ATTENTION: The Castelo de S. Jorge is closed due to the National Preparation and Response Plan of coronavirus (Covid-19). Reopens on June 1st, 2020. Average visit time 1:30 to 2h Coming to Lisbon and not visiting São Jorge Castle is like going to Rome and not seeing the Pope. Although it seems like an obvious … Continue reading Castelo de São Jorge, a must visit attraction to see in Lisbon with the Family
Lisboa Story Centre Last weekend we paid a visit to Lisboa Story Centre, the interactive museum that has the purpose of telling Lisbon History in a one-hour tour! It was a wet week, and on those rainy winter days, the only way out is searching for a nice museum or exhibition to visit with the … Continue reading Learning Lisbon History with your family in Lisboa Story Centre
Famous for the tower that has its name, Belém is one of my favourite’s areas in Lisbon. As many people who visit Lisbon doesn’t have much time to explore all the beauty of Belém, this quick guide will give you enough reasons for not missing Belém when visiting Lisbon, even if you only had one … Continue reading The best of Belém in one day
I love walking around Lisbon. Especially in the neighbourhoods of Alfama, Baixa and Graça, the traditional neighbourhoods in downtown Lisbon. I love seeing the “elétrico” (the way Portuguese call the yellow Lisbon tram) passing by, the tourists buzz, the old architecture, the clothes hanging outside the windows. So many photogenic spots that I could lose … Continue reading Jardim da Cerca da Graça, a pleasant garden in historic Lisbon
My experience visiting Quinta da Regaleira, one of the incredible attractions of Sintra, only 40 min ride from Lisbon, Portugal.