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Porto nominated in three categories to the World Travel Awards. Porto counts on your vote!

The Eiffel Tower, the Coliseum of Rome, the Buckingham Palace, the Acropolis and the “Sagrada Familia” in Barcelona have this year another opponent in the competition as world’s best tourist attraction: the...

Waterkloof celebrates a decade of winemaking

The 2015 harvest signalled a significant ten year milestone for Waterkloof – the biodynamic wine estate overlooking False Bay in Somerset West – as it celebrates a decade of winemaking and working in harmony with nature to craft wines of vitality, individuality and sustainability.

It took ten years for Paul Boutinot, Waterkloof’s...

Reaping the Harvest

The Cape winelands can aptly be described as picturesque … that’s what they look like most of the time, like a beautiful painting. A vision of rolling mountains and koppies sketched in relief; a crosshatch of vineyards stitching up the landscape; that endless blue sky with plump clouds slowly drifting across.
 
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Valparaíso | Casablanca Valley will celebrate its 2015 Harvest Festival

The new edition of this annual celebration organized by the Wine Growing Association of Casablanca Valley is expecting many local and foreign visitors!

 

On April 11th & 12th,  the main square of Casablanca will host the 2015 Harvest Festival, an event that will bring together...

Porto Best Of Wine Tourism ceremony

The number of foreigners who visited the Essência do Vinho Porto 2015 increased in 4%, representing around 26% of the total number of visitors who, on this edition, reached 23 700. This scenario could not be more positive for Wine Tourism, a sector that...

Essência do Vinho 2015: TOP 10 of Portuguese Wines already known!

The Essência do Vinho has just released the so awaited list of the TOP 10 of Portuguese wines. And the TOP 10 is:

1st White Wine

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Casas del Bosque offers a glimpse of Coastal Chile by Jim Greeley

On February 10th, in his article "Casas del Bosque offers a glimpse of Coastal Chile", Jim Greeley highlighted the wine history of Chile and focused in particular on the development of the Casas del Bosque winery, their winemaker and wine production:

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Porto Best Of Wine Tourism 2015 ceremony

The award ceremonies of "TOP 10 Vinhos Portugueses" (Portuguese Wines) and Best Of Wine Tourism 2015, within the scope of the event "Essência do Vinho Porto" is set for 27 February.

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The 2015 Best Of brochure is published!

We are pleased to announce that our 2015 Best Of Wine Tourism brochure has been published!

It gathers 45 wineries and tourism operators from our 8 international wine regions that have been selected for the excellence of their tourism activities and welcoming of visitors!

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Essência do Vinho Porto 2015, the main wine experience in Portugal, is back on the Bolsa Palace

Between February 26 and March 1, Porto hosts another edition of the wine event Essência do Vinho Porto 2015. The event is held at Palácio da Bolsa featuring more than 3,000 wines from 350 domestic and foreign producers.

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March 9, 2015
This post, written by Britt Karlsson, participated in the 2014 Guest Bloggers' Program sponsored by...