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The best Irish pubs in Lisbon

The best Irish pubs in Lisbon January 21, 2012 | Events, Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
By far the best Gaelic watering hole in Lisbon is O’Gílíns, located near the city’s Cais do Sodré railway station. This lively venue is an original Irish pub – the proprietor, Conor O’Gílín hails from Dublin. It’s been pulling them in since 1995 and is hugely popular with a predominantly...

Mapping the World

Mapping the World May 27, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
By Paul Bernhardt A pair of designer flip-flops, each decorated with leather flowers and filigree cork, slap across the entire length of the African continent before coming to rest at the Cape of Good Hope. Wearing them is an attractive young woman, who pauses before taking herself and her fashionable...

Celebrating the Saints

Celebrating the Saints May 27, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
By Paul Bernhardt In June, Lisbon’s sense of history and street life combine into one magnificent weekend of fun, festivity and reflection. The annual Festas dos Santos Populares (People’s Saints’ Festivals) are celebrated throughout Portugal during this month and in the Portuguese capital the...
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