Lisbon’s Best Kept Secrets – Travel Guide to Lisbon for those Who Seek Magic

Whenever we think back to the days spent in Lisbon while we lived there for a year, a stream of memories and impressions rushes through our heads. Often we don't know where to start when people ask us to find proper words to describe this fascinating city. Of course it's magnificent. It's inspiring. It's a city in permanent change but with a timeless soul. Let me introduce you to Lisbon's best kept secrets Further, this guide contains recommendations where to stay on a budget and special tips where to find good food. Lisbon is the most charming city in Europe. It's a place where many different cultures come together. Bordering on the Atlantic ocean it's a perfect beach getaway. Lisbon combines tradition and modern lifestyle. And most of all, magic is happening here day by day. We … (Continue reading)

The 12 most spectacular sunset spots in Lisbon

What would be a trip to a new destination without celebrating the glorious finale of a day full of new impressions and discoveries? When the sun is about to set and we start to feel our tired legs, we long for some relaxation time, not only to rest ourselves but also to reflect about the things we've seen and the people we've met. Sunset time is the perfect time to combine these two things: relax and revive the highlights of the day. While our time in Lisbon we experienced many sunsets from many different viewpoints. Here you find the complete list of classic as well as off the beaten path sunset viewpoints in Lisbon. If planning a trip to Monsanto, Lisbon's biggest forest park, think about to drop … (Continue reading)

10 Idyllic Parks in Lisbon – Lisbon’s most Beautiful City Parks and Gardens

Discovering a new place can be done in many different ways. Some people prefer to do plain sight-seeing while others like to enjoy the nature the surroundings have to offer. We're more supporters of the second type and can't get enough of mesmerizing parks when traveling. During our time in Lisbon we had the chance to spend relaxed afternoons and take long walks in the city's most idyllic parks. Here you'll find a selection of our favorites. This lonesome place in Moscavide can be accessed by walking on the Oriente Tagus promenade continuing behind the Ponte Vasco da Gama. As soon as you see the river branching off into the mainland, follow the turn and you'll find yourself on lush grassland. This place feels like out of town … (Continue reading)

The Full List of All Fountains and Water Spots in Lisbon

We love to travel in summer or visit places which are warm throughout the whole year. If it wouldn't be for the sun, the majority of the people wouldn't consider to travel at all in their holidays. Bright sunshine does not only make your photos appear vibrant, it also lets you shine from the inside and outside. Apart from all the positive about the sun, there is one thing that can be quite enduring in the peaks of the hottest time of the year. The heat itself! Sometimes easy to handle, sometimes not. You know those sweaty afternoons and even sweatier nights? Keep your eyes peeled for a refreshment in the middle of the city when there is no sea nearby. Sometimes it's easier than you think - the cool water … (Continue reading)