What’s up Lisboa #99

Olá ! This week-end Lisbon promisses to be sunny, so what's better than a nice program to enjoy it ? Music, exhibitions, craft, creations and street art will accompany you for this 99th edition of What's up Lisboa ! Have fun and enjoy ! (Click on the picture to go the event page) Esmeralda #1 … Continue reading What’s up Lisboa #99

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What’s up Lisboa #97

Hi street-art lovers ! Prepare your best fancy dresses, train your samba dance-steps and make a nice caipirinha: it's Carnival ! Sun, happiness and good music are here to make your week-end nice and give you the impression of being on holidays. Let's see what events we found for you to make you enjoy every … Continue reading What’s up Lisboa #97

MUSEUM QUEST | The Coach Museum – Part 2

After talking about the highlights of the collection and the controverse building of the National Coach Museum in Part 1 - A Clash of Styles it is time to explore Portuguese history. Assassinations and revolutions, earthquakes and royal weddings. This museum doesn't just have incredible carriages to show, but some amazing stories to tell. Oh, and did I … Continue reading MUSEUM QUEST | The Coach Museum – Part 2

MUSEUM QUEST | The Coach Museum – Part 1

What do Queen Elizabeth II, controversial architecture and Portuguese history have in common? Right! The National Coach Museum in Belem. Housed in a contemporary concrete building I found the most incredible coaches. No wonder this contrast fueled heated discussions around Lisbon! That aside, however, the museum was a place of awe while so closely linked … Continue reading MUSEUM QUEST | The Coach Museum – Part 1

MUSEUM QUEST | Museum of Theatre – Randomly mediocre

Far away from the tourist tracks, set in a beautiful park, quiet and lovely, I found the National Museum of Theatre and Dance. Some funny sculptures welcomed be outside. I couldn't place the anywhere but that didn't matter. My mood mood was great and I was eager to go inside and discover the museum. But … Continue reading MUSEUM QUEST | Museum of Theatre – Randomly mediocre

MUSEUM QUEST |Sao Vicent de Fora – A new perspective

The Monastery Sao Vicente de Fora in Graca was yet another place that exceeded my expectations by far! Instead of an overload of religious information I got to see Lisbon from a different view. The actually stunning part of this place was the building itself. It's architecture and the view from the roof, of course! … Continue reading MUSEUM QUEST |Sao Vicent de Fora – A new perspective