Author: Levy Mealone
The 5th of October, 1910: The Day We Became a Republic
October 5, 2017
At 11:00 am October 5 1910, from the balcony of Paços do Concelho, in Lisbon, the Portuguese Republic was proclaimed.
Pedrógão Grande Fires and How You Can Help
June 21, 2017
While we mourn and try to draw concrete conclusions from this unspeakable tragedy, here are a few ways to help.
Atlas Goes Cycling with Eliseu on the “Rota por Lisboa em Ruinas”
February 13, 2016
In it for the view: Atlas correspondent climbs through a hole in the ceiling at Monsanto’s Restaurante Panorâmico. Story and pictures by Levy Mealone em português Da cobertura do Restaurante Panorâmico de Monsanto, a vista é esmagadora. Está um dia límpido e ameno – dois inauditos ciclistas entretêm-se a identificar pontos icónicos da sua cidade, […]
Adeus Palmeira: The pleasure was ours.
December 23, 2015
Palmeira, a Lisbon staple since 1954, closed its doors yesterday for the final time. Photos and story by Jess R. Hoje fecha as portas o Palmeira, um dos mais icónicos restaurantes históricos de Lisboa. A notícia correu célere entre a legião de clientes habituais, e nos últimos dias passaram por lá verdadeiras romarias de despedida. […]
A Conversation With ILGA: Sexuality in LGBT Lisboa
July 21, 2015
The road to equal adoption rights for same-sex couples in Portugal has been a long one. Today is a wonderful day for families in Portugal, for the LGBTI activists, civil society groups and allies. – Evelyn Paradis, Executive Director IGLA-Europe “The fact that having homosexual parenting has no harmful effect on children has been scientifically […]