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Portugal Confidential - What's Cool about Central Portugal Road Trip 2 12-16 November 2012 | PT goes on a road trip with Turismo Centro de Portugal (www.visitcentro.com) to uncover what’s hip, trendy and cool in Belmonte, Covilhã, Manteigas, Viseu, Ovar, Aveiro, Coimbra and more. Follow updates on: VisitPortugal (Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest), Portugal Confidential (http://portugalconfidential.com, Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and Pinterest) and VisitCentro (Facebook and Twitter)

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Vista Alegre porcelain bowl designed by Portuguese artist Joana Vasconcelos.  Via Portugal Confidential  #Portugall

Vista Alegre porcelain bowl designed by Portuguese artist Joana Vasconcelos. Via Portugal Confidential #Portugall

Designer Miguel Gigante sits among many of the fashion and home products he produces from wool manufactured in Covilhã, #Portugal.

Designer Miguel Gigante sits among many of the fashion and home products he produces from wool manufactured in Covilhã, #Portugal.

Home products made from wool, by designer Miguel Gigante in Covilhã, #Portugal.

Home products made from wool, by designer Miguel Gigante in Covilhã, #Portugal.

Casa da Sé Boutique Hotel in Viseu.  Rooms are full of 18th, 19th and 20th century antiques...which are available for purchase!  Beautiful hotel.  #Portugal

Casa da Sé Boutique Hotel in Viseu. Rooms are full of 18th, 19th and 20th century antiques...which are available for purchase! Beautiful hotel. #Portugal

Inside one of the homes at Villa Pedra Natural Homes.  Owner Manuel Casal transformed a former Portuguese village into a rural hotel featuring beautiful modern interiors on traditional exteriors.  #Portugal
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Inside one of the homes at Villa Pedra Natural Homes. Owner Manuel Casal transformed a former Portuguese village into a rural hotel featuring beautiful modern interiors on traditional exteriors. #Portugal

Passado de Pedra in Caria is a very quaint rural hotel in an old village in central Portugal.  The owner, Graca, is an extraordinary hostess and extremely knowledgeable about history and activities in the area.  #Portugal
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Passado de Pedra in Caria is a very quaint rural hotel in an old village in central Portugal. The owner, Graca, is an extraordinary hostess and extremely knowledgeable about history and activities in the area. #Portugal

CANNED FOOD CUISINE - Can the Can Restaurant in Lisbon.  Canning fish and regionally produced foods is a part of Portugal’s recent history. Canneries from Portimão to Porto churned out tin after tin of food products destined for dinner tables across the globe. Now, in Lisbon, the humble little can of fish is celebrated as haute cuisine in a cool, modern restaurant in Terreiro do Paço called Can the Can.  #Portugal

CANNED FOOD CUISINE - Can the Can Restaurant in Lisbon. Canning fish and regionally produced foods is a part of Portugal’s recent history. Canneries from Portimão to Porto churned out tin after tin of food products destined for dinner tables across the globe. Now, in Lisbon, the humble little can of fish is celebrated as haute cuisine in a cool, modern restaurant in Terreiro do Paço called Can the Can. #Portugal

Stunning ambiance and extraordinary cuisine at Quinta São Luiz, in a former convent outside of Coimbra, #Portugal.

Stunning ambiance and extraordinary cuisine at Quinta São Luiz, in a former convent outside of Coimbra, #Portugal.

Another shot of the gorgeous Quinta São Luiz, in a former convent outside of Coimbra, #Portugal.

Another shot of the gorgeous Quinta São Luiz, in a former convent outside of Coimbra, #Portugal.

Chef Tiago Santos of O Bairro restaurante in Aveiro, Portugal, prepares haute cuisine using canned fish.  #Portugal
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Chef Tiago Santos of O Bairro restaurante in Aveiro, Portugal, prepares haute cuisine using canned fish. #Portugal

O Bairro restaurant in Aveiro, Portugal, with young rock star chef Tiago Santos.  #Portugal

O Bairro restaurant in Aveiro, Portugal, with young rock star chef Tiago Santos. #Portugal

Internationally-known Portuguese street artist Vhils created this work of art on a bare wall in the central Portugal city of Covilhã.  A group known as WoolFest commissions many public art works around the city.  #Portugal

Internationally-known Portuguese street artist Vhils created this work of art on a bare wall in the central Portugal city of Covilhã. A group known as WoolFest commissions many public art works around the city. #Portugal

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Entrance to Castelo Rodrigo  #Portugal

Entrance to Castelo Rodrigo #Portugal

Casas das Penhas Douradas Hotel in Serra da Estrela (new building)  #Portugal
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Casas das Penhas Douradas Hotel in Serra da Estrela (new building) #Portugal

Côa River View from the Côa Museum  #Portugal
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Côa River View from the Côa Museum #Portugal