Monthly Archives: October 2015

Top sights in Lisbon: Food Paradise

Don’t go to Lisbon without visiting the Azelejo Museum – decorated tiles are one of Portugal’s glories – or taking in the panoramic views from the Castle. Or even the breathtaking views of the city at sunset itself from across … Continue reading

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The Place for Pasteis de Nata

At the historic Belem bakery they claim to make 20,000 pasties de nata every day. ┬áThe length of the queue snaking down the street attests to the power of this top drawer for tourists but who wants to stand waiting … Continue reading

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A little place by the sea in Portugal

Pant up the hill away from the beach and you find yourself in the back streets of Sesimbra, a loveable resort 40 minutes’ south of Lisbon. O Herminio is a tiny tapas bar with a few tables outside with a … Continue reading

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