How to Spot a Lisbon Tourist Trap

A Lisbon tourist trap is a business usually in the tourism industry more interested in turning a quick profit than showcasing the best of the city.

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20 Years of Lisbon in 20 Memories

Lisbon and I have had a rocky relationship over the last 20 years so I thought it was appropriate to pay tribute to it with 20 memories.

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MotelX 2017 Wrap-Up, Winners, Ups, and Lows

The 11th edition of MotelX in Lisbon honored Corman and Jodoroswky and premiered Andy Muschietti’s “IT” at a sold out session.

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The Most Popular Places to See in Lisbon for Bibliophiles

Searching for a bookstore to lose track of time or want to know more about an author? Look at the most popular places to see in Lisbon for bibliophiles.

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On the Gentrification of Lisbon

My personal thoughts on the fragile balance between tourism and the local residents in Lisbon.

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Cultural Places to Visit in Europe in the Spring

What are some of the best cultural places to visit in Europe in the Spring? Check out my suggestions for your cultural trip to Europe this Spring.

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Please, DON’T Do This in Lisbon

Lisbon is growing in popularity. Lonely Planet listed the city in their Best In Travel 2017 list. But be mindful and please DON’T do this in Lisbon.

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32 Free and Paid Spots to See Lisbon from the Top

There are ups and downs (pun intended) to Lisbon being called the city of the seven hills. The upside is the chance to see the city from different angles and, most of them, for free.

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7 Books about Lisbon (That Aren’t Travel Guides)

7 must-read books about Lisbon. You’d be surprised how much a book that’s been written without any intention to guide you, can tell you about a destination.

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Interview with Liliana Gonçalves – Writer, Producer and Director of “TURP”

A cinematographer by vocation and a director by accident, Liliana Gonçalves is the writer, producer and director of the award winning short-film “TURP”.

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