It´s not an exaggeration to say that many emotional events and provocative issues have taken place on this planet in the last year. Fortunately, the world´s photojournalists have documented this occasions for us to visualize, consider and reflect. The World Press Photo organization selects the best of these photos in an annual competition.
Rock in Rio, the worlds premiere rock and roll concert event, returns to Lisbon at the end of May for five nights of non-stop music and fun. A-list talent, such as Bruce Springsteen Queen featuring Adam Lambert, Hollywood Vampires, Maroon 5 and Avicii, headline the line-up for 2016.
The excitement of professional men’s tennis returns to Portugal at the end of April with a new and improved Millennium Estoril Open. Portugal’s own João Sousa, Federico Silva and Federico Gil will be vying for prize money in excess of €400,00, as will some of tennis’ top players including,
Springtime is here and CHOCOLATE is in the air! From 31 March to 25 April, the International Festival of Chocolate in Óbidos (Festival Internacional de Chocolate de Óbidos) returns for yet another month of chocolate, chocolate and MORE chocolate. Kids and adults alike delight as this picturesque walled city is turned into a fantasy of cocoa and fudge.
Fish and seafood lovers rejoice! The celebration of ocean cuisine is upon us again. The ninth edition of Peixe em Lisboa (Lisbon Fish & Flavors) has even more top chefs and more popular restaurants participating in this 11-day festival. The event takes place 7-17 April at the Pátio da Galé...
A kiss is something that never goes out of style. So, to celebrate their 25th anniversary, ModaLisboa (also known as Lisbon Fashion Week) is sending out kisses to designers, manufacturers, retailers and fashionistas. ModaLisboa KISS, a showcase of Portuguese designer collections for Fall/Winter 16/17 is set for 10-13 March at Paáio da Galé.
Take in the flavors of Portugal at Lisbon’s Mercado Gourmet (Gourmet Market). All of the delicious and delightful products at this annual market are made exclusively in Portugal and sold directly by the producers themselves. The Mercado Gourmet runs from 4-6 March at Lisbon’s Campo Pequeno arena.
French artists, and married couple, Robert (12 April 1885 – 25 October 1941) and Sonia (November 14, 1885 – December 5, 1979) Delaunay were key figures in the modernist art realm in Paris in the early 20th century. A new exhibition at the Gulbenkian Centro de Arte Moderna in Lisbon recreates the creative...