Late night snacks

Mc Donalds (Restauradores, Saldanha) In front of Urban Beach Buddha sushi Chouriso guys

Where to go for fitness!

Where and how to set up portuguese account in Lisbon

If you want to join fitness, you might need a card. Portuguese card.

Public transport in Lisbon – full guide with useful hints

How to get to the beaches from Lisbon

Where to wash your clothes in Lisbon

Where to get cheap but nice haircut in Lisbon

Erasmus students

Where to buy used stuff?

Online – Offline – cash machine

Shopping in Lisbon – become an expert!

Supermarkets, street markets or big shopping galleries? Here’s where you can go in Lisbon, what to buy there and why! (yes, IKEA and Primark directions included…)

Ascensor da Bica in Lisbon

✓ Observe the Ascensor da Bica going up the hill

Two typical funiculars passing one another in a steep hill – that is what you can expect from this charming narrow street with a river view.


✓ Surf at Costa da Caparica

No experience or any surfing equipment needed, just come to the beach and try. You will definitely love it!


✓ Visit the Palácio Nacional de Queluz and its sunny gardens

„Que luz!“ („What a light!“) allegedly praised the palace Queen Mary I. being astonished by its brightness. Well, at least according to my guide book… :)

View at lighthouse with ocean at Cabo da Roca

✓ Hike along the amazing coastline at Cabo da Roca

The most western point of Europe is worth visiting not just because its geography significance – enjoy the breathtaking views from steep paths high above the sea!

Closer look at Vasco da Gama Bridge in Lisbon

✓ Take closer look at the Ponte Vasco da Gama

Did you know that full length of Vasco da Gama Bridge in Lisbon is incredible 17 kilometres, which makes it the longest bridge in Europe?

Elevador de Santa Justa (Santa Justa Elevator)

✓ Access the top of the Elevador de Santa Justa (without waiting!)

The Santa Justa Elevator offers one of the nicest views over Lisbon – and using a simple trick,  you can save a lot of time and money!

Tower of Belém (Torre de Belém)

✓ Take a walk to the majestic Torre de Belém

After a 15 minute stroll from the Belém Monastery, you can reach one of the most iconic Lisbon attractions – the Tower of Belém.

Taste the anonas! (custard apple)

✓ Taste the anonas (custard apple)

Unless you ever visited Central America or Southeast Asia, you probably dont know this delicious fruit. Try it in Portugal!


✓ Visit the church with special charm and history

Entering Igreja de São Domingos brings you to a space different from what you would expect. And there is a story behind. More of them actually.


✓ Follow traces of Bordallo II

Amazing sculptures made of trash by street artist Bordallo II are spread on many places around Lisbon. How many can you find?


✓ Relax with a book at Miradouro de Santa Luzia

Azulejos, blossoming flowers, blue sky and sometimes even music performers… The atmosphere at this view point is just perfect.

Dragon decorated stick from the collection of Museu Calouste Gulbenkian

✓ See the treasures of Calouste Gulbenkian Museum

Art masterpieces from different times of human history creating a wonderful collection presented in a nice setting – thats the Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.


✓ Get to know the stories behind famous modern art

Do you want to see work of Picasso, Mondrian or Dalí for free? Berardo Collection is a museum which  gives you the chance any time you come around!


✓ Have a look into Lisbon underground

Opening only for a few days a year, underground Galerias Romanas are trully hidden attraction of Lisbon. Here is how to get inside!

Dolphins in the Lisbon Zoo

✓ See the popular feeding shows at Jardim Zoológico

Having a free afternoon? Take a friend and plan your visit of the Lisbon Zoo – nice shows, beautiful animals and a cable car are waiting for you!

Gulbenkian Park in Lisbon during sunny day

✓ Take your lunch box to the Gulbenkian Park

Having a lunch break in this nice garden is such a relaxing activity that soon after the first try,  you will find yourself heading to this place again.