Planning to visit Lisbon soon? Here is all you need to know for the perfect weekend in Europe’s most exciting destination.
+ A beautiful city, blessed with almost 1000 years of inspirational, influential and interesting history.
+ A party city, teeming with ever-more rooftop bars, cutting-edge nightspots, and world-famous events.
+ A vibrant city, with a design-forward and modern-thinking young generation , yet unafraid to draw on their roots.
+ A relaxing city, with dozens of pristine golden beaches, luxurious spa resorts, and country retreats within a few miles.
+ An appetising city, with a thriving foodie scene, that easily combines traditional cuisine with innovation.
So, for whatever reason you’re thinking of visiting Portugal, one thing is sure – Lisbon, the capital, is unmissable. To give you a good idea of what you should be doing on your weekend break in Lisbon, we’ve put together a Lisbon weekend guide, full with all the must-dos, plus a few extra tips if you want to mix it up a little and a quick language guide at the end.