Articles Tagged ‘shopping’

Vintage is the Fashion

Vintage is the Fashion March 19, 2012 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Vintage fashion and the retro look are a perfect fit in Bairro Alto, Lisbon’s offbeat bohemian quarter. The scruffy-chic maze of cobblestone streets, blind alleys and terraced patios provides refuge for the alternative, a safe-haven for the different and a cure for the non-conformist. Here you can...

Shopping in Lisbon for something out of the ordinary.

Shopping in Lisbon for something out of the ordinary. February 8, 2012 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
So, you’re in Lisbon searching for a unique gift, an exclusive keepsake, or a special souvenir to remind you of your visit to Portugal. But where do you go? Here are some places your shopping basket will love. A Vida Portuguesa Ach. Brito/Claus Porto Soaps are handmade using only natural ingredients. Occupying...

A day in Lisbon

A day in Lisbon September 25, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
OK. You’ve only one day in Lisbon. So, how do you cram the best of the Portuguese capital inside 12 hours? Well you can start by having breakfast at one the cafés in downtown Rua Augusta, or on Praça Dom Pedro V, better know as Rossio. Relax over a bica – a beautifully rich short coffee – and...