A Second Shot From Portugal

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Good morning,

I have the feeling that my single post about the city of Lisbon didn’t reflect all what I have experienced. Here comes the second shot!

June turned out to be the perfect month for visiting. Less tourists stroll through the city and the Lisbon people are still in town. For them the “Festas de Lisboa”, taking place in exactly this month, are the traditional festivals where they meet friends, have some drinks and dance to traditional music all night long. Main places are the districts of Bica and Alfama where tourists feel like outsiders on Friday and Saturday nights.  Continue reading

Lisbon And Its Pastel De Nata

Alfama & Tejo

Bom dia!

After an amazing week in lovely Portugal, I cannot wait to share my experiences with you. It was just as great as imagined. But let’s start from the very first beginning:

We rented our apartment on wimdu.com. Fully equipped we were able to cook meals at home and saved thus some money. After having met one of my friends at the airport we headed to Alfama where we were welcomed by our nice host. We found six delicious Pastel de Nata on the table that had to be tasted immediately. Continue reading