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An Eagles fan relays his experience in Lisbon on Superbowl night https://t.co/oFu4t02IVU. twitter icon. @PortugalNews7722 Jan Touch rugby starts in the Algarve https://t.co/x2UuG1qNhr. twitter icon. @PortugalNews7715 Jan Southern Portugal rattled by 4.9 earthquake https://t.co/AeKIDSte7s. twitter icon.
Lisbon, Portugal - In a statement, the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction said that the study looked at samples from waste water in 60 cities in 19 European countries, as a way of assessing levels of drug consumption in them. Lisbon, Porto and Almada were the Portuguese cities included in the study, ...

Last year around 50,000 people turned up for the world's largest tech conference, when it was held in Portugal's capital. This year Lisbon expects to welcome more than 70,000 attendees, when the conference takes place from 5th to 8th November. Among them will be more than 1,200 speakers, over 2,600 ...
With its position at the mouth of the Tagus River just before it meets the vast Atlantic Ocean, it's little surprise Lisbon excels at fresh seafood. But Lisbon's chefs are multitalented - this city has delicious Portuguese dishes, cheese and wine for every budget, not to mention the world-famous pasteis de nata ...
Making good on a promise he had made a month before during an official audience at his residence, the President of the Republic of Portugal Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa visited Central Lisbon Seventh-day Adventist Church on Saturday, March 3, 2018. Just before the special Sabbath morning service at the ...

EAT Restaurante A Cacoila, in Oeiras, is a typical Portuguese restaurant with a long history of simple yet tasty food. Ask for the Secreto, a super-juicy grilled steak from the famous Iberian black pig. DRINK I like Time Out Bar, at the Time Out Market Lisbon: check out their selection of Portuguese red wine.
In Alicia Vikander's March Vogue cover story, the Oscar-winning actress reveals that she and her new husband, Michael Fassbender, have decided to settle down in Lisbon, Portugal. While both actors will inevitably spend months on the road, it seems a fitting middle ground, given Vikander grew up in ...
Lisbon is renowned for its picturesque architecture, incredible cuisine and warm hospitality. Plus it's (still) a relatively affordable place to travel to. There's plenty to do and lots to see, but if time is not on your side and you are not in Lisbon for long, not to worry. You'll be impressed at how much you'll see in ...
LISBON, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- schools in the Portuguese town of Arraiolos were evacuated on Monday after an earthquake registering 4.9 on the Richter scale struck the area. No injuries or major structural damage have been registered, though local media reported a sense of shock and some communities ...
LISBON, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Portugal's main opposition party, the Social Democratic party (PSD), on Saturday elected Rui Rio as their new leader. The 60-year-old former mayor of the northern port city of Porto won 54 percent of the votes in a two-way race, defeating Pedro Santana Lopes, a former mayor ...
A wood-burning stove exploded in the two-story building in the town of Tondela, around 250 kilometers (150 miles) north of the Portuguese capital of Lisbon, local mayor Jose Gomes Jesus told reporters. Civil Protection Agency commander Paulo Santos told local radio station TSF that at least 50 people ...
The Douro and Alentejo are probably the first wine areas that spring to mind when it comes to Portugal, but the products of the Lisbon area have many virtues to recommend them, writes Rupert Millar.
We take a look at the trendy, tried, and true destinations for Kiwi travellers in 2018. Today, Trupti Biradar explores Lisbon. A mournful tenor cuts through the brisk spring air as we wander the cobbled, winding streets of Bairro Alto. It's followed by the distinct timbre and trill of a Portuguese guitar. We strain our ...
Mercedes' stunning new campaign features Lisbon as a backdrop, and showcases the new GLC, which has become one of the car-makers most ... filmed in Lisbon, not only highlights some of the city's main sights, like the iconic 25 April Bridge, but also features Portuguese Actors as protagonists."
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 ...


 

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