The Rough Guide to Portugal is your ultimate handbook to one of Europe''s most beautiful countries. From the wine lodges of Porto and the famous resorts of the Algarve to Lisbon’s vibrant nightlife and the historic city of Évora, this guide captures all of Portugal’s highlights in a full colour intoduction. There are lively accounts of all the attractions, both well-known sights and lesser-known local gems. The top hotels, resorts, bars and restaurants are all uncovered in the detailed listings section with the new ‘Author’s Pick’ feature highlighting the very best options. There are plenty of practical tips on a host of outdoor activities from hiking and surfing to exploring the country''s stunning national parks. The guide also looks at Portugal’s history and local culture and comes complete with maps and plans for every region.