Discovering The Best of Belém, Lisbon

Before I visited Lisbon, I heard the name ‘Belém’ pop up around in many conversations. Knowingly it was one of the districts of Lisbon, but there was so much buzz around this one particular district. The district is located right next to the water, so you have beautiful views across the river to Alfama and some of the best seafood…
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Exploring Sintra and Cascais, Portugal

When I was planning my trip to Lisbon, I had millions of things I wanted to do. Visiting Sintra and Cascais were definitely near the top of that list. Sintra and Cascais are nearby towns of the capital that have a lot of unique character and true Portuguese culture. My friend who I studied with at university with and initially tried…
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Experiencing Portuguese Michelin Dining At ALMA

I had heard so many great things about the Portuguese food scene before travelling to Lisbon. From the little cafes to the finest Michelin starred restaurants, there is something so inviting and unique about the restaurants of the Portuguese capital. However, I feel like it is often overlooked for its offerings when overshadowed by nearby countries such as Italy, Spain and France.…
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Universal Stay At InterContinental Lisbon

Leaving the Four Seasons, we only had to pop across the road to neighbouring hotel, InterContinental Lisbon. The InterContinental is a hotel brand I know well and have worked with quite closely over the past year, so it was great to experience it in a different city. Having left the Four Seasons quite early, ready to head over to the nearby…
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