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Your guide to the city – local life, family trips and essential visitor info

Fun facts about LisbonFun facts about Lisbon

Fun facts about Lisbon

If you picked Lisbon for your holidays – hey, great choice! – then read the following curiosities about the city. We bet you’ll leave your friends and the...

The best neighbourhoods in Lisbon

The best neighbourhoods in Lisbon

If you picked Lisbon for your holidays – hey, great choice! – and still don't know what to visit, you've just arrived at the right place. On the list below we...

10 tips for surviving in Lisbon

10 tips for surviving in Lisbon

Lisbon is like a maze and even though everyone wants to help, many don't know these tips. You'll find the best spots, and save a lot of time and money with...

10 top tips for your Lisbon visit

10 top tips for your Lisbon visit

A city steeped in history, Lisbon is a cultural wonder and it's well worth spending a good solid day investigating all of its many facets, but where do you...

Time Out Market Lisboa

Time Out Market Lisboa

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Mercado da Ribeira has had many guises – its roots can be traced back to the 13th century, and it was once one of the most famous fish markets in Europe. Many...

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Lisbon Guided Walking TourLisbon Guided Walking Tour

Lisbon Guided Walking Tour

Perfect for first-time visitors, this guided walking tour takes you to the major sites of central Lisbon.

Insiders’ guides to Lisbon

The best hotels in Lisbon

The best hotels in Lisbon

Planning a stay in the city? Browse Time Out's list of recommended Lisbon hotels and hostels – whether you're looking for a swanky waterside pad or a cheap,...

How to spend 48 hours in Lisbon

How to spend 48 hours in Lisbon

Spending a weekend anywhere in the world is always a challenge, time constraints mean you have to be pretty sharp to be able to squeeze everything in without...

Gay Lisbon guide

Gay Lisbon guide

Príncipe Real, Lisbon's gayest neighbourhood has bars for all tastes (and fetishes). From encounters with bears to drag shows, through dark rooms and events...

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The best of Lisbon

The best Lisbon restaurants

The best Lisbon restaurants

Some of these Lisbon restaurants are new, some have been going for years. What they all have in common is great food, ambience and service.

The best shops in Lisbon

The best shops in Lisbon

So you've landed in the Portuguese capital, checked in to your accommodation, seen the main sights and now you want to spend some of those hard-earned Euros,...

The best Lisbon restaurantsThe best Lisbon restaurants

The best Lisbon restaurants

Some of these Lisbon restaurants are new, some have been going for years. What they all have in common is great food, ambience and service.

The best Lisbon restaurants

The best Lisbon restaurants

Some of these Lisbon restaurants are new, some have been going for years. What they all have in common is great food, ambience and service.

The best shops in Lisbon

The best shops in Lisbon

So you've landed in the Portuguese capital, checked in to your accommodation, seen the main sights and now you want to spend some of those hard-earned Euros,...

The best Lisbon museums

The best Lisbon museums

From Classical art to Modernism, from historic palaces to buildings designed by contemporary architects, here’s a brief guide to the the best Lisbon museuems.

The best Lisbon attractions

The best Lisbon attractions

With so many top Lisbon attractions to tick off, your city sightseeing checklist could get very long indeed. That’s why we've put together this list of the...

Alfresco Lisbon

Lisbon by... you choose

Lisbon by... you choose

Whether you're visiting for the day, weekend or whole week, discover the best tours in Lisbon by tuk tuk, boat, segway, bicycle or helicopter.