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.
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.
The excitement of video mapping returns to the historic walls of Terreiro do Paço in the popular Praça do Comerico, in Lisbon. The theme of the extravaganza is Lisbon’s close relationship to the see. The dates are 22-31. The show times are 21:30, 22:30 and 23:30. All are invited. And, best of all: it’s FREE!
The past year has seen numerous significant events, tragedies and triumphs that have reshaped governments and changed peoples lives. Daring and creative photojournalists were on the scene to capture these monumental moments. Every year, World Press Photo celebrates the work of photojournalists by sifting...
If “dieting” and “losing weight” are on your list of New Year’s resolutions, then this event is NOT FOR YOU! However, if you go weak at the knees when someone mentions chocolate or cocoa, then you should mark your calendar now...
Every year the senior class of this educational institution devoted to hospitality takes on a project to promote the country and further their knowledge. For 2015, the class produces a glamorous film festival focusing on one of Portugal’s A-list products: wine.