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things to do lisbon

  • Language Blog

    What is the story behind the Pastel de Nata?

    The Portuguese pastel de nata is iconic. But do you know the extent the original chefs go to, to keep the recipe secret? In my latest YouTube video, pastry chef Brenda Grácio of the Lisbon Cooking Academy tells me the whole story behind Portugal’s famous custard tart, as well as where to find the best ones in Lisbon. Subtitles are available in English for beginners, or you can click settings and switch to Portuguese legendas if you are more advanced and want…

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  • Lisbon / Travel Tips

    50 (Alternative) Things to Do in Lisbon

    I get it – you’re done with tourist traps like the 28 tram and Time Out market. You want to get under the skin of this awesome city and experience the many amazing things it has to offer besides…