What is the best area to stay in Lisbon?

What is the best area to stay in Lisbon

The best area to stay in Lisbon depends on what you are looking for. Party animals will head to Bairro Alto whereas places like Belem will give a quieter and more relaxed pace. Popular areas include Alfama, Baixa and Campolide. So, what is the best area to stay in Lisbon? Alfama If traditional Portuguese streets … Read more

Train from Lisbon to Albufeira

Train from Lisbon to Albufeira

Lisbon, being the capital of Portugal, is a fantastic base from which to start any Portuguese adventure!  Albufeira is a lovely little city in the Southern Algarve with beautiful beaches and stunning coastline that is also well worth a visit! Below we’ll demonstrate how easy it is to get a train from Lisbon to Albufeira, … Read more

Lisbon Off the Beaten Path

Lisbon Off the Beaten Path

As the capital of Portugal, Lisbon is visited by thousands, if not millions of tourists every year. Lisbon has a wide variety of popular tourist attractions – from buildings with incredible architecture, museums, cathedrals, that are all heavily visited throughout the year. But there’s something to be said for visiting those areas not nearly as … Read more

Lisbon Airport to Cascais

Lisbon Airport to Cascais

It is relatively easy to get from Lisbon Airport to Cascais because the city is so well connected by Public transport. Provided you don’t have too much luggage you can get there by Metro and train. If you need to take a taxi then there are taxis at the airport but a cheaper option is … Read more

Bike Rentals in Lisbon

Bike Rentals in Lisbon

You will probably fly into Lisbon if you are spending time in Portugal. Lisbon is a great starting place for any trip to Portugal and it has the largest airport in Portugal. You can rent a bike to use in Lisbon or for further a field. Cycling in Lisbon Remember that Lisbon itself is very … Read more

Faro to Lisbon

Faro to Lisbon

It’s easy to get from Faro to Lisbon by car, bus and train. My preferred way is to take the train – they are frequent and comfortable and Faro train station is walkable from the city centre. Faro to Lisbon by Train The Faro to Lisbon train takes just over 3 hours. Some take 3h05 … Read more

Lisbon to Setubal

Lisbon to Setubal

It’s very easy to get from Lisbon to Setubal by bus. I took the journey from Lisbon to Setubal last summer from Bairro Alto and it was less than an hour and a half in total. The best way to get there is to take the Lisbon Metro to Jardim Zoologica (For Sete Rios station) … Read more

Lisbon Tagus River Cruise

Lisbon Tagus River Cruise

If you’re looking to add some more culture and heritage into your trip, don’t miss out on a scenic river cruises. You’ll make everlasting memories with family members or friends while exploring the rich tapestry of Portuguese delights! The Tagus River, a waterway that runs through Spain and Portugal for over 600 miles. It begins … Read more