Hotel Olissippo Oriente
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Concierge desk
- Room service
- High-speed internet in room
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... station along the river. I had read that there were some lockers that you could store luggage at so we took full advantage so we didn't have to carry three back packs around all day, by this point we decided to pack my bag for checking and used the third backpack as our carry on. There is a train that heads along the coast out to Cascais, which is about 40 minutes west of Lisbon. In the summer time it's a big weekend getaway for people of ...
... for some unique items made from cork - it is one of their major exports - they even make purses from cork! We have a 7:00 pm departure from Lisbon today with tomorrow being a sea day as our next port is Almeria, Spain and it is 487 natical miles from here.
Fri., Sept. 12, 2014
Second sea day of the cruise so we went up on the top deck and enjoyed the ...
... outside is even more impressive, the detailing on the stonework of the church and cloister entrances is really fantastic. There isn't much in the cloister really but more of the Manueline decoration and a beautiful refectory line with the Azulejo tiling which is so common and popular in Portugal.
Housed within the Monastery buildings is the Museum of Archaeology (B+) which contains some interesting pieces from Portugal's history (including ...
... overlooking the city and spent over an hour wandering about the site. Working our way back to the bus stop we did not know when the next bus was due so we decided to rest our feet, eat a few Portuguese snacks and drink some more sangria! The sangria was all gone before the next bus showed up!
The group dinner was at the hotel tonight and we leave in the morning for Fatima and Porto where we will board our boat and begin our cruise on the Duoro River.
... driving a car in Portugal, if someone else comes along, you pull over or back up and hold your breath till they pass. No carts here. We manage to get some basics but realize we will need to be heading to an even bigger village tomorrow. When I return to this place for quick things I will take a photo! The butcher in town is closed today and everything shuts down for lunch. Lunch can be anytime and for as long as you want it seems. People all are very friendly, relaxed, ...