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  • Long Weekend in Lisbon

    For an affordable, blissful European retreat, look no further than the sun-drenched, coastal city of Lisbon.

    Posted by Adam Erace on July 15, 2014 at 12:00:00 PM EDT in Trip Ideas Tagged: Portugal, Long Weekend, Itinerary, Trip Ideas
  • What to Pack: Lisbon

    Lisbon is one of the coolest European capitals. And it's largely underrated with rich, historical landmarks next to great cafes and restaurants. Pack up to discover your new favorite city break.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on October 07, 2013 at 1:51:58 PM EDT in Style
  • Modern Memmo Alfama Hotel Opens in Lisbon

    A sleek, new hotel has arrived in Lisbon's oldest neighborhood, Alfama. With leisurely check-ins, communal dining, and a book library to borrow from, it redefines the classic hotel concept.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on September 24, 2013 at 8:57:27 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • 8 Reasons to Go to Portugal Now

    There are many more than just eight reasons to visit Portugal at any given time, but with a sweep of recent new openings (from hotels to parks and walking trails), now is really the time to go. Here's why.

    Posted by Anja Mutic on March 11, 2013 at 11:15:33 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Where to Go This Winter

    As the temperatures start to drop, our minds wander to winter escapes—whether that means hitting the slopes, the sand, or the city. Here are our expert picks for where to head this winter.

    Posted by Blane Bachelor on November 05, 2012 at 12:22:04 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Sleek Mercy Hotel Debuts in Lisbon

    Portugal is so hot right now. With an increase in visitors, the country is riding a wave of new hotel openings in the last year alone. Add to those, the Mercy Hotel set to debut in Lisbon next month.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on August 23, 2012 at 11:25:48 AM EDT in Hotels, News
  • River Cruise Lines Add New Portugal Trips on the Douro

    River cruising in Portugal's Douro River Valley—a delightful region comprised of old-world villages and vineyard-coated countryside—is booming, with next year's cruise calendar ramping up its offerings, courtesy of three major river cruse lines. AmaWaterways is debuting a duo of fresh itineraries and a new vessel; Viking River Cruises is making their first-ever foray into Portugal; and Portugal river cruise pioneer Uniworld is ensuring its firm foothold in the region with a shiny new ship.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 29, 2012 at 5:59:41 PM EST in Cruises, News