Hotel Principe Real
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... expensive. We were so excited to embark on our
new adventure and explore un chartered lands. Its different going to Portugal
because I feel like we have gotten really comfortable in spain, learning the
language, the food, the traditions, about all the places, where to go… etc.
Portugal is a blank slate which is really exciting. We got to Portugal around
4:35 because we went behind an hour. Immediately we were thrown into things
when the lady we ...
The hostel was quaint and was built straight up. A small, four-story spiral staircase enveloped an antique elevator (which I did not think worked until it startled me as I climbed the stairs). There was a lounge area with a bar, kitchen, and computers. There were French tourists camped out everywhere. It looks like the French found me before I found them! I reached my clean, female-only dorm with about 10 beds and dropped my things off. ...
... gale this afternoon so I decided to go along to the corsage making demo and make a corsage for tonight's black tie evening. White rose, gypsophila and some fern. Very easy, it looks quite effective. I'm just nor sure if it's maybe a bit heavy for my dress and will it be right fir the dress I was going to wear, I have started to pack so I only kept out what I thought I would need, oh well it looks nice ...
... we had visited. The majority of the exhibits were of eclestiacal clothing and other items rather than a lot of gold and silver objects.
Now it was back uphill to the hotel for a breather before going out. We went to a nearby restaurant which was closed yesterday. We struggled with the menu a bit as it was in Portuguese and the waiter, knowing no English at all, suggested a dish called Bacalhau Fresco. Bacalhau is a dried ...
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the hours flew as we wondered this magnificent city, even in the rain which did stay away some of the time. Another place to visit is the ("Elevador de Santa Justa" )"Santa justa lift". Built in 1896, there is great views of the town below from its observation deck. The cost of the lift ride is also covered by your 24 hour travel ticket, as used for the trams ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility