Portugal

Humans have always had a connection to the ocean. Whether for work, food, leisure or adventure, many of us are drawn to its magic. Duty in Europe provides an opportunity to experience a variety of beaches no matter what atmosphere you’re seeking.
Imagine yourself waking from a dream as a light breeze tickles your skin and the sun shines in on your cozy bed. When you meander outside, you are surrounded by a thriving vineyard and numerous oversized wine barrels.
Juan Pujol Garcia, code-named "Garbo," is considered one of the heroes of D-Day. But he didn't land on the beaches of Normandy in 1944 nor fight on the front lines of World War II.
The day after Fat Tuesday in the United States, Carnevale in Italy and Fasching in Germany — celebrations known for extravagant masks, lively parades, wild parties and overindulgence — is a time of somber reflection for Western Christians around the world.
Growing up, spring break in Texas meant a family trip to the Gulf Coast. I can still smell the sunscreen (and aloe vera gel for the inevitable sunburns) and taste the sea salt when I close my eyes.
Millions of tourists flock to Lisbon each year and it’s easy to see why. The capital of Portugal is a budget-friendly destination with so much to offer such as iconic tram rides, picturesque architecture, lively neighborhoods and a plethora of gastronomic experiences to be had.
The Azores, an autonomous region of Portugal, are composed of nine volcanic islands and are an absolutely fantastic place to get outside and experience what nature has to offer.
Imagine a personalized wellness plan just for you, lasting an entire week. Don’t have that kind of time? Three days will certainly work as well.
On the northwest coast of Portugal, along the banks of the Douro River, sits historic Porto. Dating back to the 4th century, Porto is the second largest city in Portugal and boasts a UNESCO World Heritage Site city center.
Thinking of the upcoming New Year is always such a positive thing. It’s almost like everything starts over and any goal can be achieved, from weight loss to landing the perfect job. Ring in the New Year in a decidedly unique location for 2019.