Top 10 of the places to visit in Sintra

Visiting Sintra is discovering a town full of magic and splendour; it is like entering a romantic realm where majestic palaces, a fairy tale castle and wonderful mansions emerge from the luxuriant hills and woods. Sintra is located at the district of Lisbon, 30 kms from the Portuguese capital. It has aproximately 380 thousand inhabitants scattered over…

The 3 best hotels in Lisbon

Many people ask me for advice concerning Lisbon hotels. To help you to prepare your trip to the Portuguese capital, I made a list of what are for me the top 3 best hotels in Lisbon, by category. What were the selection criteria? I’ve chosen hotels with more than 150 reviews and a classification higher…

Top 10 of the best apartments in Lisbon

With over 1000 available apartments in Lisbon, it is hard to choose where to stay in the Portuguese capital. To help you on your research and avoid losing more than 2 hours searching for the right apartment, I’ve prepared my top 10 of the best apartments in Lisbon. What was the selection criteria? I’ve chosen…

Visitar Lisboa: Torre de Belém

Things to do in Lisbon in 4 days

For some time now I’ve been hearing people talking about Lisbon, everyone I know that has visited the city were amazed. I’ve decided to change my plans for this summer and visited the Portuguese capital for four days. Let’s see if the city of the seven hills is really that special! Things to do in…

Top 10 of the places to visit in Lisbon

Lisbon, the capital and biggest city in Portugal, is in the top of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. The seven hills city has won the hearts of visitors from all over the world through a sumptuous fusion of tradition and modernity. Here is the top 10 of the places to visit in Lisbon:…

Top 10 of the best beaches in the region of Lisbon

After the first two articles of the series about  The best beaches in Portugal, I travelled further south towards the region of Lisbon to share my top 10 of the best beaches in the capital. Here are the best beaches in the region of Lisbon:   1. Areia Branca Beach – Lourinhã Areia Branca beach…