Results for “gentrification”
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.
The Futures of Lisbon: A Concerned Immigrant’s Preview.
August 28, 2018
Futuros de Lisboa is a unique interactive multimedia art exhibit composed of photographs, essays, videos, illustrations, and all sorts of weirdness, compiled by professionals in various fields, academics, artists, and regular citizens of Lisbon. The show examines one simple question that is on the mind of anyone who lives here: “What comes next for this magical little town?”
May Day in Lisbon: People of the Parade
May 2, 2018
Lisbon’s May Day march didn’t have the pitchforks and torches of days past, but there was still plenty of energy, anger, and calls for change.
The Week em Breve – April 5
April 5, 2018
Welcome to The Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Ghosts and Resurrections, People Power and Powered Portugal, and a whole lot more. We got you covered for all the news unfit to tweet.
Alcântara: Former Industrial Bastion Reprocessed
April 6, 2017
The continuous gentrification of Alcântara follows the same trend as the rest of the city. However, it’s quite hard to predict the direction it will take in the future.