Gastronomy

12/02/2018

The best Valentine’s Day in Portugal and Green Spain

Start the most romantic week of the year and, in 2018, also the most carnivalesque. From Five Sensations, we propose different plans that you can make as a couple to enjoy Valentine’s Day in Portugal and northern Spain. There is a plan for you, either you are adventurous or you opt for more relaxing options. […]

15/01/2018

The 5 most exclusive restaurants in Portugal

Vista, in the Algarve In the city of Faro, the Portuguese Algarve, the Vista restaurant is located. The serenity of its decoration, in which the white color predominates, merges with the impressive maritime landscape that surrounds the Bela Vista Hotel, a space in which it is located. The culinary excellence of Vista, captained by chef […]

02/10/2017

The best gastronomic festivals of October in Galicia

Seafood Festival in O Grove (From the 5 to the 15 of October) This holiday of National Tourist Interest arrives this year to its fifty-fourth edition. Over ten days, products such as oysters, octopus or scallops will be served, which can be accompanied with wine Rías Baixas denomination of origin. The tastings will be combined […]

04/09/2017

Enjoy The Cider Route in Asturias this 2017

Asturian autumn has an apple smell Those who have already traveled to Asturias, will know the symbolism that cider has in all areas of life in this territory. Besides being the main emblem of its gastronomy, the cider has become part of its idiosyncrasy. The numbers speak for themselves. Asturias has 500 varieties of apples […]

21/08/2017

The wines of Northern Portugal: a route for each denomination

wines of portugal

WINES OF PORTUGAL Portugal is the sixth largest wine producer in the world. It is not surprising, therefore, that one of the main demands of its visitors is aimed at enjoying the peculiarities of its wines. In the north of the neighboring country, five wine regions stand out in which, in addition to tasting their […]

31/07/2017

The festivities in Galicia in August 2017 that you should not miss

fiestas en Galicia en Agosto

Festivities in Galicia to enjoy this month of August Music, sport and gastronomy to fight the heat Fiesta del Albariño en Cambados (2 to 6 August). It is one of the oldest gastronomic festivals in Galicia. It began in the year 1953. What initially was born as a competition among winemakers, became a National Tourist […]

03/07/2017

Gastronomic festivals Galicia 2017

fiestas gastronómicas galicia 2017

Summer is a good time to enjoy the cultural variety and the landscapes present in the different holiday destinations listed on the agenda of those travelers who year after year wish to take advantage of the long awaited tandem between rest and good weather. The high temperatures make outdoor leisure offers become the most demanded […]

06/03/2017

Casa Solla, Galician recipes with a contemporary twist

The story of the restaurant Casa Solla, located in Poio (Pontevedra), can not be told without also reviewing the biography of its owner and chef, Pepe Solla. Born in Poio, Pepe grew up watching their parents rule the restaurant, the same that years later would be awarded a Michelin Star, the highest distinction in the […]

27/01/2016

And the carnival is here!

Carnaval Galicia

Dear friends, The most colourful celebration of the year arrives next February 7 to fill the streets with music, dance and joy. Spain is one of the European countries with the largest Carnival tradition. If there is one region that still keeps alive many ancient traditions in both parades and gastronomy, this is Galicia. In […]

21/12/2015

Culler de Pau, a Michelin-star with sea flavour

Given its privileged location in the town of O Grove (Pontevedra), one of the most coveted dining destinations in Galicia, and the skills of its chef Javier Olleros, it is not surprising that the restaurant Culler de Pau has acquired the excellence of a Michelin Star since its opening in 2009, along with many positive […]