Archive for the 'Feira da Ladra' Category

Lovely Portuguese ceramics at Lisbon’s fleamarket: ‘Armazém das Caldas’ & symbols of Portugal, ‘good luck’ rooster, ‘saint’ sardine, ‘friend’ codfish & ‘love’ swallow

Tweet There’s a store where you step into Lisbon’s famous fleamarket, ‘Armazém das Caldas’. The traditional Portuguese ceramics and the warm service of the owner makes me feel like buying a lot..  I love it! Portuguese ceramics: ‘Armazém das Caldas’, Campo de Santa Clara 112, fleamarket Lisbon Armazém (litt. warehouse) das Caldas opened his doors in November 2014, selling […]

Kiosk cafe ‘Clara Clara’ Lisbon, terrace near fleamarket Feira da Ladra, WiFi hotspot, playground for children & panoramic Tagus river views

Tweet The ‘Clara Clara’ Cafe in Alfama Lisbon is a kiosk in the garden-terrace of Boto Machado (or Santa Clara), overlooking the Tagus (Tejo) River and the National Pantheon (Church of Santa Engracia), in the heart of Lisbon’s legendary flea market, Feira da Ladra, litt. thieves market. ‘Clara Clara’ kiosk cafe in the heart of fleamarket Feira da […]

Old Mercado da Ribeira Lisbon (Market near the river), flea market Feira da Ladra & coin and stamp collectors

Tweet On every Sunday morning from 09:00 – 13:00, the second floor of the old market Mercado da Ribeira (Market near the river since 1882), is reserved for coin and stamp collectors. Mercado da Ribeira Lisbon – coin and stamp collectors A good Dutch friend of mine is a coin collector, he asked me to browse […]

Lisbon people: designer Alberto Gourgel, store/atelier vintage decoration & Feira da Ladra, Lisbon’s famous flea market

Tweet Designer Alberto Gourgel was born in Angola, a Portuguese colony from the 16th century to 1975. ” I studied in a boarding school in Angola, but due to economical problems my brother and I moved to Lisbon in 1983. Being a kid, I already had a lot of creative ideas”. Market ‘A Feira da Ladra‘  (Lisbon’s famous […]

Popular cafe/restaurant ‘O Panteao’ above Lisbons’ legendary flea market ‘Feira da Ladra': excellent Portuguese food, tram 28 & lovely sunny terrace

Tweet After browsing Lisbon’s famous flea market Feira da Ladra, (early in the morning you can find the best bargains), it’s a good idea to drink a coffee/beer or enjoy a lunch in Restaurant ‘O Panteao´, (Pantheon) de Santa Clara’ . Terrace cafe/restaurant ‘O Panteao (Pantheon) de Santa Clara’  Lisbon From the terrace you can see a part […]

Feira da Ladra: Lisbons’ legendary flea market, every Tuesday and Saturday, football player Cristiano Ronaldo’s sexy underwear & Michael Jackson’s Thriller

Tweet ‘Feira da Ladra’ in Alfama at Campo de Santa Clara , is Lisbons legendary flea market. Feira da Ladra means more or less ‘market of thieves’. You should take this quite literally and keep an eye on your belongings. ‘Feira da Ladra’ in Alfama Lisbon: famous fleamarket If you are looking for buying ‘opportunities’, or […]

Fully packed Tram 28 (2016) Lisbon: best stops, cheap way to visit most old town tourist attractions, viewpoints & alternative RED or GREEN TRAM tour

Tweet If you want to get a good impression of the historical city of Lisbon, a very good idea is taking this typical yellow little trolley, ‘eléctrico 28′. This legendary tram 28 is a tourist attraction in itself. It goes all around town. Of course you can hop on and hop off. Tram (‘eléctrico 28′), Alfama. Starting […]