MOTELX 2020: The horror is back to Lisbon!

Lisbon International Horror Film Festival is back for the 14th edition MOTELX – Lisbon International Horror Film Festival is back for its 14th edition from 7 to 14 September. In a year of numerous changes for the artistic sector, the organization of the event revealed…
This Week In Lisbon

This week in Lisbon: Week 35

The first week of September is over. Here’s what you missed. Do you smoke? Don’t trow cigarette butts on the ground. Law No. 88/2019 to reduce the impact of cigarette butts, cigars or other cigarettes on the environment approves measures for the collection…

Money Heist fan? Watch images from Tokyo in Lisbon!

Filming of the last season of the Netlifx hit show is taking place in Portugal. It was this Tuesday, September 1st, that some of the actors of the famous Spanish production of Netflix Casa de Papel (Money Heist) took to the streets of Lisbon. From Bairro Alto to Bica…

Outro Olhar

Found any googly eyes around Lisbon? It is “Outro Olhar” (another look), an artistic installation made by the duo of British artists Luke Egan and Pete Hamilton (known as Filthy Luker and Pedro Estrellas). It is an inflatable work of art composed of recyclable…
Old Lisbon

Old Lisbon: Chiado

On the week that marks the 32nd anniversary of the great Lisbon fire, today we travel to Chiado. Chiado is one of the most emblematic and traditional neighborhoods of the city of Lisbon. It is located between Bairro Alto and Baixa Pombalina. In 1856, with the creation…

Lisbon Book Fair 2020

This Book Fair will be different than usual, but it will be the second largest ever. The Lisbon Book Fair was another major event in Portugal that had to adapt to the restrictions imposed by the pandemic. This year, it will take place between August 27 and September 13…
This Week In Lisbon

This week in Lisbon: Week 34

It’s Monday again! August is almost over but there’s still much out there to enjoy! Temperatures will reach 37 degrees as early as Monday After completely overcoming the Ellen depression and temperatures have begun to rise a little throughout the country…
This Week In Lisbon

This week in Lisbon: Week 33

It’s the end of another summer week! Here’s what you missed. Start planning your festival season for next year. As you know the COVID-19 pandemic pretty killed any event worldwide. In Portugal the summer festival season was reduced to online and TV events.
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The Best Day Trips from Lisbon

Lisbon is among the best travel destinations in Europe, with old-world charm, outstanding restaurants, pristine beaches, and breathtaking views, just to name a few. You may be surprised to learn that some of the best Lisbon tourist attractions are actually outside the city.