Best Sports Bars in Lisbon

Best Sports Bars in Lisbon

It’s great to soak up the Portuguese culture and eat in the Portuguese restaurants and drink coffee and have a tart in a Portuguese Pastelaria. But sometimes, you want a decent sports bar to watch the game! Football is an important part of British culture that many Expats don’t want to leave behind. Today’s article … Read more

Manchester to Lisbon Easyjet Flights

Manchester to Lisbon Easyjet Flights

When I’m travelling to Lisbon from the UK I usually get the Manchester to Lisbon Easyjet flight. It’s a fast, cheap and convenient way to get to Portugal. From Lisbon, you have train links throughout most of the country, and so if Lisbon is not your final destination then you can easily continue your journey … Read more

Lisbon Solo Travel Guide

Lisbon Solo Travel Guide

Are you interested in travelling to Lisbon solo? The great news is that Lisbon solo travel is easy and quite straightforward. I travelled to Lisbon three times on my own in my 30’s. As a solo female traveller I found it to be an easy and culturally rewarding solo destination. I hope that you find … Read more

Tile Museum Lisbon – Museu Nacional do Azulejo

Best Museums in Lisbon

The Tile museum Lisbon is known locally as the Museu Nacional do Azulejo. It is a little-known gem in the heart of Lisbon. Now, tiles are what you might call an acquired taste, but the tiles important part of Lisbon’s architectural history. The tiles are displayed on three floors with several notable collections to be … Read more

Best Museums in Lisbon

Best Museums in Lisbon

One of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Lisbon is Portugal’s capital city.  With numerous museums to visit, Portuguese culture is preserved in this city with an ancient history.  This makes it a popular tourist destination for people who enjoy art and entertainment. Fado Museum Lisbon Located in the heart of the city, this museum … Read more

Living in Lisbon Pros and Cons

Living in Lisbon Pros and Cons

I’ve been living in Lisbon for a couple of months now and I’ve seen both sides – the good and the bad. On the whole I would say that the pros of living in Lisbon definitely outweigh the cons. The international community, fantastic cost of living and great weather most of the year makes it … Read more

How to Get From Lisbon to Porto

How to Get From Lisbon to Porto

If you’re visiting Lisbon and are in need of a quick weekend getaway, consider traveling to Porto. As the second-largest city in Portugal, Porto offers a variety of activities and must-see sights that make it well worth the trip. From its famous seafood to its world-renowned port wine, lively nightlight, and impressive historical centre, which … Read more

Cost of Living Lisbon

Living in Lisbon Pros and Cons

So you are thinking about moving to Lisbon? The first thing that people usually want to know when travelling or moving to a new city is how much it will cost. Sop what is the cost of living in Lisbon? Lisbon is not as Cheap as you might think! The first thing you should know … Read more

Best Beaches near Lisbon

Best Beaches near Lisbon

I totally love being based in Lisbon. It gives you the nightlife and the business connections that come with being in a capital city, but within half an hour you can easily get to some amazing beaches! Some of my favourites include Sesimbra and Carcevelos. I hope you enjoy this article on the best beaches … Read more

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