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Tribute video to Jose Mourinho career

Tribute video to Jose Mourinho career

Sep 20,10

José Mourinho with the first Champeons League TrophyJosé Mario dos Santos Felix Mourinho was born in 1963 in Setubal where he started his football career on the football club Vitoria de Setubal.

The current manager of football club Real Madrid in Spain, Mourinho won 17 titles until today, has won championships in 3 different leagues (competing at the moment to be the first to win the titles of the 3 major leagues (UK, Spain and Italy) and is also celebrating the 300 victory in 10 years of career as a football coach.

Mourinho was named the world’s best football manager by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS).

This video is a tribute from Portugal Dream Coast to Jose Mourinho and his Setubal homeland.

Portinho da Arrábida Beach

Posted by on Jul 15,13 in Beaches, Kids/Crianças, Nature, News, water sports | Comments Off on Portinho da Arrábida Beach

Portinho da Arrábida Beach

Located within the Arrábida Natural Park in Setubal, Portinho da Arrábida Beach is deemed one of the prettiest in all of entire Portugal. Its fine white sands and the various tones of blue and green of these clear waters contrast with the deep greens of the hills to create a beautiful scenario that is perfect for contemplative relaxation. This calm bay is good for diving to enjoy the diverse marine life although fishing itself is forbidden given that the seabed itself is included in the Natural Park’s protected area. There are ...

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Carvalhal beach

Posted by on Jul 14,13 in Beaches, Nature, News, water sports, What to do | Comments Off on Carvalhal beach

Carvalhal beach

The Carvalhal Beach in Portugal , have  huge sand dunes line up with the blue horizon and long sandy coast, where abundant cane fields, pine trees, aloe and nests of storks, illustrate this unforgettable landscape. Stork nests (occupied by couples that year after year breed here) are quite common in this beach, as well as throughout the region. The Carvalhal Beach has been famous in the past years as one of the most trendy beaches in Grandola region. The beach amenities have been upgraded over the years and now Carvalhal beach is presented...

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Setubal,Figueirinha beach

Posted by on Jul 14,13 in Beaches, Kids/Crianças, Nature, News, Sports, water sports | Comments Off on Setubal,Figueirinha beach

Setubal,Figueirinha beach

With its beautiful backdrop of the Arrábida Hills, Figueirinha Beach is one of the best known beaches and most popular in the Setúbal Region, a fact enhanced by both the ease of access and the calm waters off this beach. The Beach extends over an expanse of sand, which at low tide stretches outwards to form a sandbank itself creating a type of cove then used for swimming, snorkeling,windsurfing or just relax.  Figueirinha have EEC Blue Flag The Average seawater temperature in summer (ºC) / 17 º. Have Disabled access. View Larger Map...

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Tróia Mar Beach

Posted by on Jul 12,13 in Beaches, Kids/Crianças, Nature, News, Sports, water sports | Comments Off on Tróia Mar Beach

Tróia Mar Beach

  It is the first of three Atlantic beaches of the Troiaresort , enjoying a view over the Arrábida Hills. It features a full support from a Beach Club and have the tranquility of Sado´s river and Atlantic Ocean. The access is via a network of walkways over-high, allowing a wide view over the dunes. This beach is awarded the Blue Flag, which has also been awarded the prize of accessible beach. You can relax, have fun with sports , be part of spectacular sunset with and without music, and on some Saturdays on Summer have surprises party...

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Bus Sightseeing Tour

Posted by on Jul 11,13 in Cultural, Nature | Comments Off on Bus Sightseeing Tour

Bus Sightseeing Tour

Every Saturday you can now enjoy a Bus Sightseeing Tour which reveals Setubal’s colourful region. This tour is created around a carefully designed route that takes you to the key places of interest, and a hop-on hop-off facility that lets you discover them. All tours offer an informative and entertaining commentary and are delivered by a regular service of purpose-built open-top buses. Wine cellars in Azeitao, Palmela’s Castle and breathtaking views of the Setubal Bay from the Arrabida Mountain are some of the spots you’ll...

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Seven hotspots of Kitesurf

Posted by on Jul 9,13 in Beaches, News, Sports, Videos, water sports | Comments Off on Seven hotspots of Kitesurf

Seven hotspots of Kitesurf

If you like Kitesurf , Portugal Dream Coast is your destination in Portugal for your next Summer Holidays, autumn holidays,winter holidays and spring holidays. This surface water sport uses wind to pull through water on small kiteboard. Alcochete (Tejo River, North of Portugal Dream Coast) , Costa da Caparica (Ocean), Troia (River/Ocean), Comporta (Ocean) Carvalhal (Ocean), Melides (Ocean)  and Sines (Ocean) are the seven main hotspots to practice kitesurf. There is several schools with courses during 2 days where you can have some...

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Pedra da Anixa (Anixa rock)

Posted by on Jul 6,13 in Beaches, Discover the Region, Nature, Serra da Arrábida | Comments Off on Pedra da Anixa (Anixa rock)

Pedra da Anixa (Anixa rock)

Some 250 metres off the beautiful Portinho da Arrabida beach is a 40 metre long rocky island known as Pedra da Anixa, which is part of the Arrabida natural reserve in Setubal. Important for its sub-aquatic vegetation and even more so for its extremely varied marine life; to date more than 70 species have been recorded as well as scores of marine invertebrates. Such great biological diversity is attributable to the rich composition of its rocky depths, surrounded by a relatively barren sandy sea-bed. The complex structure of its underwater...

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Meco Beach Sesimbra

Posted by on Jul 4,13 in Beaches, Kids/Crianças, Nature, News, Sports, water sports | Comments Off on Meco Beach Sesimbra

With an extensive sand flat, Bicas Beach is one of the most  desired beaches of Sesimbra’s west coast. Located to the south of Moinho de Baixo or Meco Beach, it is surrounded by the great natural beauty of the fossil dunes’ cliffs. It is the place to be for the extreme-sport lovers to practice surf and body boarding and to relax and take some sun, walking on the beach and listen the nature. The beach is famous by the waves that are great for Surfing nevertheless dangerous for children or unprepared swimmers. Sservices: Lifeguard,...

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Galapos Beach – Setubal

Posted by on Jul 3,13 in Beaches, Kids/Crianças, Nature, News, water sports | Comments Off on Galapos Beach – Setubal

Galapos Beach – Setubal

Galapos Beach is on Arrábida Hills, Setubal Portugal. Galapos beach is very calm and sheltered. The waters are calm and clear which favours the observation of marine species. It is ideal for diving. Location and access: Access via the stairs. Easy Parking: Has a parking area. Support services available: Windsurf, Competitive Fishing,swimming, Bar, Restaurant, Sanitary installations, Beach under surveillance, Diving, Small boats without motor We invite you to spend some of your vacations and holidays time visiting Arrábida Hills and...

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Golf

Posted by on Jun 27,13 in Golf, Nature, Sports | Comments Off on Golf

Golf

The region of Setubal is the perfect place in Portugal for some Golf holidays. We have 7 excellent golf courses.  Know a bit more about one in Troia: Troia Golf Course Considered to be Portugal’s most difficult golf course, Troia is a major challenge to any golfer. It is one of the links designed by the famous Robert Trent Jones and opened in 1982. Its principal obstacle is sand which borders the whole course, where pine trees and wild plants are also found in abundance. Naturally Jones has utilised his trademark bold hunkering,...

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