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Nazare, Portugal: Putting the "Fun" in Funicular

Today, we rode the funicular up to Sitio to explore the north shore, home to the biggest waves in the world. Last year, Garrett McNamara broke the world record for the largest wave ever surfed at 100 feet. 185 more words


Nazare: More Than Waves

Nazare is known as the place with the biggest waves in the world, but it is also like stepping back in time. The people of Nazare are keeping the traditions and customs alive here. 192 more words


Nazare, Portugal: Our Home on the Beach

We left Lisbon via a hike down the hill to the metro, metro to the bus terminal, and a two hour bus ride to Nazare – home of the biggest waves in the world. 35 more words


Travel Diary: Fatima, Nazare & Obidos

I still cant believe we did all this in one day. What a great family adventure! We travelled to Fatima, Nazare and Obidos, which were all quite beautiful in their own way. 986 more words



The beginning of September in Portugal feels like the middle of the summer in any other European country. Sun is high, sangria cold and people warm as always. 103 more words



Next morning was still thick fog everywhere, but we left Figueira da Foz anyway, hoping that somewhere on our way the fog will disappear. It didn’t but we had enough wind to sail 7,5 hours straight to Nazaré. 379 more words



Nazaré was on our way back to the North of Portugal from Sintra, and is well known around the world as a surfing hotspot because of sweet waves that hit its shores. 81 more words