Virtual Network of Information about Portugal
You will find in the Virtual Network of Information about Portugal, which in short is VINIPortugal, an independent and subjective view about Portugal. Since Portugal has such a considerable natural diversity, long history and culture there is a wide choice of places, events and products, that you can visit and experiment. VINIPortugal brings online a few selected Portuguese places, traditional events and products aiming to be virtual platform to provide information to discover more about Portugal.
If one would like to know how Portugal is there is only a way... to travel around the country. Indeed, although Portugal is not large country in a european scale it has a considerable diversity with pronounced Mediterranean and Atlantic influences. VINIPortugal makes a virtual travel in a few selected places from the North to the South and from coastal to inland regions. There are so many places to to see in Portugal that VINIPortugal has just the opportunity to provide its own virtual view.
Having such a long culture from its long history Portugal has many traditional events. Being a country with an overall mild climate many of the most important events happen in the open air rather than indoors. From the large number of existing Portuguese events VINIPortugal brings insights of some events which are very well known. Golegã Horse Fair or also called National Horse Fair is a good example of a Portuguese traditional event with centuries of existence.
VINIPortugal brings attention to some Portuguese traditional products knowing that a good way to know more about a country is to know more about its products. Here we will provide you information about Portuguese products but if you like to buy them you can try in places such as Portugal Shop. Although VINIPortugal knows that there are so many traditional made in Portugal products that are worth to know focus its attention in 3 very products which are the cork, olive oil and horse equipment.