With financial troubles, will Greece, Portugal and Spain be more affordable and attractive? In short, is there any advantage to getting in early?
Family dinners, comfy rooms, lots of eucalypts ... Rita Erlich feels almost at home.
Lonely Planet has picked the brains of its authors, staff and travellers and come up with the top 10 countries to visit in 2010.
Narrow stairs lead to charming boutiques and hidden cafes. Royalty flocked to the mountain town of Sintra to build castles, writes Carol West.
Kate Armstrong escapes the crowds of Portugal's premier destination to find its inland soul.
See the artisans of Algarve before this rich culture disappears, writes Kate Armstrong.
Hold on to your seat for a look at the scariest airport runways in the world.
If you’ve been to Spain and loved it; if you’ve toured Italy and had an amazing time; if you’ve hung out in the south of France and had a ball – you need to get to Portugal.