Category Archives: Portugal

Insider’s Guide to Lisbon

Lisbon’s best restaurants, shops, hotels and museums, according to chef José Avillez, actor Daniela Ruah, novelist Robert Wilson and designer Alexandra Champalimaud. THIS CITY IS often overlooked as a destination, considered an also-ran to Paris, Rome and other European capitals, with … Continue reading

Posted in Carcavelos, Lisbon, Lisbon Museums, Lisbon Restaurants, Portugal, Sintra | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Two weeks in Central/North East Portugal

I recently came back from a fabulous two week tour of Portugal with three friends and wanted to recommend it as a holiday, if you are looking for somewhere new. Our total spend per person for 14 days was less … Continue reading

Posted in Carcavelos, Carcavelos Holiday home, Family, Lisbon, Portugal | Leave a comment

Funchal Street Art


Posted in Portugal | 1 Comment

Lisbon – sightseeing tours

Arriving in Lisbon via the airport, my wife and I caught the airport shuttle service to Cais do Sodre, and even taking this direct route through the city centre took us past some great views of Lisbon. We knew we definitely had … Continue reading

Posted in Carcavelos, Lisbon, Portugal | Tagged | Leave a comment