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For the third consecutive year, The Yeatman, Best Of Wine Tourism 2014, will be hosting "The Route of the Stars”, the most important culinary event on Porto’s gastronomic calendar, with a constellation of national and international Chefs for 3 days of "haute cuisine”. Route of the Stars, an exclusive star studded touring event held in only a few...
São João do Porto is one of the 10 Must-Dos in June, according to the event-o-rama by Intelligent Travel, which has as mission to “showcase the essence of place, what's unique and original, and what locals cherish most about where they live. And we highlight places, practices, and people that are on the front lines of sustainable travel that...
Wine Tour Booking, “wine start up” rewarded many times by different innovation prizes, offers an online tool to facilitate the meeting between the wine lovers and wineries.  It was created to match the evolution of what the wine lovers, connoisseurs and professionals need and to promote the creation of new services and management tools in wineries...
International Wine Trade Management and Business Unit Management in the wine business are the 2 new classes offered by the Wine & Spirit Promotion and Commercial Institute in Bordeaux. Job hunters, Employees on individual training leave (Congé Individuel de Formation CIF), Employees (Wishing to further develop on the job skills through...
Until 30 August, come to know the most recent creation of Nuno Baltazar. “Sophia” makes part of the menu of the renovated Restaurant Astória, in the iconic Cardosas Palace, right in the heart of Porto. We will be waiting for you to come and taste this delicious dessert which will pair with a drink chosen especially for you, by our sommelier on...
In 2014 the tradition of Porto’s São João is renewed and the city will be offering 6 weeks of constant and intense festivities, from May 24 till June 29! A celebration made of many celebrations, of more than 200 events of great variety reaching its peak on the night of June 23, considered by many the longest night of the year. Have fun in Porto...
After four weeks of voting for on the 10Best's Readers' Choice contest, readers from USA Today and 10Best have chosen the 10 Best European Tourist Destinations, positioning Portugal as nº 1 of their choice among European destinations. At www.10best.com one may reed “Much underrated Portugal has all the trappings of a pretty European country:...
Franschhoek has yet again been named South Africa’s favourite Winelands destination. This was recently announced at the annual Travelers’ Choice Awards for Destinations, where the valley was listed as one of the top three destinations in South Africa. Cape Town scooped first place, followed by Knysna.   The sixth annual awards saw this year honor...
Vintage 2014 in New Zealand has been one of highs and lows. Marlborough, which produces the majority of wine in the country, had really good conditions for most of harvest, if a bit less sunny than usual, but the rain came in mid April and decided to stay for a while. So all those vineyards that had been well looked after and had had their crop...
On 5, 6 and 7 June the The Yeatman will be hosting the 3rd Edition of the Route of Stars, an exclusive event reuniting several Michelin star Chefs from different countries and continents, to provide a series of unique dinners in different locations, paying tribute to the excellence of gastronomy and Portuguese wines. On 5 June, Chef Ricardo Costa...

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July 23, 2014
This post, written by Beth Delthony, is a participant in the 2014 Guest Bloggers Program...