Results for “gentrification”
PARTY | Crew Hassan’s 14th Anniversary | Intendente | TBD
April 25, 2019
In the age of gentrification, 14 years for a decent, affordable, local low-key club is a very long time. Crew Hassan is such a club, and they turn 14 years old this year. To celebrate,[…]
Best of Lisbon 2019
January 2, 2019
Where do you find the best Portuguese petiscos and the best pizza in Lisbon? How about the best spot to read a book? Or get naked? What’s the best Lisbon music festival? Our team of intrepid locals have been eating, drinking, concert-going, and avoiding tourists during the past 12 months to bring you Atlas’s Best of Lisboa, 2019 Edition.
Lisbon’s New Mega-Hostel
December 18, 2018
As Clink Hostels purchases an old CTT building, they plan on opening the biggest hostel in Portugal on Lisbon’s frontline of gentrification.
Let’s Have A Word #4: Will Samson
November 12, 2018
“Let’s Have a Word” is David Soares‘s attempt to make the Lisbon scene spill the beans. I first met Will Samson in 2016, when he had just snuck into the dark of a cinema theatre, to take a seat on the same row I was sitting, along with friends we have in common. The film […]
The Fight for Miradouro de Santa Catarina
November 6, 2018
Whether you’re a Lisbon local or are just visiting, you’ve probably gone to Miradouro de Santa Catarina and asked yourself, “What the hell happened to Adamastor?” Well, this is what’s happened…
Urban Animals: Finding the Flamingos
October 22, 2018
Like any good Lisbon story, this one starts in Cais do Sodré. But this one ends with flamingos.
Getting Thrifty: The Second-Hand Stores of Lisbon
October 8, 2018
Vintage, up-cycled, second-hand, or just plain USED: whatever you call not-new clothes, here’s where to find them in Lisbon, from bargain bins to boutiques.