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Trendy downtown Lisbon boutique hotel– Internacional Design Hotel

The Internacional design hotel is housed in a building with classic architecture that gives it regal appearance. It’s trendy and modern from the inside out. Calling itself a design hotel, I was looking forward to seeing the décor of my room. I was not disappointed. The Internacional design hotel has four distinct room concepts— urban, tribe, zen, and pop. I Continue Reading »

Sports and leisure activities in Lisbon

For all those who travel to Lisbon who would like to enjoy watching or practicing sports, games or leisure activities, here are a few ideas of what one can do to entertain oneself during a visit to the beautiful Portuguese capital. Lisbon is a city that has many activities for all those who wish to Continue Reading »

The 5 Best Clubs in Lisbon, Portugal

There’s nothing quite like a summer in Europe, the sun is shining, the swimwear is out on display and people’s cash is burning a whole in their skimpy little pockets. This is when backpackers need to be careful, because that monthly budget suddenly becomes a weekly one! But you know what? Don’t worry about it, Continue Reading »

Portugal named cheapest place to eat in Europe

With the unstable financial situation of the UK unlikely to improve anytime soon, budgets are certain to be the main priority for holidaying Brits. For this reason, Portugal is expected to remain one of the most popular destinations, having recently been named the cheapest place to eat in Europe. According to the Post Office Holiday Continue Reading »

Walking around Portugal

If you are not an architect or architecture geek and/or student you may not know much about contemporary Portuguese architecture as it doesn’t enjoy as much fame as superstar Spanish or British architecture by Santiago Calatrava, Richard  Rogers or Zaha Hadid.  However this country has given birth to one of the greatest talents of contemporary Continue Reading »

5 Awesome Places to Visit in Portugal

If we can get over our mutual hatred for Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal can be a great place to visit on your trip to Europe. It has managed to create a reputation for itself as a boozey, lads holiday type of place but there’s a whole other side to Portugal waiting for us to explore. So Continue Reading »