Pure Portugal Holidays advertises holiday and longterm rental accommodation throughout Portugal.
We have a reputation for promoting low impact, organic and off-grid and very much like to advertise venues that share our green philosophy. Our client base reflects these values, with many visitors to our website seeking organic accommodation, vegetarian-friendly hosts, or something a little different, so we like to emphasise these things in the listings.
If you are looking to advertise your property for sale or to buy a property, please visit our sister site Pure Portugal Property.
This apartment is simple, tasty and rich in attributes. We call it the Fearless Frango. On the second floor of small building (well over a century old) in the colourful, comfortable, chaotic, central Alfama district of Lisbon; a full renovation and modernisation of the apartment was completed in December 2013. What’s on the menu of [Read more]
- Chutney (Glutney) August 2, 2015Today I’m making chutney. Going on holiday last week meant that courgettes had turned into marrows, perfect for making “Glutney” from my favourite preserving recipe book Preserves: River Cottage Handbook No.2. Slipped into the page with the Glutney recipe I found a piece of paper with our own variation written on it, for “Aliss’s Chopped Chutney” so I thought I’d […]Sophie Kempin
- Getting Around Portugal Safely August 1, 2015Portugal is one of the most beautiful places to visit and for good reason. Breathtaking landscapes, pristine beaches, incredible architecture and delectable cuisine make it one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations. With so much to do and see, one of the most important things for visitors to do once they arrive is figure […]Sophie Kempin
- Accounting for Dummies! July 30, 2015I am a complete numpty when it comes to accounting, my brain just shuts down when presented with figures of any kind. So when Andy left Pure Portugal and I had to take charge of doing our accounts, I needed to find something that was designed for dummies! I did some internet research and anything […]Sophie Kempin
- Concertina do Minho July 29, 2015The Portuguese concertina is a diatonic accordion and is especially popular in northern Portugal, mainly in the Minho (the north-west region of Portugal) where it has become the “national instrument” (taking over from the bagpipes, which are still the traditional instrument of Portugal’s other northern region, Tras-os-Montes). On our recent campervan holiday to the north of Portugal, we made a […]Sophie Kempin