The Museum of Portuguese Decorative Arts
The Museum of Portuguese Decorative Arts
The Tragic Earthquake of 1755
The Tragic Earthquake of 1755
Historic Cemeteries: Eerie Places or Open-Air Museums?
Historic Cemeteries: Eerie Places or Open-Air Museums?
The Artivist Bordalo II in Lisbon
The Artivist Bordalo II in Lisbon

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A Brief History of Tagus Estuary Boats: illustrated postcards

A Brief History of Tagus Estuary Boats

In this article, the collector Luís Bayó Veiga takes us through a vivid and captivating history of Tagus estuary boats...
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The Colours of the Portuguese Pavement in Lisbon - Rua Lopes de Mendonça

The Colours of the Portuguese Pavement in Lisbon

The colours of the Portuguese pavement are mostly black and white. However there’s one coloured that deserves a closer look…
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Lisbon of Spies - Hotel Avenida seen from Rossio

Lisbon of Spies – Intrigue and Glamor in World War II

Marisa Filipe, historian, passionate about 20th century espionage, tells us about the Lisbon of spies and the places where intriguing stories took place…
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getLISBON invites

In this series, other authors from different areas are challenged to publish their work, always with the city of Lisbon as the main topic.

A Brief History of Tagus Estuary Boats
A Brief History of Tagus Estuary Boats

by Luís Bayó Veiga

by Luís Bayó Veiga

by Luís Bayó Veiga

Lisbon of Spies – Intrigue and Glamor in World War II
Lisbon of Spies – Intrigue and Glamor in World War II

by Marisa Filipe

by Marisa Filipe

by Marisa Filipe

Water Museum: Diving in Lisbon
Water Museum: Diving in Lisbon

by Bárbara Bruno

by Bárbara Bruno

by Bárbara Bruno

The Art Nouveau Tiles in Lisbon
The Art Nouveau Tiles in Lisbon

by António José Barros Veloso / Isabel Almasqué

by António José Barros Veloso / Isabel Almasqué

by António José Barros Veloso / Isabel Almasqué

The Name of Macau
The Name of Macau

by Ana Cristina Alves

by Ana Cristina Alves

by Ana Cristina Alves

Áurea Museum Hotel, an Archaeological Secret in Lisbon
Áurea Museum Hotel, an Archaeological Secret in Lisbon

by Raquel Policarpo e Inês Ribeiro

by Raquel Policarpo e Inês Ribeiro

by Raquel Policarpo e Inês Ribeiro

The Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre Museum
The Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre Museum

by Ana Cristina Alves

by Ana Cristina Alves

by Ana Cristina Alves

The Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre
The Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre

by Ana Cristina Alves

by Ana Cristina Alves

by Ana Cristina Alves

Ajuda Cemetery, the Third Historic Cemetery of Lisbon
Ajuda Cemetery, the Third Historic Cemetery of Lisbon

by Ema Câmara

by Ema Câmara

by Ema Câmara

Liszt in Lisbon, in the Midst of Lisztomania
Liszt in Lisbon, in the Midst of Lisztomania

by Luís Lopes

by Luís Lopes

by Luís Lopes

The Area of Cais do Sodré: Origin and Experiences
The Area of Cais do Sodré: Origin and Experiences

by Luís Bayó Veiga

by Luís Bayó Veiga

by Luís Bayó Veiga

The Colours of the Portuguese Pavement in Lisbon

DISCOVERING

The Colours of the Portuguese Pavement in Lisbon

The colours of the Portuguese pavement are determined by the stones used in its compositions, which are mostly black and white. There are also coloured Portuguese pavements, ...

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October 21, 2022

The Fado Song Velha Tendinha

HISTORY

The Fado Song Velha Tendinha

Today we’re going to explore the fado song Velha Tendinha that drops hints about the population of Lisbon and its experiences that are worth observing.

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June 30, 2021

Visiting Cacilhas: Land of Workers, Donkey Rides and Gastronomy

TAGUS RIVER

Visiting Cacilhas: Land of Workers, Donkey Rides and Gastronomy

This time we’re visiting Cacilhas. Today’s programme includes the Tagus river, breathtaking views of the city of Lisbon, culture and gastronomy.

When it’s warmer, ...

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June 19, 2019

The Urban Artist MOAMI, Inspiring Dreams

PERSONALITIES

The Urban Artist MOAMI, Inspiring Dreams

It was at Casa da Cultura de Sacavém that urban artist MOAMI told us about her journey, her art and also her mural created for Loures Arte Pública 2021 (public art festival), ...

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July 28, 2021

The Procession of Our Lady of Health in Lisbon

EVENTS

The Procession of Our Lady of Health in Lisbon

The Procession of Our Lady of Health is a centuries-old tradition in gratitude for the end of a terrible plague that devastated Lisbon in the 16th century.

This year, ...

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June 3, 2020

Tendinha Tavern, an Old Eatery in the Modern Lisbon

GASTRONOMY

Tendinha Tavern, an Old Eatery in the Modern Lisbon

Tendinha Tavern must be the only commercial establishment that claims to be younger than it actually is. Why they do this we don’t know but we’ll reveal many other curious facts ...

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June 16, 2021

Coffee Roaster Flor da Selva

SHOPPING

Coffee Roaster Flor da Selva

The coffee roaster Flor da Selva is the historic industrial space that we invite you to get to know today. Let yourself immerse in its intense and perfumed aroma.

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January 13, 2021

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Lisbon in Us

It’s a series where we share first-person stories. Here the common denominator is the city and its human heritage.

Lisbon in Us by Cathy Douzil
Lisbon in Us by Cathy Douzil
Lisbon in Us by Marilia Varella
Lisbon in Us by Marilia Varella
Lisbon in Us by Itamar De Grandi
Lisbon in Us by Itamar De Grandi
Lisbon in Us by Raquel Santos
Lisbon in Us by Raquel Santos
Lisbon in Us by Eileen McDonough
Lisbon in Us by Eileen McDonough
Lisbon in Us by Monika Wtulich
Lisbon in Us by Monika Wtulich
Lisbon in Us by Rosa Simão
Lisbon in Us by Rosa Simão
Lisbon in Us by António Valdemar Oliveira
Lisbon in Us by António Valdemar Oliveira
Lisbon in Us by Célia Pilão
Lisbon in Us by Célia Pilão
Lisbon in Us by Luísa Coelho
Lisbon in Us by Luísa Coelho
Lisbon in Us by Guilherme Pereira
Lisbon in Us by Guilherme Pereira
Lisbon in Us by Manuela Henriques
Lisbon in Us by Manuela Henriques
Lisbon in Us by Isa Silva
Lisbon in Us by Isa Silva
Lisbon in Us by Miguel Abreu
Lisbon in Us by Miguel Abreu
Lisbon in Us by Pedro Vaz
Lisbon in Us by Pedro Vaz
Lisbon in Us by Ryoko Inamura
Lisbon in Us by Ryoko Inamura
Lisbon in Us by Agnaldo Lima
Lisbon in Us by Agnaldo Lima
Lisbon in Us by Cláudia Andrade
Lisbon in Us by Cláudia Andrade
Lisbon in Us by Luís Lopes
Lisbon in Us by Luís Lopes
Lisbon in Us by MOAMI
Lisbon in Us by MOAMI
Lisbon in Us by Luís Bayó Veiga
Lisbon in Us by Luís Bayó Veiga
Lisbon in Us by Evanne Schmarder
Lisbon in Us by Evanne Schmarder
Lisbon in Us by Alexis Passechnikoff
Lisbon in Us by Alexis Passechnikoff
Lisbon in Us by Rui Martins
Lisbon in Us by Rui Martins
Lisbon in Us by Gracinda Gomes
Lisbon in Us by Gracinda Gomes
Lisbon in Us by Teresa Mouro
Lisbon in Us by Teresa Mouro
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