Category: Street Team
Is Lisbon the Next Berlin?
October 29, 2019
Statements like “city A is the new city B” make people from either A or B cringe — but will Lisbon go the way of Berlin when it comes to keeping the soul of the city?
Adrift in a Pastel Land: The Cafés Call to Me
October 18, 2019
Visitors to Lisbon will probably comment on the hills (steep), the tiles (quaint), the graffiti right next to the tiles (adds character?), and of course, the Lisboetas (wonderful people). Another characteristic of the city is its vibrant café culture. As a writer, I’d envisioned myself on a sunny terraço penning a masterpiece on the back […]
Demanding Change: Thousands Flood the Streets at Lisbon’s Global Climate Strike
September 30, 2019
On Friday, the 27th of September, 30 of Portugal’s cities participated in what is known to be the largest climate strike ever. Find out how it went down.
Why You Should Definitely Go to Lisb-on (Even if You’re Not Super-Into Electronic Music)
September 12, 2019
The venue, the amenities, the crowd, and the vibe all add up to a perfect late-summer weekend in Parque Eduardo VII.
Looking Into the Lineup: Who to See at NOS Alive 2019
July 2, 2019
We’ve identified some fresh gems and can’t-miss classics in the lineup for three jam-packed days of music in this year’s NOS Alive. You’re welcome.
Hot and Hungry: Where to Get Ice Cream in Lisbon
June 27, 2019
Looking for the best ice cream in Lisbon? We’ve got the inside scoop. Well, now that’s out of the way, let’s actually take a look at some of the tastiest, creamiest, and most refreshing parlors in the city — and there’s no shortage. Santini Rua do Carmo, 9, Chiado These guys have been serving up […]
The Corkman Arrives in Almada
June 18, 2019
In 1882, the Cork Distilleries Company hired a spritely young man by the name of Paddy Flaherty. Paddy was a salesman, and a damn good one at that, heading to all the bars of Cork, Ireland, to peddle his wares in a time-tested manner — charm and drunkenness. Also known as “tastings,” as Paddy handed […]