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Portuguese workers harvest cork oak during the summer months.

Portugal makes 40 million cork wine stoppers a day. We visited a cork forest to see how they’re made.

Natural cork has been used in winemaking for centuries. The process of harvesting this material takes precision, years of practice, and a good axe.
Ronaldo was mobbed by the fan shortly after scoring his fourth goal of the night.

A Real Madrid fan invaded the pitch and begged Cristiano Ronaldo for a selfie as the Portuguese star slammed 4 goals past Lithuania

Ronaldo's quadruple against Lithuania in Euro 2020 qualifying moved him to within 16 goals of Ali Daei's world record of 109 international strikes.
A Jet2 plane (not the one pictured) was forced to make an emergency landing on Monday after one of the pilots fell ill in the cockpit.

A flight from the UK to Portugal was forced to make an emergency landing after the pilot reportedly fainted

A Jet2 plane from Manchester, England, to Madeira, Portugal, diverted to Porto. The First Officer landed the plane, and an off-duty pilot helped.
The present and future of Portuguese football.

Joao Felix, the $137 million prince of Portuguese soccer, is set to follow in Cristiano Ronaldo’s footsteps and take La Liga by storm

The biggest thing in Portuguese soccer since Cristiano Ronaldo is set to take La Liga by storm after an impressive pre-season.
The couple were traveling on a Marco Polo cruise liner. Above, a different Marco Polo ship seen docked in Liverpool, UK.

A retired British couple has been charged with drug smuggling more than 6 months after cops found more than $1.2 million worth of cocaine hidden in th...

Roger and Susan Clarke, 72 and 71, were arrested after their cruise ship docked in Lisbon, Portugal, in December, after a trip to St. Lucia.
The temperature anomaly across Europe as on June 26, 2019.

‘Hell is coming’: Western Europe battles unprecedented heat wave as France records its highest temperature in history

France recorded its highest-ever temperature record of 113.18 degrees Fahrenheit on Friday. Many other national records were broken this week.
Cristiano Ronaldo once again played hero for Portugal, scoring three goals to send his country to the final of the new competition.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored 2 dramatic, late goals to complete his 7th career international hat trick and send Portugal through to the first Nations Leag...

Cristiano Ronaldo once again played hero for Portugal, scoring three goals to send his country to the final of the new competition.
Natalia Lusinski in Portugal.

I traveled around Portugal with 35 people around 70 years old, and left with several valuable life lessons

An unexpected trip can be a source of valuable life lessons. I learned that when I visited Portugal with nearly three dozen people my mother's age.
Hotel TwentySeven in Amsterdam was deemed the hotel with the world's most inspired design.

The top 14 boutique hotels in the world that should be on every luxury traveler’s list

A hotel in Bali was named the best overall boutique hotel, while hotels in Portugal, South Africa, Greece, and New Zealand also won top honors.
Lisbon is a beautiful city to visit in Portugal.

12 tips to make the most of your trip to Portugal

From walking the streets to tasting authentic local cuisine, here are some tips for experiencing Portugal like a local.