Lisbon holidays

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‘An uplifting experience’: readers’ favourite places in Lisbon
Hidden bars, architectural gems and brilliant restaurants and museums are among our tipsters’ highlights of this gleaming city

Guardian readers

25, Nov, 2021 @11:00 AM

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25 of the best places to stay in Portugal
The only major destination on the green list is blessed with stunning beaches, verdant scenery and superb hotels and cottages

Audrey Gillan

15, May, 2021 @7:00 AM

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10 of the best novels set in Portugal – that will take you there
From a Saramago masterpiece to Monica Ali’s rural blues, via mountains, cities and coast, bookmark this reading list for a flavour of Portugal – and its people

Oliver Balch

02, Jun, 2020 @5:30 AM

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Minha casa é sua casa: The family who turned their Lisbon home into a hotel
In a 1900s building in Lisbon, António Costa Lopes and Filipa Fortunato have created an intimate hotel that feels like a family home – because it is one

Jo Leevers

19, Jan, 2020 @10:00 AM

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'Like an old vampire woman lingering in her eternity': Lisbon – a cartoon
Lisbon has constantly reinvented itself over the centuries – though its popularity with tourists today sometimes threatens to overwhelm the city

Eduardo Côrte-Real

30, Aug, 2019 @6:00 AM

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The best of Lisbon’s new restaurants
The Portuguese capital’s food scene is one of the most exciting in Europe right now, offering a mix of the innovative and traditional cuisine at restaurants overseen by acclaimed chefs

Jane Dunford

10, May, 2018 @5:30 AM

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A local’s guide to Lisbon: 10 top tips
The Serbian-born writer picks the best places in his ‘beautiful, luminous’ adopted city for eating, shopping, walking or just hanging out and soaking up the views

Dejan Tiago-Stanković

26, Mar, 2018 @5:30 AM

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Portugal’s top 10 hidden beaches
Catch some late summer sun on Portugal’s stunning coast. The author of the new Wild Guide to the country, picks 10 beaches for adventure and solitude

Edwina Pitcher

02, Sep, 2017 @6:00 AM

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Hilly Lisbon launches electric bike share system in bid to solve congestion
Madrid has its scheme, while Muswell Hill’s never happened. Hilly cities from Rome to Rio will be watching as Lisbon starts e-bike hire

Laura Laker in Lisbon

03, Aug, 2017 @6:30 AM

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Summertime … and Lisbon’s jazz festival is free – and a great way to see the city
The Out festival sees jazz concerts (plus soul, funk and hip-hop) in city parks and at the seaside in Cascais and Estoril every weekend until the end of September

Jasmine Phull

12, Jul, 2017 @11:04 AM

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Lisbon city guide: what to see plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels
Portugal’s capital is bursting with culture and great places to eat, stay and party – and it’s the cheapest city break destination in western Europe

Sorrel Downer

08, Jul, 2017 @10:00 AM

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Great restaurants in Lisbon: readers’ tips
Lisbon is teeming with fresh (and cheap) seafood, tapas and exotic dishes from Portugal’s colonial past. But it’s not just the food – our readers are wowed by the ambience and views, too

Guardian readers

06, Jul, 2017 @11:46 AM

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