Alternative Things to Do: Lisbon

Since I’m staying in these cities for longer than the average tourist I thought I’d make a little series of “off the beaten trail” recommendations.

…..and just some other recommendations too 🙂

  1. Hike to the abandoned (and super creepy) Panoramic Restaurant of Monsanto forest

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3. Go to the Couchsurfing vegan meal meet up at RDA 69


4. Take a ferry to visit the Christ statue

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5. Take a stroll from Doca de Santo Amaro to Belem

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6. Eat, drink and hang out in Martim Moniz square before taking Tram 28


7. Catch some Live Jazz on a Sunday at Café Tati


8. Wine, dine or take a circus class (!) at ChapitĂ´


9. Catch a sunset at Miradouro de Santa Catarina (or if you fancy a DJ and a cocktail, at Park)

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Restaurant: Cantinho Lusitano try the baked goat cheese in honey and rosemary!

Café: Pois Café try the chai latte and hummus!

Bar: there are many to try in Bairro Alto! the best nightlife for me was drinking a bottle of wine on one of the park benches on Avenida da Liberdade 🙂


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