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Music weekend with Vodafone Mexefest in Lisbon

Do you want to attend several concerts in several rooms, going up and down between Avenida da Liberdade and Baixa, with a single ticket? This is the proposal of Vodafone Mexfest, the music festival that takes place on 28 and 29 November and that will bring to the city names like t. Vincent (Friday), Sharon Van Etten or Wild Beasts (Saturday). Basically there are 50 national and international bands, like Portuguese Clã or Capicua, who are preparing special performances with guests. This year the festival…

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Art made by women

Four women, four artists from four parts of the world. This is the motto for “The Woman Unthinkable”, an exhibition to be seen from November 20 to December 7 2014 which brings together four women artists living in Lisbon and sharing their view on the feminine. Includes the collaboration of colombian writer Lauren Mendinueta. Where Galeria Arte Graça Rua da Graça, 29- Lisboa From Tuesday to Sunday, 15h00 to 19h00 How to get there 28 Tram RSVP for the event here. Text by Sonia Ramalho

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Suspended Coffee: Have a coffee and help those in need

The next time you drink coffee or eat a soup in Café Suspenso da Mouraria,  in the headquarters of Renovar a Mouraria Association, you can help those in need. Just order a coffee, a soup or a sandwich and pay double or triple. Coffees and soups, that has already been paid by someone, are displayed on a slate so that thoose in need can simply order the items on this slate for free. This is the idea of Café Suspenso da Mouraria. The idea is not…

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Lisbon Juicy Fitness Tour – A new way to sightsee Lisbon!

Lisbon Juicy Fitness Tour is power walking tours and yoga classes combined with a full day of juice detoxes (4 juices) from Liquid – Juice & Smoothies. The juices are tailored to suite your needs when exercising and being on a detox at the same time. Lisbon Juicy Fitness Tour is founded by Malin Andersson, a Lisbon and healthy living loving Swede, in collaboration with Liquid – Juice & Smoothies and Filipa Valente at Taste of Lisboa Food Tours. The detoxes that are offered in our Detox & Power Walk packages are tailored to suite your…

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Jonathan Edwards – Lisbon sketches

This is the work of Jonathan Edwards, sketches from his first visit to Lisbon. We recognize the cosy cafés, wine shops and the winter coats wrapped tightly around the characters in the sketches. All of it symbolizes winter in Lisbon. “It was our first time in Lisbon and we were really impressed. A really beautiful city which constantly surprised me with stunning views at every turn. A great mix of the old and new. I really want to return in the Spring or Summer (it was January when we were there) so I…

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The Goodmorning Hostel feel!

The warm and cosy atmosphere along with the staffs utmost effort of making every guest feel welcomed, special and part of the group – will have you feel light at heart and happy that you choose Goodmorning Hostel as your home during your Lisbon stay. It is easy to get lost in the hostel jungle when searching for the place to stay during your visit to Lisbon. I can not speak for all of the other hostels, but I will tell you the great pros…

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Lisboasightseeing

Lisboasightseeing was founded in 2006 and is today offering travel services throughout the country by online request! The tours are held by local tour operators in Lisbon, Porto, Fatima and the Algarve – covering all of Portugal. The great thing about Lisboasightseeing is that they will help you fulfill the needs and wants you have for your business, vacation or adventure trip to Portugal! They have contacts all over the country and sits on knowledge of great things to do and see – check the pictures underneath…

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Quinta da Arealva – Another point of Lisbon

Quinta da Arealva used to be the setting for a local wine production and storage business. Today these ruins are just waiting for someone to either restore the space or clean it out and do something entirely different at the spot. This restauration that might take place one time in the future is nothing that has been planed for yet and until that day this perfect spot, just across the center of Lisbon, will be waiting for the right kind of project to come around. Today in…

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Taste of Lisboa Food Tour

Taste of Lisboa Food Tours was created by foodies in love with their own city – with the mission to guide foodie travelers and explorers on the unbeaten paths enabling them to discover the real food, people, culture, architecture and history of Lisbon city. Food Tour Our foodie visitor may choose to go for a food tour, cooking class or private experience. Our entertaining food and cultural walking tours takes you off the beaten track to get a unique glimpse of the fascinating Lisbon, leading…

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Lisboa by Tiago f Moura

Lisboa by Tiago f Moura is a project of figurative illustrations, not real, but based on memories and perceptions of Lisbon, registered by the eyes of the illustrator Tiago f Moura. The artist decided to start drawing his city after taking part in the Unemployed of the year contest, promoted by Benetton. Back then, his idea was to draw 3 european cities. His project was not among the winning ones but he decided to keep improving the idea with the city he knew the best, Lisbon.…

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