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But Lisbon is gaining ground, its star rising quickly among globetrotters seeking both old world charm and modern-day finesse. What's more, Portugal's capital was just named the world's leading city vacation spot of the year at the 24th World Travel Awards. Lisbon offers castles, parks, a buzzing cultural ...
As Portugal's most famous chef, Avenida's signature carpaccios are a delight, and the fish puff pastry, shrimp and spinach is a must-have. Main meals from £20. Afterwards, pop next door for a cocktail with a view at Skybar - Lisbon's famous rooftop bar on the ninth floor of the grand Tivoli Avenida Liberdade ...

In January, Centeno, a Harvard-educated Portuguese socialist party freethinker, will leave Lisbon's left-wing government to succeed the incumbent president, Jeroen Dijsselbloem. The Dutchman had been a critical ally of Germany in recent years, taking to task the profligate Southern Europeans -- and ...
Chourico, a popular Portuguese sausage similar to chorizo, is cooked several ways at Lisbon Portuguese. We opted for the chourico a bombeiro ($11.95), which is flambeed in brandy. It was delivered to us nestled in a pig-shaped vessel with a grate inside and a small fire underneath. Despite the fun ...
It would seem that Lisbon is one of the hottest cities to visit right now, and for good reason. Lisbon is a city of incredible light, laid-back locals, beautiful architecture and amazing food. Here, I outline one of my favourite ways to spend 48 hours in this fun, friendly and very inspiring Portuguese town.

Portugal probably isn't the first country that springs to mind when thinking about startup scenes. Hit hard by 2008 financial crash, Portugal - and in particular its capital, Lisbon - struggled to keep its head above water in the years soon after. Its economy contracted by 3.2 percent in 2012 and unemployment ...
"The rich history of the Portuguese as a maritime nation reflects, without any boundaries, all of the values that make the Eurovision Song Contest unique today. Portugal and especially Lisbon are historic melting pots enriched by the impressions of newly discovered cultures that were brought back to the ...
Miguel Fontes knows how to work a room. At a recent Pitch Slam -- a monthly event hosted in Lisbon's trendy Pestana CR7 hotel bar (opened by soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo) -- Fontes, CEO of Startup Lisboa, circulates among the budding entrepreneurs. He's extremely approachable, and the ...
The room I have here in Lisbon seemed fine last night, and it looks even nicer in the light of day -- high ceilings and big windows. I'm excited for the next few weeks! I work remotely, so for the past year, I have changed location every two months or so, and I love it! Although I prefer the term "location ...
A debate about basic income was set up in this year's Web Summit, in Lisbon, which occurred during an event named "Talk robot", on the 7th ...
Uber drivers in Portugal have planned a strike in Lisbon, the same day the ride-hailing firm's product chief was in the city to give a keynote ...
Multimillionaire Madge, 59, was snapped on an TAP Air Portugal flight to Lisbon from London having squeezed herself into one of the cheap ...
The travel search engine Kayak has seen searches to Lisbon for this fall ... "The fall and winter are an excellent time to explore Portugal ...
Britain's top diplomat, Boris Johnson, is in Lisbon today where he will meet with several cabinet ministers and Portuguese business people.
Lisbon public bicycle-sharing scheme sees 6,000 trips in first month ... The first two are to be available only to residents of Portugal, with the ...
Portugal is a southern European country that has been on the travel ... Built in 1515 as a fortress to guard entrance to Lisbon's harbour, the fairy ...

Just as in the Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN) Congress in Seoul, in 2016, BIEN's General Assembly (GA) took place in Lisbon's BIEN ...
Uber has chosen the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, to base its Centre of Excellence for Europe, the company announced on Monday.
Lisbon, Portugal -- Portugal began three days of national mourning Tuesday over its 37 fire deaths amid widespread public anger, with ...
Some royal glamour has descended on the Portuguese capital this week in two very different forms; the Queen of Pop, Madonna, was spotted ...
Book TAP Air Portugal direct from London City Airport to Lisbon from 29 October. There are two flights daily, Monday to Friday, and one daily ...
Considered by many to be one of Europe's best golf courses, Troia Golf Course, an incredible layout located around an hour and a half from ...
In comments to The Portugal News, Suresh Nampuri, who has directorial and thespian training and experience in various countries, recalls ...
Most popular. Portugal economy keeps on growing · government closes popular Lisbon nightspot after shocking footage of bouncer violence ...
The World Web Summit will be held for the second time in Lisbon, starting November 6 through November 9. The event will open with remarks ...
"We are scheduling the next meeting of the joint commission on economic affairs between Turkey and Portugal to take place in Lisbon at the beginning of next ...
Beforehand, the newspaper claims, Grande had been in Lisbon to ... and Monica Belucci to invest in real estate in the Portuguese capital.
According to reports the man had arrived at Lisbon on a flight from South America and was carrying a large quantity of drugs inside him.
Another fire near the northern village of Mealhada forced the closure of a 30-kilometre (18-mile) stretch of the A1 highway linking Lisbon and ...
Portugal's governing socialist party pledged on Wednesday to find a "balanced solution" after a bill that would have banned the future ...
The Associated Press news agency reported the crash killed a 50-year-old man and an 8-year-old girl at Sao Joao beach on Portugal's Costa ...
Portugal's second-city, Porto, is giving the capital a run for its money as the .... In Lisbon, the best known is Alfama, spiritual home of Portugal's ...
This is a dynamic time for Lisbon, with a seemingly unstoppable wave of new hotels, restaurants, and museums opening between the rambling ...
(CNN) On a sun-drenched morning the streets of Lisbon's Santos neighborhood echo with the metallic sounds of construction. Nets and ...
A backpack containing a large amount of cash has been returned to a German tourist on holiday in Portugal after it was found on the Lisbon Metro. police return cash-filled backpack found on Lisbon Metro to German tourist. PSP officers found the satchel ...
According to Savills World student Housing Report 2016/17 the PBSA sector in mainland Europe is growing significantly. It highlights that 'for a globally mobile student population, secure, well managed, quality accommodation from a trusted provider has ...
If you have only a week, you can soak up a lot of Portugal's richness simply by splitting your time between Lisbon and Porto, making two brief detours to the lovely villages of Sintra and Obidos while you're traveling between the country's two biggest ...
So Lisbon dropped 1 place and it's headlines ... but nowhere does it mention Portugal's rank as a country. Why focus on the negative and not mention we are the 8th on the global list for quality of living ?
Like the vibrant urban art reviving tired facades around Lisbon, modern Portuguese cuisine is injecting new flavors and twists into the nation's classic dishes.
A model presents a creation by designer Christophe Sauvat, as part of his Fall/Winter 2017/18 collection during Lisbon Fashion Week, Portugal, March 13, 2017. - Reuters pic. A model presents a creation by designer Duarte, as part of her Fall/Winter ...
The Portuguese government has reportedly asked national airport management company ANA for its formal opinion on the name-change of Funchal airport in Madeira, to Cristiano Ronaldo Airport, in honour of one of the island's most famous sons.
A group of six Algerians were detained at the airport after trying to escape from a moving aircraft, and were to be expelled from Portugal without facing trial. The six were arrested after trying to open the emergency exit of an aircraft that was in ...
Portuguese metallers MOONSPELL have set "1755" as the title of their Portuguese-language album about the 1755 Lisbon earthquake, also known as the Great Lisbon earthquake, which occurred in the Kingdom of Portugal. In combination with subsequent ...
... Portugal this Monday · West Cliffs links set to open in Portugal · Massive waves batter the Azores · Merriment floods streets as country Carnivals · Average property prices on the up in Portugal · Lisbon landslide forces evacuation of 65 people ...
Undocumented American surfer "detained like a criminal" at Lisbon airport https://t.co/6HuGdxhc5M. twitter icon. @PortugalNews7723 Feb Portugal's Foreign Minister in the UK to discuss Brexit https://t.co/B1Wp852Trf. twitter icon. @PortugalNews7723 Feb
(JTA) - Two municipalities in Portugal opened museums about their Jewish heritage amid protests by residents of the capital Lisbon against the ongoing construction of a third and larger one. In the northeastern city of Braganca, the municipality last ...
Alfama is the oldest part of Lisbon, having survived the capital's devastating 18th-century earthquake. Its Moorish origins are visible in its maze of narrow alleyways and fountain-filled, cobbled squares.
With historic charm, picture-postcard scenery, vibrant nightlife and golden beaches, Lisbon has everything you could want from a city break.
Undocumented American surfer "detained like a criminal" at Lisbon airport https://t.co/6HuGdxhc5M. twitter icon. @PortugalNews7723 Feb Portugal's Foreign Minister in the UK to discuss Brexit https://t.co/B1Wp852Trf. twitter icon. @PortugalNews7723 Feb


 

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