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Lisbon recommended wine tasting & specialized tours: ‘Venha Vinho’ in historic area Bairro Alto, free tasting, wine with natural cork & Francisco, the charismatic ‘wine dreamer’

Wine lovers! If you are visiting Lisbon: the Portuguese wines are delicious and besides they are affordable. We enjoyed an evening of wine tasting in the shop of Francisco, ‘wine dreamer’, as he describes himself 😉 Lisbon wine shop Venha Vinho (‘litt. come wine’) & owner Francisco Franco Afonso Free wine tasting evenings & shop ‘Venha Vinho’ in […]

Stylish bar ‘​Le Marais’ Lisbon, next to spectacular Santa Catarina Tagus river viewpoint & ‘shirtless Tuesday’: take your shirt off = a free shot

(UPDATE April  2016: this bar has a new owner). Open from 5:30pm. You will always be assured of a warm welcome in Le Marais, a bar/cafe in Lisbon with a French inspired style, named after the Parisian gay district. Very popular with tourists, ex-pats and locals. Close to Bairro Alto,  one of Europe’s hottest nightspots, a […]