your skills. We'll get suited up in the wetsuits I provide, grab the surfboards and head down to the sand. This experience is for Small Groups (MAXIMUM 6 PARTICIPANTS per COACH) from total beginners surfers. For the first 15 minutes we’ll be training on the beach, then the rest of the classe with an instructor in the ocean. Other things to note A container to change clothes (NOT IN THE STREET) and safe space to store your belongings (NOT IN A CAR). At the end of the lesson you have access to an outdoor shower. If you never surfed before this is the surfing experience you're looking for. JOIN US ALOHA
HIKE & SWIM in Gerês National Park
Gerês National Park is situated 1h30 hour driving from Porto and this is what it will take to be in the heart of the park however we will stop midway to stretch our legs and have a coffee. THE HIKE: We will have a 10 km (6.2 miles) hike which will take us to 7 magnificent natural pools situated in the heart of the park. The hike will be divided into 2 stages, 5 km (3.1 miles) from the starting point to the pools, where we will stay for around 1.5/2 hours to dive in the amazing natural pools (depending on people's willingness we can stay a bit longer) and then the other 5 km (3.1 miles) back to the starting point. The path is on an uneven terrain but without steep slopes. HIKE DIFFICULTY: Difficult: for people who are not used to walking. Medium: For people who are used to hiking for 10 km in the countryside Easy: For people who are used to hiking for more than 10 km on uneven terrain with steep slopes. LUNCH: For lunch, you need to prepare your own food as there's nothing around where you can eat. Please bring lots of water as it might be very hot. GROUP SIZE: From 8 to 15/pax maximum. After the hike, we will have the chance to stop in a local tavern for a refreshing drink and relax a bit before our way back to Porto city. The meeting point will be at Rua das Taipas nº 50, Porto. Arrival in Porto will be around 6:30 PM
Porto Walking Tour
If you want to have an introduction of Porto and learn a bit more about its history, culture and curiosities, this is the perfect tour for you. You'll join one of our knowledgeable guides on a fantastic tour around the downtown area of Porto, and discover a bit more about its incredible history, the local culture, curiosities about Porto and the delicious gastronomy from the North of Portugal. We'll see Porto's most emblematic landmarks, like the Clérigos Tower, Lello Bookshop, São Bento Station, Aliados Avenue, Sé Cathedral, Luis I bridge, Ribeira, the Town Hall and many other impressive sights and monuments. We're sure after this tour you will find out why Porto has been one of the most famous tourist destinations in Europe in the last few years. PAY-WHAT-YOU-WANT-CONCEPT Our tour is on a pay what you want concept so everyone is able to join. There is only a small online booking fee. EVERYONE'S WELCOME Be prepared to meet all different kinds of people, that's the way pay-what-you-want tours are known for. MEETING POINT Look out for the guides with WHITE umbrellas at Fonte dos Leões, in front of Porto's University.
From PORTO to SPAIN: a one day roadtrip through Gerês
Are you in Porto and want to get out of the city for a day? Come spend the day with me hoping around the Portuguese - Spanish border of the park. We'll hike at one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal and end the day on an open-air hot spring lagoon on the Spanish side of the park. If you like roadtrips and discovering nature, this trip is for you. In this trip what matters is the journey, not only the destination. The experience is done year round, even in autumn and winter, when the landscape of Gerês is more vibrant. No matter the weather, you'll discover breathtaking places. PROGRAM After having one of the most picturesque roadtrips of your life to the Peneda-Gerês National Park, next to the border with Spain we will do a trail where you will be involved in the atmosphere of Gerês, with incredible waterfalls, viewpoints, pasture animals and their shepherds and abandoned shelter huts. At the end of the day, close to sunset time, we will head to a hot spring lagoon, already on the Spanish side of the national park. NOTES - There is no land border control between Portugal & Spain, so you don't need your passport with you to cross it. - The trip is adapted according to your needs and preferences, as in cases of physical limitation. - There is a discount per person depending on your group size. - Message me for questions and to settle the starting time and meeting point.
Douro by boat
Entre a bordo desta magnífica experiência e vamos à descoberta do Porto pelo mar e pelo rio, onde poderá usufruir da melhor vista das praias e da cidade do Porto e Vila Nova de Gaia. Vou ter a oportunidade de mostrar a minha cidade e falar das historias ligadas ao rio, à cultura, à pesca e ao mar. Partimos da marina de Leça da Palmeira em direcção ao rio Douro, durante o percurso no mar pode ver a cidade na sua costa Atlântica, após entrar no rio Douro vamos visitar a carismática Foz do Douro, estuário do Douro. Mais acima iremos ver duas vilas piscatórias, Afurada e Cantareira onde estão barcos de pequeno porte de pesca à linha e falaremos sobre isso. Apartir da Ponte Arrábida, começa o Porto dos postais, as pontes e suas histórias, as caves e os bairros ribeirinhos. Todo este percurso é feito sem pressas de forma relaxada, é a melhor forma de visitar esta bela cidade.
Douro Valley with two wineries visit, tasting and lunch
In this experience, you will visit the unparalleled DOURO VALLEY, the first denominated wine region in the world and a world heritage site by UNESCO. The day starts at our meeting point and for the drive we will do a loop around the valley to better see and enjoy all the different landscapes from the astonishing viewpoints of the N323 to the scenic views of the N22. For the 1st stop we will visit a local winery to meet Nuno and to try his regular wines, olive oil, and other products produced with olives and everything paired with local bread, jam, and local olive oil and have a small walk at the vines to learn about the grapes and it differents stages. At 12:00 we will have our second stop at Pinhão for a typical Portuguese lunch at a local tavern with 2 dishes, meat and fish, and as well great options for Vegans and Vegetarians. Still at Pinhão, we will have time to walk a bit around, visit some view points for some pictures and relax. The journey will continue through the National 222, and on the way, we will have our last stop in a 2nd winery to learn about Port wine and taste some of it. If you would like to include 1h Typical boat cruise at Douro valley, please have a look in our other experience where you can have with it :) . https://www.airbnb.pt/experiences/785186
Douro Sailing unforgettable experience
Our experience consists of a 52-foot (16-meter) boat ride along the banks of the Douro River from the Douro marina, Gaia - Afurada, to the Ribeira area, one of the most tourist and historic sites in Porto, also passing by the banks of the the city of Gaia where the oldest port wine cellars are located, returning in the opposite direction to the north where possible and with navigation conditions, it passes through an exit to the sea! This tour lasts at least two hours and may, if you wish, extend this time. Guests can bring food and beverages, we have drinks refrigeration outside, we also have plates, glasses and cutlery available if needed! We can also provide a stop for dives and baths, all accompanied by a sound system where guests can connect their own playlists and use our wi-fi! Come take a tour with us!
Surfing in Private & Small Groups
Have you never surfed before or only a few times? Then this is the experience you have been looking for! This outdoor activity is designed for adults in SMALL GROUPS, from total beginners to intermediate surfers. Individualized attention is crucial to learning anything new and surfing is no different! Be taught in a fun, SAFE and encouraging way to catch your first waves with the support and tips you need to become a better surfer. I will be waiting for you at the meeting-point to start the experience. The session begins with a short warm-up and an explanation about all surf techniques: paddling, catching waves, standing on the board and riding waves properly. You can expect a clear exemplification of every step you'll need to take in order to get the most of it. Before getting into the water, I'll also provide you instructions about safety procedures and surf etiquette. During your experience you'll probably be able to stand on the board, but above all, you'll enjoy an amazing great energy provided from the ocean and the sun, as well feel inspired by the moment! At the end we can hang around and soak up their surfing atmosphere. *I'LL ALSO PROVIDE FREE PHOTOS OF YOUR EXPERIENCE ;)
Paint Tiles and have a Tea
⊞The tiles represent a base of reference for the Portuguese artistic expression and are spread all over the country in monuments and houses. ♥ I intend to provide a unique experience, sharing with you my love about tiles and giving you the opportunity to paint two tiles inspired by our traditional motifs. ✒ABOUT -First of all I´ll talk a bit about the tiles of Porto and explain the most important things to know about the Portuguese tiles and their history. - Then I´ll teach you some of the tile painting techniques used in the production of traditional tiles . -You will have the opportunity to paint 2 tiles ! Important: Tiles need to be fired after the class and are ready in 24 hours after the class for you to pick them up.
Discover the HIDDENS GEMS of Gerês National Park!
Come with me to visit one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal! If you like roadtrips, walking through secret Nature and diving into transparent waters, hop on this journey. The experience is done year round, even in autumn and winter, when the landscape of Gerês is more vibrant. No matter the weather, you'll discover breathtaking places. In this trip what matters is the journey, not only the destination. PROGRAM Before we begin the hike, we'll have one of the most picturesque roadtrips of your life, to the Peneda-Gerês National Park. Halfway, we'll stop at a local cafe for bathroom, to get something to eat/drink and then head on our way. When we get to the starting point, we'll do what is my favorite trail of the entire park, where we will let ourselves be soaked up with all that it has to offer, from huge waterfalls, incredible viewpoints, pasture animals with their shepherds and abandoned shelter huts, until we reach a lagoon with incredibly transparent waters, where we will stop to relax for a while and, if you want, also swim. NOTES - The trip is adapted according to your needs and preferences, as in cases of physical limitation. - The price includes pick up in Porto, Braga or Ponte de Lima. - There is a discount per person depending on your group size. - Message me for questions and to settle the starting time and meeting point.
Learn How to Make Pastel de Nata!
• I can make private classes, please send me a message • Take a look at my instagram page for a sneak peek of past experiences @portocookingclass This experience is perfect for guests traveling with small or big groups, and also for families with kids! :) If you are visiting Porto alone, it’s a great way to meet people from all over the world! I will happily welcome you to my home, where we have lots of natural light, a calm area prepared with everything we need for messy and fun baking time! Hosting is a passion and I have been doing this all my life with friends and family and so to call it a job: is a dream come true. To start our experience, we will talk a little bit about me and my family since this is a recipe that belongs to my grandmothers and we have been doing it for years, so you can understand the uniqueness and how lucky I was when growing up eating these amazing Pastéis. This is a hands-on class, we will bake everything from scratch as a group with my help! That is the most important part, we will create the most amazing Pastel de Nata because we will put lots of love, time and care into them. Everybody will help, we will take turns and I will give you a lot of fun facts regarding the story about them and who created Keep in mind: You don't need to be a baker to do this experience - the recipe is simple and I will guide you through all the process
Surf lessons, learn and surfing with us
I will be waiting for you at my place Kiber Surf School at rua Carlos de Carvalho n 28 rc Matosinhos. My lessons have diferente levels , beginners , intermediate and advanced. I offer you Private lessons or groups . I start with a brief presentation to teach you some safety rules and how to use technical material. Then I talk about all surf techniques: how to paddle, stand up, the wave positioning, keep up on the board and surfing the waves. I will explain every step at the beach and then we'll go together in the water to practise, surf and have fun. I'll always be there to help you in or out of the water, during the lesson. You also have the chance to experience this in other beaches close to Matosinhos and secret spots. I'll be with you to tell you all the tricks & secrets to become a surfer. Other things to note This surfing experience depends always on the weather and ocean conditions, it can be canceled anytime, if not safe. Without waves I can change the surf lesson to a Stand Up Paddle lesson if you want.
The Art of Azulejos Porto
PLEASE READ ALL THE INFO * * * After painting, tiles need to be fired in a ceramic oven and they will be ready THE DAY AFTER AT 3PM/15H. We will be open until 5PM/17H* * * Covering facades with tiles became very popular in Portugal during 19th and 20th centuries and is now one of the most beautiful and unique heritages of the world. During this Tile Painting Workshop you will learn the highlights of the history of this heritage, how this beautiful tiles were painted traditionally and will have the chance to paint tile replicas of Porto (or your own design). This workshop is perfect for tile lovers. You will take home the best memory of your trip to this beautiful city. Every participant will paint 2 tiles. Don't worry, no artistic skills are required :) IMPORTANT - This workshop is suitable for children +10. - We have a dog, Ulisses, who is sometimes in the workshop. He is small and friendly. If you prefer him not to be there please let us know in advance :) * These workshops are made to support our project www.azulejosporto.pt, a non-profit catalogue of Porto facade tiles.
New Douro, the quest for natural wines
We've designed this Experience for wine lovers, first time travelers and all the curious minds! Join an off-the-mainstream wine tour, with a boat ride and a winery lunch! A beautiful journey in the unforgettable scenery of the Douro Valley and river! As a result of many years of experience, we are constantly looking for ways to escape the crowds and beaten paths, searching for small, boutique wineries in our “backyard” wine region! We’ve set an important standard for the winemakers we select: the respect for nature, time and place. They make the wines we really enjoy! In reality, it’s like we’re visiting friends! You'll meet and talk to them and have an overview about their unique wine making processes & lifestyle. The day starts with a boat ride. Then, you’ll have the opportunity to taste wines at a lovely setting. We adapt the tasting as much as possible, according to your preferences and season. Smoothly paired with a lunch which includes, meat, salad, charcuteries, dried fruits, their extra-virgin olive oil, cheese, bread and desert. We consider that each day, more and more people look forward to more organic and handcrafted wines! This is a great opportunity, not only for tasting but also to speak directly to the people that make them! If you’d like to be surprised, enrich your wine knowledge, and check out the wine trends, join the New Douro!
Unique Douro Valley Tour with wine tasting
We will start this unique experience with one of the most awarded wineries. There we will have a visit to a vineyard with wine tasting. So you can taste a little bit of Douro. After that, we will go ahead with an amazing river cruise that will last 1h on the Douro River. Following that, you will have lunch at one of the best restaurants in the region and have a bit of a taste of Portuguese cuisine. To finish this tour, we will end it with another visit with a tasting of a very special place. Then we will return to Porto, and you can be sure this was not a dream. It was just the best experience of your life. Let´s meet and initiate our trip to Douro Valley!
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