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Is Spain set to join Portugal on the UK’s ‘no-holiday’ list?
Spain
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Is Spain set to join Portugal on the UK’s ‘no-holiday’ list?

Spike in Covid cases reported by Madrid could see the popular tourist destination declared unsafe for Britons
22 Jul 2020
UK facing diplomatic backlash over ‘air bridge’ plans
Portugal
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UK facing diplomatic backlash over ‘air bridge’ plans

Portugal angry about being denied quarantine exemption
29 Jun 2020
Is second wave of rave sparking Europe-wide Covid outbreaks?
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Is second wave of rave sparking Europe-wide Covid outbreaks?

Authorities struggling to close down illegal parties in London and other cities around the continent
29 Jun 2020
Madeleine McCann investigation was flawed from the start
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Madeleine McCann investigation was flawed from the start

An ex-detective who worked on the investigation explains why the search was doomed to failure
8 Jun 2020
Where to visit for a stylish stag
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In Depth

Where to visit for a stylish stag

1 Nov 2019
Troia Peninsula: sand, sea and sardines in Portugal
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In Review

Troia Peninsula: sand, sea and sardines in Portugal

A long spit of sand on the western edge of Europe has history galore - and a winning way with seafood
3 Oct 2018
Oliver Fisher hits first ever European Tour round of 59
Oliver Fisher 59 Portugal Masters European Tour golf
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Oliver Fisher hits first ever European Tour round of 59

Englishman makes history in the second round of the Portugal Masters
21 Sep 2018

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World Cup group B: Spain and Portugal progress
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World Cup group B: Spain and Portugal progress

Group B final standings and results
25 Jun 2018
Video: Brazilian surfer breaks ‘biggest wave’ record
Rodrigo Koxa surf wave
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Video: Brazilian surfer breaks ‘biggest wave’ record

Rodrigo Koxa rides 80ft-high wave off the coast of Portugal
1 May 2018
The Yeatman: Porto’s premier wine hotel
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In Review

The Yeatman: Porto’s premier wine hotel

Enjoy a two-Michelin-star dinner with glorious views over one of Europe’s prettiest cities
12 Dec 2017
Anantara Vilamoura: Live like a master, play golf like a pro
Anantara Vilamoura
In Review

Anantara Vilamoura: Live like a master, play golf like a pro

Hone your skills and explore the Algarve from this five-star resort
4 Oct 2017
Is it time the UK decriminalised drugs?
Drug use
In Depth

Is it time the UK decriminalised drugs?

Making personal use legal appears to have stopped Portugal's heroin epidemic, but there's a different story in the Czech Republic
18 Jul 2017
Vila Vita Parc: Spreading style on the Algarve coast
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In Review

Vila Vita Parc: Spreading style on the Algarve coast

With seven restaurants, three tennis courts, numerous pools, spas, a private yacht and more, there's a slice of luxury to suit all tastes
7 Jun 2017
Soulful city: A guide to Porto
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In Depth

Soulful city: A guide to Porto

Old and new collide in the narrow cobbled lanes and hip hillsides of this Portuguese city
29 May 2017
The 15 most luxurious places to travel this Easter
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In Depth

The 15 most luxurious places to travel this Easter

Make your break even more special by visiting some of the world's most indulgent holiday hotspots
31 Mar 2017
'Even Jesus didn't please everyone,' says Ronaldo sculptor
Ronaldo
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'Even Jesus didn't please everyone,' says Ronaldo sculptor

Artist insists footballer has given his blessing to commemorative bust at Madeira's Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo
30 Mar 2017
Europe's top glamping retreats
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In Depth

Europe's top glamping retreats

Experience the call of the wild in eco-friendly comfort
8 Aug 2016
A design for the high life: the best hotel architecture
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In Depth

A design for the high life: the best hotel architecture

Cutting-edge architectural design is transforming the world’s luxury hotels. Ian Belcher selects some of the most spectacular boltholes
29 Jun 2016
Euro 2016: Hodgson defiant as England limp past Portugal
Alli Carvalho
In Review

Euro 2016: Hodgson defiant as England limp past Portugal

Manager 'happy' as Rooney, Vardy and Kane fail to fire in final warm up game before match against Russia
3 Jun 2016
Rooney 'excited' by Mourinho link but focused on Euro 2016
Wayne Rooney of England in action during the EURO 2016 Qualifier Group E match between England and Slovenia
In Review

Rooney 'excited' by Mourinho link but focused on Euro 2016

England captain talks about his new boss and England's chances ahead of warm-up against Portugal at Wembley
2 Jun 2016
China bans women 'seductively eating bananas'
Banana
In Brief

China bans women 'seductively eating bananas'

Fruit lovers hit by crackdown on online porn – and other tall tales
9 May 2016
MAN UTD: Five stars injured in internationals
Angel di Maria of Argentina in action during the International Friendly match between Argentina and Portugal
In Depth

MAN UTD: Five stars injured in internationals

With as many as five players injured on international duty, United deserve to be given a break
19 Nov 2014
WORLD CUP 2014: The intelligent punter's guide
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In Depth

WORLD CUP 2014: The intelligent punter's guide

Who should you put your money on? And who'll win the Golden Boot? Our guide to the World Cup odds
17 Jun 2014
Muller shows Rooney how it's done
Thomas Muller scores against Portugal
In Review

Muller shows Rooney how it's done

German striker leads rout of Ronaldo's men, but Pepe red-card clash reopens dive debate
17 Jun 2014
Eusebio dies at 71: five facts about the Benfica legend
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In Depth

Eusebio dies at 71: five facts about the Benfica legend

The Portuguese legend was actually from Mozambique and lost three times at Wembley
6 Jan 2014
EURO: after Spain, Ireland wants a soft bailout, too
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EURO: after Spain, Ireland wants a soft bailout, too

The renegotiation can-of-worms has been opened as Ireland demands same pain-free bailout terms as Spain
10 Jun 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 7 Apr 2011
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Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 7 Apr 2011

7 Apr 2011
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