Silver Coast Holds Many Exciting Holiday Season Events

21 December 2010

Life on the Silver Coast of Portugal has been very exciting lately, due to a number of events and festivities that have been taking place. This time of year is fantastic for discovering the many festivals held around this region.

The Obidos Christmas Festival began on the 10th of December and carries on until the 2nd of January and this annual event includes fun for the whole family. There is a Christmas market with traditional stalls, toys, and delicious local food to be sampled! Many holiday home owners, who have invested in Silver Coast property for sale, look forward to Christmas festivals such as this because they can experience the festive feeling of the holiday season even in the sunny climate of Portugal.

Another delicious event that takes place in the Silver Coast is the Obidos Chocolate Fair. This festival celebrates all the different types of chocolate that are produced in this region, with displays, demonstrations, elaborate chocolate sculptures, and of course  a free chocolate bar included in the entry fee! Another popular yearly event for those who own Silver Coast property for sale, is the Festival of Portuguese Wine. This opportunity to sample the local wine, cheese and local foods is a great way to learn about the cuisine of Portugal once you have decided to relocate here. There is also live entertainment and special deals offered at outdoor restaurants during this festival.

On Dec 15, 15,000 people dressed up as Santa Claus paraded through the streets of Porto, beating the Guinness World Record for the world's largest collection of Santa's and also raising money for children in need. Imagine what a spectacular sight that would have been!

One of the advantages of investing in Silver Coast property for sale is the opportunity to live in a part of the world that loves to celebrate. The festive and fun atmosphere here makes life on the Silver Coast very enjoyable.

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