We love to know lovely places and different countries around the world. ABC School of English has been welcoming students from all countries more than 18 years! Yes, we have almost two decades of educational experience in teaching English!

This month we would like you to know a little bit more about Portugal. On the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, this country is a mix of stunning landscapes, colorful cities and old trams. you can find either warm and cold areas.

There are many magical and incredible spots. Like Douro Valley, UNESCO World Heritage, established in 2001. Known as the wine region, the green valleys are quite impressive from the top or directly from the river.


If you love beach, the Algarve is your place. This special area is located in the south of Portugal. The coastal views and the weird rock formations seem to make many travelers fall in love.

And if you are more of city, you must visit Lisbon and Porto. Lisbon is the largest city in Portugal and is also the Portuguese Capital. Did you know that it is one of the oldest cities in Europe?


Located in the north of Portugal, is Porto, a very pretty city that was proclaimed a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1996. The cute colorful houses and beaches of Porto will charm you for sure!


What about the Portuguese food? Well, the food in Portugal is based on genuine quality products (especially fish), and this is the secret! We can’t forget about Pasteis de nata…

Pastéis de Belém

If you visit Portugal you need to know, beside Portuguese, you can speak in English because many people speak English there.

We love showing you different countries and know more about our students. In ABC School of English we have multinational classes form a friendly environment in which students who enjoy learning English with colleagues from different cultures and places!

Portugal is the country of the month – ABC School of English