Liquid Soap Making Course

Your choice of natural aromatics.
Dates on request Quinta do Cobral

Ultimate soap making for the home!  Come and learn how to make beautiful, safe, clear, liquid, plant derived, vegan soap base that can then be turned into a long list of chemical free body and household products that really work infused with your choice of natural aromatics.

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Soap Making Course

They will be totally natural
Dates on request Quinta do Cobral

Come and learn how to make top quality, beautiful, natural soaps using the traditional cold process method with our professional and enthousiastic teacher Ishbel Ramsay in her studio with beautifull countryside.

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Ceramic Course

Discover the rich world of ceramics.
30-6 till 6-7 e 14-7 till 20/7 2024 A Cerâmica - School for Arts

In Central Portugal, between mountains, rivers and forests, you will find the studios of A CERÂMICA. Here we offer courses in the summer months, as well as in spring and the autumn, for beginners and advanced students. Enjoy a fully catered holiday and discover the rich world of ceramics.

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Cooking Lessons

Learn to cook Portuguese dishes with a simple touch.
Dates on request Pereira

Cooking classes are a great way to get out of your comfort zone, learn new skills, meet new people and learn more about Portugese dishes. Right to the next door, our friend Mirjam Post, is a professional cook and give us this amazings workshops. Need further persuading?

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Hiking Days

Walk along amazing paths.

The surroundings of Pereira are perfect for very different hikes, organised or to do by yourself. You can do some walking around the house to discover the daily live around Pereira or do some serious walking in the Serra da Estrela, Serra do Açor, Serra da Lousã ou Caramulo.

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Canoeing, pedal boats and subbing

A relationship with the Rio Mondego or Rio Alva.

Pereira is situated between the Rio Alva and Rio Mondego. These rivers make this region so green and lush and they provide water pleasure during the whole year by hiring kayaks or pedal boats or subs. And of course swimming is a good way to refresh yourself in summer.

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