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Palácio Belmonte in Lisbon holds a wealth of understated surprises

Leave it to the Americans to wake up everyone in the hotel.<p>Our flight to Lisbon, Portugal, had arrived an hour ahead of schedule, and then we made it …

European Travel

Make New Orleans-Style Beignets and Celebrate Mardi Gras Wherever You Are

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Sift together the flour, cocoa powder, yeast, sugar, and salt in a medium bowl. (I do this by setting a fine-mesh sieve into the …

Mardi Gras

Guesthouse Quinta Colina by Shiadu, Lisbon, Portugal

All the package was nice, the welcoming, the room, the breakfast and the price<p>Karine, France<p>Breakfast was good. The bed was comfortable, the shower great , everything clean.<p>Mary, Portugal<p>The 2 guys at the reception desk were very helpful and wonderful. The housekeeper was also very nice and helpful. Great experience.<p>Margaret, United States of America<p>The breadwas soft the cheese was soft the crossants were nice and flakey the bed was very comfortable and the view from the penthouse was …

European Travel

Portuguese lesson: how to order an espresso

You can order an espresso by saying: “Um espresso, por favor. “ (<i>oom espresso poer faevoer</i>). “Um” means “one,” and “por favor” means “please.” This …

8 Foods You Must Eat When You’re in Portugal

If you're in to food, and trying all different kinds of things, Portugal needs to be next on your trip list.<p>While they hold tight to their …

Espresso

10 Amazing Things to Do in Lisbon for Free

If you didn’t already know, everyone is obsessed with Lisbon right now, and if it’s not already on your summer to do list, it will be after you read …

Planetware's 20 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Lisbon

Paul Bernhard's list of the 20 most rated attractions for Planetware is the best we have seen. If you read this you don't need a guidebook. The only …

21 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Lisbon

Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, is one of Europe's most beautiful and cosmopolitan cities. Set over a series of hills near the mouth of the River …

Portugal food: A guide to Europe's best-kept secret | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Portuguese cuisine rarely travels well. The cooking of mainland Europe's westernmost country is deeply rooted in the freshest local ingredients.<p>Superlative seafood, sun-ripened fruit, lamb raised on flower-speckled meadows, free-range pigs gorging on acorns beneath oak forests. Without …

European Travel

31 reasons why we should all be living in Lisbon right now

1. It basks in Europe's greatest climate<p>(xlibber/Flickr Commons)<p>More sunshine than Madrid, Rome or Athens — yet while they all sweat through the Mediterranean summer, there's usually a breeze blowing off the Atlantic to give Lisbon natural air-conditioning.<p>2. Cervejaria Ramiro is so, so, so …

small batch tiramisu

Please tell me this doesn’t just happen to me: You know when you love a dish so much, you don’t even want to risk ordering it when you’re out because …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Best Ways to Explore Madrid

With its fabulous museums, vibrant nightlife, and ever-evolving culinary scene, Spain’s passionate capital makes for an exhilarating city break. …

European Travel

Best Running Spots – Born to Run

Image by Raquel DiasRunning has become extremely popular in Lisbon. We’ve opted for an active lifestyle, while ditching the pricey subscriptions to …

European Travel