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A look back at my stay in Lisbon and Sesimbra

Even for a short stay in the off-season, Lisbon and the surrounding area is always a pleasant destination to return to. A look back at the ten days I spent in Lisbon and Sesimbra. You'll find all the articles about this...

TAP business class between Lisbon and Paris on A330Neo: beautiful aircraft and catastrophic customer service

I don't know what to remember about this TAP flight: the fact that I flew an A330Neo, which is a real pleasure for a medium-haul flight, or the airline's catastrophic customer service, which made me pay for its own...

TAP Premium Lounge Lisbon: you call this a renovation?

TAP's Premium Lounge in Lisbon has the merit of existing, but remains as unpleasant as ever at peak times. We're still trying to find out what its recent renovation has changed. All good things must come to an end, so...

Restaurant Espadarte in Sesimbra: bland and ordinary

A beachfront restaurant in Sesimbra, Espadarte offers dishes whose visual quality is matched only by their blandness, as well as that of the property as a whole. For this second dinner in Sesimbra and delighted by my experience at...

Restaurant O Batel in Sesimbra: an excellent Mediterranean restaurant by the sea

O Batel is a very good and friendly restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine by the beach in Sesimbra. Good food, warm atmosphere and pleasant service. Although I found the cuisine at the Four Points Sesimbra to be more than adequate, going...

Four Points by Sheraton Sesimbra: simple but very pretty by the sea

The Four Points by Sheraton Sesimbra is a very pleasant hotel, like new, close to the seafront in Sesimbra. Simple, very pleasant and moderately priced, the staff are also very pleasant. While I spent two consecutive weekends in Lisbon, I...

Lisbon day #2: Belem and beyond

You can't visit Lisbon without going to Belém, where you'll find buildings not to be missed, great walks and a very interesting museum. For this second day, after visiting the city center the day before, I headed for Belém....

Lisbon day #1: The city center

For this first day of sightseeing in Lisbon, I'm proposing a fairly full itinerary, which you can spread over two days if you don't know the city at all, or if you want to take your time and stroll...

Restaurant Nomada Lisbon: nice but expensive for what it is

Nomada in Lisbon is a good Japanese fusion restaurant. Affordable at first glance, the bill can quickly rise if you've got a bit of an appetite. Initially, this dinner wasn't on my agenda, as I should have been back in...