Quinta da Boavista does indeed have a spectacular view and now, more than ever, it has fantastic prospects for the future under the ownership of Lima Smith.
The event Cais de Fado celebrated the uniquely Portuguese Fado music with free performances by both established and newer artists, including the legendary Mariza.
A visit to Quinta do Mourão in the Baixo Corgo with Miguel Braga, whose family produce the excellent S. Leonardo ports, particularly some outstanding tawnies.
Compare views of Quinta do Tua, as featured in a 1936 film clip, with recent photos.
The FTLOP Video Gallery is a fun resource - and we just uploaded a great vintage (in every sense of the word!) film clip.
Announcing a new FTLOP Site feature: all of Roy's Vintage Forecasts now available as downloadable PDF documents.
Visit the vineyards and hotel project of Morgadio da Calçada in Provesende, just a few kilometres north - and half a kilometre higher! - from Pinhão.
The Adegga Wine Market came to Porto this weekend, and featured, of course, some extraordinary Port Wines in the Premium Room.
A brief update on weather in Gaia and the Douro the past two months. In a word: unsettled.
A late winter visit to Quinta de Nápoles with Dirk Niepoort to tour the vineyard and winery.