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Lisbon City Guide

The Grog Guide to Lisbon I could talk about the beautiful sunsets. Or maybe the terracotta roofs. Or, perhaps, I could talk about the incredible azulejos throughout the city. But no, I’m going to talk about the sidewalks. Don’t get me wrong, all of the other aspects of Lisbon are great, but every time I

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The Best Coffee in Lisbon

The Best Coffee in Lisbon: Where to Fuel Up

Share on facebook Share on whatsapp Share on google Share on twitter Share on email With an influx tourism lately, especially Americans, there’s no surprise that the coffee in Lisbon has stepped up its game in the past few years. It’s definitely a big help while you’re trying to eat and drink your way through

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Lisbon Sights

The Best Sights in Lisbon Worth Seeing

Share on facebook Share on whatsapp Share on google Share on twitter Share on email The streets are so beautiful in Lisbon, it would be easy to just stroll through the city, awestruck for days on end. But between all the walking, eating, and drinking, there are a few good sights in Lisbon. Praça Júlio

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Visiting the Azores? Here Are 10 Things You Should Know

Table of Contents Between the plethora of natural wonders, viewpoints, and fantastic food, it’s no wonder the Azores are gaining popularity. But If you’re considering visiting the Azores (and you definitely should), there a few things you should know before you head to this Portuguese archipelago. 1. There Are Nine Islands Though all connected, there

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Spending 72 Hours in Porto, Portugal

On the last leg of my trip to Portugal, I decided to head to Porto. The only thing I’d heard about Porto is that it’s a bit sleepier than Lisbon, and of course, it’s where Port wine comes from. As I’m generally a fan of moody cities and booze, I figured Porto would be right

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Ginja in Lisbon

Ginjinha: The History of this Delightful Portuguese Liqueur

Whenever I check out a new city, I’m always on the hunt for booze that is rooted in history. We know Portugal has fantastic wine, and you’ve likely heard of Port, but what about ginjinha? Me neither, so on my last trip to Lisbon, of course I had to find it. Ginjinha, also called ginja,

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Sunset in Lisbon

72 Hours in Lisbon

I could talk about the beautiful sunsets. Or maybe the terracotta roofs. Or, perhaps, I could talk about the incredible azulejos throughout the city. But no, I’m going to talk about the sidewalks. Don’t get me wrong, all of the other aspects of Lisbon are great, but every time I reminisce about my trip to

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Where to Eat in Lisbon on Your Next Trip

Lisbon has the type beauty that captivates you. The sun setting over the terracotta roofs. The detailed tile work on the sidewalk. And, of course, the azulejo tile across the city. Though I could wax poetic about the scenery, but the real reason you’re here is to find out out where you should eat in

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Miradouro in São Miguel

Visiting the Azores: Three Days in Paradise

Every now and then you find a place that captivates you. For me, visiting the Azores last spring gave me the chance to discover paradise. As I made my way up the trail, the weather shifted. Dense fog descended; I could barely see five feet in front of me. As the fog rolled in, seemingly,

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