Things To Do in Lisbon

Happy weekend to all!

1. Kick it in bohemian Bairro Alto:


2. Eat and mingle at Mercado da Ribeira:


3. Slip into a baroque church and chat with a fellow wanderer:

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4. Visit Igreja de São Roque for the gold:


5. Take the old tram. Be careful of pickpockets.


6. Visit Sintra and get lost in Quinta da Regaleira:

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7. Have a breakfast of espresso and travesseiros at Piriquita:


8. Drive down the coast to Cascais for octopus fishing:


9. Follow the pink road in Bairro Alto and drown your sorrows in Fado music:

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10: Visit Belém for the Jeronimos Monastery, the best pastéis and beer:

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11. Go to the legendary A Ginjinha, get a good buzz going and practice Portuguese with the fellas:

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12. Chow on amazing seafood at Beira Gare:


13. See the sunrise/sunset from your balcony on one of the seven hills. Ours was on top of Bairro Alto!


14. Lick some watermelon and mascarpone gelato from Santini:


15. Watch people, architecture, cats!
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“Forgive me if what has seemed little to you, to me is all.” – José Saramago


4 Comments on “Things To Do in Lisbon

  1. Hey! Thanks for liking my blog (Juliet in Paris). Reading your blog, it feels like me…only it’s you! I’m planning to go to Portugal next year. I’ve never been. Your evocative photos set the scene. Beautiful.

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