21 September, 2020       LISBON - MAX. A blend of sun and cloudsº, MIN. 04º

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Folders  |  Food (shopping)
  • Wines : the 2008 Oscars
    On 13 February, in Santarem, "Revista de Vinhos" magazine awarded its prizes for 2008.
  • Turkish delight and baklava in Lisbon!
    A young Portuguese-Egyptian couple has recently opened an Arabic cake shop close to Estrela, specialising in Turkish delight and baklava. Susana and Said are not at their first attempt: they already opened a highly-successful shop in Berlin and then decided to come and settle in Lisbon.
  • Cup of Tea?
    In historical documents tea was first mentioned around 2700 BC. The story goes that when the emperor of China, Shen Nung, was sitting under a tree, some leaves blew into his boiling water. He was fascinated by the result and for centuries since tea has been drunk as a healthy drink.
  • Shopping for food in Lisbon
    Twenty years ago, when Portugal joined the European Union there were no big hypermarkets or department stores. Meanwhile the food distribution panorama has radically changed. We have witnessed the appearance of hyper and supermarkets, as well as multi-department stores.
Out of the following buildings, which do you think best symbolises Lisbon?
Belém tower
Mosteiro dos Jerónimos
25th April bridge
Praça do Comércio (square)
S. Jorge Castle
Rossio Station
Cathedral (Sé)
Free water aqueduct
Monument to discoveries
Santa Justa elevator
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