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... our packing, placing our two backpacks and 20 Kg of stuff inside the new suitcase. Joe's previous checked suit case became his carry on and we hope this set up works on the next 15 flights we have. Our flight was scheduled for 3:50 so the departure gate popped up around 3 PM. The flight left for Madrid at 4:30.
We almost missed the baggage claim area in Madrid but found it and quickly caught a taxi. Forty minutes and 30 Euros later ...
The metro from Lisbon Oriente was only 3 stops away and I arrived at the airport at around 20:30 knowing two things, I had to find a place to sleep & that I had to check in by 4am for my 6am flight.
It was going to be a long and exhausting evening but whatever needs to be done to save a few pennies, i want to stretch the coin as much as i can obviously.
... we saw surfers out on their boards (brrr) as we snaked our way along the coastline with Christina continuing our history lesson with tales of Portuguese Royalty and politics – pointing out the house where one of the Italian Kings had spent his days in exile. We enjoyed our time in the “village” – cobbled paving designed to make one feel like one was walking on wavy ground, the traditional emblem of embroidered cockarels on tourist wares. Once ...
... on board. Our ship, Azura, left next leaving Oriana on her own. Sailing under the suspension bridge is an experience because the noise of the traffic on the bridge carries on underneath but in an unusual way. The ship only just seemed to scrape underneath. We had very good conversation with Jacky and Mick, who are sitting next to us at dinner. They have made our dinners extremely pleasant. We then met up with Jo and Chris later on the dance floor. A good ...
... sup>th C. The tidal wave from the big earthquake in 1755 destroyed a large part of the old town,
which was rebuilt. Lot of immigrants live here as a result of Portugal’s discovery and colonization of much of Africa and South American between 1325 and 1700. It became a Republic in 1910.
We did a lot of walking around Lisbon, up and down some of its 13 hills and through many of its narrow ...
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Anjos, Lisbon | 2 star hotelfrom $35
Coração de Jesus, Lisbon | 3 star hotelfrom $43
Coração de Jesus, Lisbon | 3 star hotelfrom $52
S. José, Lisbon | 2 star hotelfrom $43
Coração de Jesus, Lisbon | 3 star hotelfrom $71
S. Jorge de Arroios, Lisbon | 3 star hotelfrom $57
Rua das Janelas Verdes 92, Lisbon | 4 star hotelfrom $191
S. Jorge de Arroios, Lisbon | 3 star hotelfrom $33
Rua do Salitre 134, Lisbon | Hotelfrom $26