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O Teu Corpo É O Meu Corpo at Berardo Museum, thru 27 September

O Teu Corpo É O Meu Corpo at Berardo Museum, thru 27 September

By | April 17, 2015 at 9:47 am | No comments

O Teu Corpo É O Meu Corpo (Your Body Is My Body) is an exhibition of the vast collection of political and art posters of Ernesto de Sousa. Hundreds of posters, dating from 1933 to 1988, provide a broad overview of the cultural production of the neo-avant-garde in Portugal and...

Posted in: Culture, Lisbon

Madeira Festival of Flowers 2015 – Funchal, 16-24 April

Madeira Festival of Flowers 2015 – Funchal, 16-24 April

By | April 16, 2015 at 9:08 am | No comments

Once again, the city of Funchal on the Portuguese island of Madeira celebrates Spring with a brilliant…and fragrant…weeklong spectacle. It’s the Madeira Festival of Flowers 2015. Buildings, parks, streets and children (!) all get decorated during the festivities. This...

Posted in: Events, Madeira

Fontória Live Jazz, Blues Cafe & Dinner in Lisbon

Fontória Live Jazz, Blues Cafe & Dinner in Lisbon

By | April 4, 2015 at 9:25 am | No comments

Live blues and jazz in Lisbon? We know where to find it. Fontória Live Jazz and Blues is the spot for cocktails, a little bite to eat and the soulful sounds of the blues. Fontória is just off Avenida da Liberdade at #66 Praça da Alegria. [ad name="Google Adsense Banner for...

Posted in: Lisbon, Night Life

IndieLisboa 2015 – Independent Film Festival, 23 April to 3 May

IndieLisboa 2015 – Independent Film Festival, 23 April to 3 May

By | April 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm | No comments

It’s time once again to celebrate independent films in Lisbon. True cine-philes, who appreciate unique techniques, nonlinear stories, experimentation, and raw, gritty film-making, are lining up to participate in the 12th edition of IndieLisboa. This 11-day event, filled with...

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Santini Bombons – Chocolate & Ice Cream Delights

Santini Bombons – Chocolate & Ice Cream Delights

By | March 29, 2015 at 2:40 pm | No comments

Portuguese of all ages have fond memories of being taken to Santini’s by their parents for ice cream during the warm summer months. In modern times, this delicious ice cream, offered in a range of exotic flavors, has often been called “the best ice cream in the world.” But...

Posted in: Cool Things

Bistrô 4  by Benoit Sinthon – “Bistronomie” in Lisbon

Bistrô 4 by Benoit Sinthon – “Bistronomie” in Lisbon

By | March 29, 2015 at 2:00 pm | No comments

Chef Benoit Sinthon, known for his Michelin Star-awarded Il Gallo d’Oro restaurant at the Cliff Bay Hotel in Madeira, has reached across the ocean to participate in a new Lisbon restaurant. Bistrô 4 at the Porto Bay Liberdade hotel is a casual but sophisticated bistro...

Posted in: Dining, Lisbon