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Portugal has a sun, sea and sand reputation amongst many holidaymakers. There is however much more to the country than the stereotype would suggest. If you drive north from Porto, past Braga, to the border with Spain, you will come across the Peneda-Geres National Park. This is the only National Park in Portugal and it’s a huge contrast from the popular beach resorts that you find in the south.
The pilots of international airline Air France have threaten to strike in September due to a massive corporate reorganisation plan. Although there are no definite plans for the strike action yet there is the potential for huge travel chaos to occur if a strike does materialise. The potential strike would also lead to big delays at numerous airports around Europe. We will bring you more on this story when news breaks, but for now make sure you check regularly with Air France if you are planning to fly with them in September.
Ash Cloud Update
The potential risk for the eruption of the Bardabunga Volcano in Iceland was raised from orange to red over the weekend, only for it to be reduced on Sunday. Although the level of risk has been lowered, there was a large earthquake in the area on Monday night, raising fears that an eruption might still be on the cards. We will keep you informed of this story as it evolves.
*Prices are based on a 7 day rental starting 08/09/2014.