Lavra GuestHouse

Calcada de Santana 198-A, Lisbon, Estremadura, 1150-307, Portugal | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $74.00

Travel Blogs from Lisbon

Identity in Places Near and Far

A travel blog entry by santillana95


... see that even though one may identify as a Spaniard, your city of origin matters as well, if not as much as the country itself. I could go on and on about identity and how people refer to others as “Valenciano” or “Madrileņo” but that could span several pages. To disregard identity is foolish, as it is necessary in understanding how to interact with an individual and how a group of people may or may not act. ...

The Home of the Artist King Don Fernando II

A travel blog entry by forsterb


... mixture of a number of different styles but certainly very heavy on the Moorish influences. The grounds itself, while originally barren at the time of construction now has some eighty-five hectares of exceptional geological/trees/shrubs and plants from all over the world. The pictures just don’t do this place justice.

From Sintra we headed to Cascais (pronounced Cas-ki) and drove along Tagus River. Cascais is a small town west of Lisbon situated like ...

The 100ft wave

A travel blog entry by luv2srff


... all of Portugal. We got it at around 6-8ft. It was our one decent surf of the trip. We both had a lot of fun....until it came time to paddle in. I was told that Coxos is a tough place to get in and out of. It was high tide when we tried to get in. The beach is in front of this huge cliff and is lined with massive boulders. Getting in at low tide isn't usually too difficult but at high tide the water line goes right up to these boulders and then ...

First full day in exciting Lisbon!

A travel blog entry by wojtas-kolinski


... group of foreigners to make conversation and branch out and inquired where they were from, one of the guys responded wih Los Angeles, but completely butched the pronunciation. It's impossible to recreate this amusing moment on here, but when I'm back home I would be egar to share! After an oversized super bock (typical Portugese beer) and an unnecessary mojito, Jordan and I stumbled back to our hotel for a quick Skype session and much needed sleep! - Ali


Dec 10, 2012

A travel blog entry by daveygreener

Day trip to Sintra with a slow start because aviva and josh the night owls ended up at João's until 5am. Chatty train ride and a sunny day @. We got lunch at a nice place recommended to us. Then into the grounds of a beautiful palace. I use grounds loosely because it was riddled with a network of underground tunnels that led to great wells and lakes. They were barley ...

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This 2 star hotel, located in the Pena area of Lisbon, is near Alfama, Colombo, Oriente Station, and Coliseu dos Recreios.
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