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Lisbon for a weekend

Photo courtesy of http://www.ippar.pt/ The vibrant capital of Lisbon is known for its vibrant arts and cultural attractions, unique hilly landscape and stunning architecture, and is a wonderful place to visit for a mini break or extended luxury vacation. The old and new worlds combine together in this European gem as you take a ride in the delightfully antiquated yellow trams past world-renowned street art and colourful murals, and makes for a truly memorable trip. Here are a few things you

4 things you need to do in Lisbon

Lisbon is truly a great location for a holiday. With Mediterranean temperatures and all the amenities you can expect from a bustling European city, you can’t go wrong with a trip to Portugal's capital. Let’s look at some of the more quirky activities you could find yourself doing when you consider all the things you need to do in Lisbon. Ride on the Elevador de Santa Justa   The only vertical street lift in Lisbon (and perhaps one of only a few in the world), the Elevador de

The Best Restaurants of Brazil!

"Galinhada" by Sérgio Savaman Savarese - originally posted to Flickr as GALINHADA. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Galinhada.jpg#mediaviewer/File:Galinhada.jpg Brazilian cuisine can be sampled in the best restaurants of Brazil. The flavors of national dishes may vary across regions but they are many ingredients that are used across many dishes to help define the country’s unique flavors. In coastal Bahia for example, local cuisine has a strong African influence, mainly because most African slaves arrived there first and eventually settled there when slavery was abolished. If you want to sample Brazilian food, here is a list of the country’s best restaurants