The Algarve

After leaving Lisbon, we headed south to the Algarve. From Tavira to Sagres and everywhere in between, this was a sun-drenched, salty, barefoot heaven. Where: Algarve, Portugal When: September 2016 Stayed: Bela Vista Instagram: #wellsinportugal Our first stop was Tavira, where we wandered the …

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All Around Lisbon

Oh, Lisbon, you beautiful city, you! Covered in azulejos and dripping in charm, it was love at first tiled facade. Where: Lisbon, Portugal When: September 2016 Stayed: Baixa House Instagram: #wellsinportugal Em and I stayed at Baixa House, an authentic apartment full of …

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After leaving Monsanto, Portugal Premium Tours drove Em and I to Óbidos, a walled-in white-washed town dripping in flowers.  Even if only for a few hours, I definitely recommend visiting this beautiful village. Where: Óbidos, Portugal When: September 2016 Instagram: #wellsinportugal Lauren


Monsanto is a hilltop town constructed in, on and around giant boulders – the architecture is truly incredible! Voted “the most Portuguese village in Portugal,” Emily and I were so excited to spend the morning exploring with Portugal Premium Tours. Where: Monsanto, Portugal …

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