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The LX Factory in Lisbon, Portugal

The LX Factory is a converted industrial space in Lisbon.  It was originally built in the 19th century as a manufacturing hub. At some point, the space went vacant.  Then the city abandoned it for decades. In 2012 LX Factory re-opened into a renovated, urban open air space.  They...

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Limited Production Portuguese Wines

It can be challenging to find limited production Portuguese wines.  However many wine bars in Lisbon, Portugal showcase a variety of them.  This is why its so wonderful to explore these traditional wine bars. And there are many to choose from in the city. Vestigius Wine...

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Flavorful Portuguese Cuisine at Cantihno Do Avillez

Discover flavorful Portuguese Cuisine in Lisbon, Portugal.  I recommend Cantinho Do Avillez for its array of robust and beautiful dishes.  The menu reflects the full spectrum of Portuguese cuisine.   [caption id="attachment_43315" align="alignnone" width="800"] Welcome to Cantinho Do Avillez in Lisbon[/caption] Some Flavorful Portuguese Cuisine at Cantinho Do...

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Day Trip to Cascais, Portugal

If you are visiting Lisbon, it is easy to take a day trip to Cascais.  This charming beach town is located approximately 30 minutes outside of the capital city.  It's a scenic coastal town that has a nice mix of beaches, restaurants, shops, as well...

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Port Wine Tasting in Porto Portugal

Do you enjoy drinking port wine?  If so, I highly recommend a visit to Porto, Portugal.  You can find wine cellars throughout the city for port wine tasting.  Plus the city is off the beaten path of Portugal's tourist destinations.  It is authentic and non-commercial.   Grahams...

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