The People’s Blog to Lisbon
What’s On in Lisbon in September
August 7, 2019
The tourists have left, the Lisboetas who run the city’s coolest restaurants and clubs are back, and the summer is far from over. September is one of the best months to be in the city — here’s why.
Making the Most of MEO SudoEstse
July 30, 2019
August has arrived and so has MEO Sudoeste, the much-anticipated week-long music festival held in Odemira, not far from the southern edge of Portugal (but still out of the way of the Algarve tourist rush). The festival provides music-lovers with the opportunity to camp out as part of the experience, and you can choose from […]
SBSR 2019: Friday night in Meco.
July 22, 2019
This year, for its 25th anniversary, the Super Bock Super Rock Festival headed back to the woods in Meco, near a semi-nudist beach, down south in Sesimbra. Having had a good time at last year’s version in Parque das Nações, and being big fans of both Charlotte Gainsbourg and beaches, semi-nudist or other, Atlas decided […]
Who to See at Marés Vivas, and Why You Should Totally Go
July 16, 2019
Máres Vivas is worth the trip up north, for the plethora of genuine Portuguese talent and, if that’s your thang, some Sting and such.
Last Chance to Register: NIGHTMARE AT THE MUSEUM
July 15, 2019
We couldn’t resist spreading the word about this most excellent idea from most radical dudes and dudettes: MotelX and Museu Arte Antiga. Tomorrow is your last day to register for the Sept. 5 Hell Tour. Without further ado.: NIGHTMARE AT THE MUSEUM At midnight and with a descent into art hell: this is how it […]
Collecting the Catch: The Fishermen of Fonte da Telha
July 11, 2019
Watch how those sardines get from the sea to the grill.
Viseu: Sweet Treats and Bicycles
July 9, 2019
Viseu is a great destination on its own, but a 50-km bike ride thrown in makes a trip to the area even better. Here’s the what and the how.