Belém Tower (Torre de Belém) in Lisbon

Belem Tower is one of many important monuments around Lisbon. It was built between 1514 and 1520 on the northern bank of the Tagus, as part of the Tagus estuary defense system. Two distinct military architectu...

Pena Palace (Palácio Nacional da Pena) in Sintra

Pena Palace (Palácio Nacional da Pena) is the most complete and notable example of Portuguese Romantic architecture. Originally the palace was the former Hieronymus Monastery of Our Lady of Pena, built by King...
Fabrica Lisboa

Fabrica Lisboa – Hot Bread and Pastries Baked Fresh in Lisbon

It’s morning in Lisbon. You need a coffee, and something fresh and delicious to get you started in your day. Where’s the cool place for hot bread, croissants and pastries? At Fabrica Lisboa, on Rua da Madelena in the Baixa. Handmade, still warm from the oven, goodness delivered to the table. Add a high-quality espresso from...

Lisbon Urban Art Tours by Underdogs Gallery

Underdogs are on the cutting-edge of the urban art scene in Portugal. Embracing and nurturing the street art culture, they promote this burgeoning contemporary art form though gallery exhibitions...
Siopa Chocolatier Cascais

Siopa Chocolatier – Sweet & Savory Gourmet Chocolate in Cascais

Creative chefs using unique ingredients in extraordinary ways get our attention every time. OK, chocolate also really piques our interest. So imagine our excitement with learning about the sweet and savory chocolate delicacies of Chef Francisco Siopa. His Siopa Chocolatier, featuring gourmet chocolates...
by the wine tasting room chiado lisbon portugal, José Maria da Fonseca ,

By the Wine – José Maria da Fonseca Tasting Room in Lisbon

A new spot in the trendy Chiado neighborhood of Lisbon is an ideal place to meet friends, relax after a day of shopping, and try some delicious wines made in Portugal. By the Wine is the first “flagship store” of famed Portuguese vintner José Maria da Fonseca. Wines by the glass and ...