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to Dec 15 | ART EXHIBIT | Are you a Tourist? | Belém | 6€
July 10, 2019
Are you a tourist? No, seriously. Are rent and petty theft going up because of you? When you walk around Lisbon and see the increasing “Tourists F.ck Off” graffiti and stickers, do you ask yourself,[…]
How to Spot and Avoid Lisbon’s Tourist Traps
May 26, 2017
Tourist traps have grown in numbers to the point where it is becoming harder to completely avoid them than to enter a minefield without stepping on a mine. Here are some tips to help you out.
What’s On in Lisbon in October
September 19, 2019
The shops, cafes, and restaurants have finally returned from their Férias, you aren’t melting as much, and the kids are settled back at school. Finally, you can enjoy some culture. We’ve gathered some of the best art, music, and other events in the city in October so you can plan your visit!
Why You Should Visit Baleal and Ferrel: Two Small Towns That Are Making Big Waves
September 5, 2019
When people ask me about Portugal, they always want to know if I prefer Lisbon or Porto. My answer? Neither. I love both cities, but I’d rather spend my time in between them. Right in the middle of Portugal’s Atlantic coast, on the very edge of continental Europe, lie some of my favorite places in […]
Anthony Bourdain’s Trip to Lisbon Bite by Bite
August 29, 2019
In 2012, Anthony Bourdain visited Lisbon as part of his “No Reservations” TV show. A lot has changed since then— Portugal has come out of the recession, fantastic new restaurants have popped up all over the place, and famous old holes-in-the-wall have become tourist traps. However, many visitors to the city still set out to […]
What to See, Do, and Eat in Ericeira: The Prettiest Town on Portugal’s Central Coast
August 20, 2019
A lot of people ask about the best places to visit in Portugal, and of course, it depends on what you want out of your trip. But there’s one town that I never fail to mention. Whether you’re looking to relax on the beach, enjoy incredible views, or surf some of the world’s best waves, […]
TimeOut and Ribeira: The Lisbon Market With a Split Personality
August 8, 2019
Mercado da Ribeira and TimeOut Market — exploring the great divide under one roof.