Here at Lisbon Explorer we are as passionate about food, wine, cafes and fashion, as we are about art and history. We are always on the lookout for hot new places, bargain prices, and great restaurants to share with our guests. These are the places we visit in our free time, and enjoy as a part of daily life in Lisbon. Below are some of our favorites.
Besides all the pedestrian friendly streets and squares, getting around Lisbon is a breeze on our clean, safe and easy-to-use public transportation. Click here to discover a cheap pass that gets you onto every tram, trolley, bus, metro and elevator in the city. Plus we’ve included quick & easy links for local weather forecasts, breaking news, and the latest cultural events & concerts happening in Lisbon. More...>>>
Portugal is one of the few places left in Europe where truly original, handmade articles created by artisans, and sold in local shops. We’re not talking about kitschy tourist souvenirs, but really cool stuff made with quality materials by creative minds. From emerging designers and cafe owners, to traditional craftsmen. You’ll find shoes, candies, furniture, fashion and places you don’t want to miss. More...>>
Have you had enough of ornate mediaeval and baroque churches, paintings of religious figures and gold artifacts? Then checkout Lisbon’s international art scene from the 19th century to today. For art lovers in-the-know, Lisbon’s galleries and museums are home to impressionists, modernists & new urban artists who push the envelope of creativity. Click here to see some of our favorite galleries, museums and public art. More...>>>
Portugal’s English language newspaper. Catch up on the latest news before you arrive!