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Hello! We are The Tourists’ Affairs. Travelling, history and gastronomy are our passions! But what really motivated and drove us for over 4 years? Not just showing the touristic points of Portugal, which are unique and unforgettable. But to find out...more
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Braga 4700-314, Portugal
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

João was an excellent tour guide. He grew up in Braga area and provides tours that allows you to see the local view of the area. João speaks excellent English and i provided detailed information about Braga and Guimaraes. Has great sense of humor and...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Since I was travelling alone, I informed myself on possible tours in the north of Portugal. I found the website "touristaffairs" online and called the guide João for more information. He directly invited me to do a walking tour in Braga the following day. João...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

We originally met João as he was hired by our group to take us on a full day tour of Braga and two nearby cities. We instantly connected with him and appreciated his ability to cater to our interests, concerns and group dynamic. My partner...More

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The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for your review. It makes me very happy to know that you enjoyed it so very much. I did have a great time with you and hope the rest of the trip went well... Do come back, we barely scratched...More

Reviewed October 30, 2017

This is the best walking tour I have taken. Our guide was extremely informative. More importantly, his genuine love of his city was apparent and by the end of the tour, we loved Braga as well. We do not have photos because we were more...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2017

We had booked a private tour for our group of 10 people and were delighted to an informative day exploring Barcelos, Braga, and Pointe de Lima. We ate lunch at a restaurant recommended by the guide, it was delicious. I look forward to returning to...More

Thank mks87
The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hello, thank you for your review. It's very nice to know that you enjoyed your time around Portugal and that The Tourists' Affairs were a part of it. Do come back, there's so much more to see...! Thank you, João

Reviewed October 12, 2017

This was such an amazing tour! Our group got lots of time to explore and the Joao was very informative! This is a must if you want to learn about the history of Portugal and get a real inside story about the country. Two thumbs...More

Thank Emily O
The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hello Emily, I always like to mix the "boring" part of these days with time for people to just wander around and explore on their own. I'm glad you had fun. Thank you, João

Reviewed September 23, 2017

Joao, who has spent his whole life in the Braga area and speaks excellent English took our group of 13 people to what I gather are the three can't-miss sites in the area: the amazing market in Barcelos, the beautiful walled city of Ponte de...More

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The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hello, Thank you for your review. I always like to mix history and some time to explore on your own, to really get the feel of each place we're visiting. It makes me happy that you enjoyed it. thank you, João

Reviewed July 27, 2017

The tour itself was really good and it was an enriching experience about Portuguese and Braga's culture. Our guide, João, knows a lot from the city and history in general. He was really cheerful and told us a lot of stories and facts about Braga....More

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The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hello, Thank you for your review. I'm glad the day went well for you and that I managed to turn it into a cool experience. That's why I got into this business in the first place. Thank you, João

Reviewed June 29, 2017

Joao was a great guide for our Habitat's team cultural day during our stay in Braga. Very knowledgeable and interesting tour for the whole team.

Thank Charles P
The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hello, Working with Habitat for Humanity is always special. Everyone that I got the chance to come across on these days are always fun interesting as well. Thank you, João

Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Joao took us (a group of 12 international volunteers working with Habitat for Humanity, Portugal) on a terrific whole-day tour of Barcelos and Esposende, that included a stop for a delicious seafood lunch. We finished the tour with a visit to Bom Jesus do Monte...More

Thank Paul D
The_Tourists_Affairs, Proprietário at The Tourists' Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Hello Paul, It was a true pleasure to have you with me visiting a little piece of this place I call my home. Hope you come back with more time to wander around. Thank you, João

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