Portugal’s capital Lisbon is becoming the most colorful and loved cities being also the popular tourist destination. A travel tour around Lisbon will be truly unforgettable. Thus we come up with some bucket list destinations
- 1. Joining the Great Pasteis de Nata Debate
Pasteis de Belem has been making Pasteis de nata, the most famous cake for 180 years. Best way to figure out that is to attend the debate on Aloma, Manteigaria and Cristal along with the above mentioned where the cake is made.
- 2. Experiencing Portuguese Melancholy at a Fado Show
Fado is a style of traditional Portuguese folk music. The lyrics offer about the dead family members, lost love etc. Alfama and the Bairro Alto gather the most people in Lisbon for the performance.
- 3. Try Your Hand at Speaking Portuguese
Trip to Portugal is not complete without trying to utter the country language. Portuguese hears like Russian when spoken. Try out the good-old fashioned phrasebook.
- 4. Experience a Tram Journey
To go to a place or to reach a destination inside the city an iconic rickety tram is the best way. The tram 15 goes to and from Belem. Try to avoid the tram 28 as it is not safe and a crammed busy spot.
- 5. Having Steak Sandwich a for Breakfast
There is a very unusual tradition in Lisbon which is to have prego (steak sandwich) covered in squeaky mustard as a dessert after full seafood dinner filled with lobster, crab and tiger prawns at Marisqueira.
- 6. Trip to Palavra de Viajante
It is a small boutique bookshop which specializes in travel books to buy both fiction and non-fiction.
- 7. Knockback caipirinhas in Bairro Alto
This place is collected by small and narrow streets at the top of a hill where drinks are served in cups to enjoy the outer view.
- 8. LX Factory
As a collection of factory LX Factory has turned into a hotspot with full of restaurants, bars and boutique stores.
- 9. Watching the sunset from a roof of a car park
Watching the sun go down in Park Bar is out of the world. Also sunset from quirky bar located on top of the multi storied car park is a wonder.
- 10. Experiencing the best views at Lisbon’s many Miradouros
In Lisbon there are many cities which are notified as miradouros which means view of gold. Miradouro das Portas do Sol and Miradouro da Senhora do Monte have earned recognition.