Tag Archives: Lisbon Travel

Gay Lisbon, Portugal – A Complete Travel Guide

Gay Pride March in Lisbon

Gay Travel – Lisbon Gay Guide When you think of top European Gay travel destinations, you wouldn’t normally consider Portugal, instead locations such as Spain and Germany immediately spring to mind. But before deciding to move to Portugal more permanently, myself and my partner first came on holiday and it was then that I discovered […]

How to get from Lisbon to Cascais

Cascais Portugal

How to get from Lisbon to Cascais, Portugal Referring to Cascais as the Monte Carlo of Portugal may well be a tad indulgent, but this stunning coastline with its glorious beaches, imposing mansions and beautiful seaside towns and villages, is nevertheless regarded as the Portuguese Riviera.  Cascais certainly has a flair and elegance to it […]

Itinerary: One Day In Lisbon, Portugal!

The Rua Augusta Arch, Lisbon - 1 Day in Lisbon

Lisbon in a day: How best to spend one day in Lisbon. Wondering how best to spend 1 day in Lisbon, Portugal? Are you visiting Lisbon, but sadly have very little time to explore the city? Do you want to make the very best of your stay, in this special city that has captured so […]

Lisbon Public Transport – A Guide to Getting around Lisbon.

Lisbon Public Transport Tram

An overview to Lisbon’s public transport system If you’re planning a visit to Lisbon, then you will be very happy to hear that it is a rather compact and easy to get around in type of city. The public transport system is in my opinion uncomplicated and compared to other European cities, actually rather cheap!  […]

Awesome day trips from Lisbon!

Stately home in Cascais

My top selection of day trips you may want to consider, travelling from Lisbon! Portugal may well be a much smaller country than some of it’s European counterparts, but that doesn’t mean that it doesn’t pack a mighty punch. And boy, it certainly does just that!  Being compact, has the added advantage of allowing you […]

Lisbon to Sintra – your essential day trip guide!

Lisbon to Sintra

A guide to visiting magical Sintra from Lisbon! Only about an hour outside of Lisbon lies the beautiful and mystical town of Sintra. Once the summer playground of the Portuguese royals and nobility, it is a must-see destination and a top day trip from Lisbon, for anyone visiting the city. Many travellers prefer to simply […]

13 Free things to do in Lisbon, Portugal!

13 Awesome free things to do in Lisbon!​ Let’s be honest, travelling to a new city can be overwhelming! You may wonder what sights you should explore or which activities to go check out. And with so much to discover, it could all end up costing even the most seasoned traveller a pretty penny.  But […]

9 Unique Things to do in Lisbon, Portugal!

The Torre de Belem tower in Lisbon

9 Awesome things to see and do whilst visiting Lisbon​ You’ve booked your vacation to Lisbon, and if you are anything like me, you’ve already started scouring the internet in search of unique things to see and do when visiting Lisbon. Lisbon truly is one of those special cities that instantly grabs your attention and […]