The Alternative Side of Lisbon

The Alternative Side of Lisbon

“Alternative”, a word used to describe something out of the ordinary and usually the complete opposite of traditional. We associate it with fashion, music, places and even people. Many times I get ask what is my favorite type of music and even though I like most things, I often reply alternative or indie. I guess … Continue reading “The Alternative Side of Lisbon”

Saint Martin’s Summer in Lisbon

Saint Martin’s Summer in Lisbon

“It’s Saint Martin’s Summer” I uttered when my boyfriend asked why the weather in Lisbon suddenly got sunny again. Many believe the legend that on a cold rainy day Martin, son of a Roman emperor, was riding his horse when he saw a beggar on the streets with nothing to protect him from the cold. … Continue reading “Saint Martin’s Summer in Lisbon”