Internacional Design Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lisbon
... a kitchen, small balcony, and sitting area, with a loft upstairs. Katherine and I took the loft, while Hilary and Laura shared the main bedroom, and Tonia slept on the pull out couch (Ikea, which actually pulls out to a double bed size).
Despite our lack of sleep, we freshened up, and headed out to explore the area. We turned up the hill (Lisbon sits on 7 hills) towards the Sé Cathedral, and picked our way up. We were aiming towards the ...
... a few times a day on their wheels. Rode the bus to Bellem a few kilometres along the Tagus River towards the Atlantic Ocean and visited Torre de Bellem built to commemorate Vasco da Gama's expedition. The Torre stands just off shore and is a majestic piece of architecture to look at. Nearby is the Jeronimos Monastery another impressive looking church where the tomb of Vasco da Gama lies. Another time we took the subway for a few stations and then walked ...
... breakout sessions each afternoon. As we come to conventions to learn and be enthused this is really not very appealing to us.
An exception was yesterday the last day when the three speakers in the morning were very entertaining as well as informative, especially a young man Craig Kielburger who now thirty started a movement when he was only 12 to help oppressed children. An amazing young ...
... the custard isn't too sweet- wish the recipe wasn't such a secret. We had 2 each & definitely worth missing lunch for! Another thing to try is Ginjinha (a strong cherry liquor) from the Ginjinha houses dotted near Rossio square. These are hole in the wall places open from 11am till late that served only Ginjinha in a small cup. The Portuguese would stand outside these houses and mill around drinking cups of this stuff. ...
Día Ocho y Media,
Rarer than baked Alaska, richer than créme brulée, cuter than Peeps, and cheaper than wax lips. Pound for pound, round by round, the most ridonculous dessert in the Milky Way............. il pastel de nata.
Available in one restaurant, in one neighborhood, in one town, in one corner of the Iberian peninsula.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet