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Anyone ever been to Portugal in November? I have some time off during thanksgiving and there’s some RT flights for $500 but it sounds like November is the cold & rainy season. I’ve always wanted to go though, but the weather makes me nervous. Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks!

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Not Portugal but lived in Spain. Yes, Westeym Europe (Spain, France, Italy) is pretty rainy that time of year. I went to Portugal in May and it rained, and while that meant no beach, if you were in the city and dressed warmly, it wasn’t bad. Just have a good list of indoor museums or palace touring for those rainy days!

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For me waterproof thigh high flat boots kept me warm! I wore skirts and sweaters and didn’t even wear a jacket most of the time but I don’t get cold that easily

I went to Lisbon, Sintra and the Algarve over Thanksgiving a few years ago and it was fine. The Algarve was too cold to swim, but the views were stunning.

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