If you like mushrooms, this spot above Feira da Ladra is a must-room.
Douro, Alentejo, Dão, it’s tough to make a poor choice, but it can happen. Here’s a little guide to affordable Portuguese wines that won’t disappoint.
Simple, straightforward menu of flavor-packed pratos
Pi (or π) is that magic mathematical constant 3.14159... used to calculate a circle's circumference from its diameter. That might not mean much to most, but it is one of the most widely-known constants both inside and outside the scientific community. Attempts to memorize its value have led brainiacs and trivia-hounds alike to be able recall over 70,000 digits. Instead of plopping down…
This is Lisbon, so our carnaval is a mix of Brazilian style — let’s just say more skin — and Venice carnevale, which favors elaborate ornate costumes. Then there are people over 40 dressed as Disney characters.
With tending a bar comes hard work, heavy lifting, sore legs, sweaty and dirty clothes, and a big risk of your liver suddenly exploding.
Mouraria may be one of the last bastions of hope in what seems to be quickly becoming Brooklyn, Portugal. Mouraria's filth, character, colorfulness, and diversity are the exact opposite of the carefully crafted simulacrum of these urban elements at, say, LX Factory. As an eight-month resident of the neighborhood, I have had the privilege of exploring its…