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Welcome to our website. FunDay is a tourist guide agency that operate in Portugal. We want to provide assistance, information on cultural, historical and contemporary heritage to people on organized tours and individual clients at educational establishments, religious and historical sites, museums, and at venues of other significant interest, attractions sites. Everything we do,we do it with passion!

Alfama

 Alfama is the oldest neighborhood of Lisbon, spreading on the slope between the São Jorge Castle and the Tagus river. Its name comes from the Arabic Al-hamma (الحَمّة), meaning “hot fountains” or “baths,” akin to “hammam” (حَمَّام).In Alfama existed a zone of hot baths near the port. The Lisbon historic district of Alfama has urban characteristics similar to North Africa because it

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Parque das Nações (Park of nations)

500 years after Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama found the first sea route from Europe to Asia, his homeland wanted to do put on a series of special events to commemorate his famous voyage. The biggest event of them all was the Expo ’98. Lisbon’s World Fair was special because it hosted a record 130

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Vilarinho da Furna: The Drowned Roman Village

Vilarinho da Furna, in the municipality of Terras de Bouro in the Braga district, in northern Portugal, was an old village that was erased from the map in 1972 by the construction of a nearby dam. A reservoir up on the River Homem was filled and Vilarinho da Furna went down underwater, but not for

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