aLocal Lisbon Blog

aLocal is a text based assistant for today's travelers. Just message us on FB messenger and get local favorites in real time and as easy as messaging. We've created the aLocal Lisbon Blog to have a space to write more in-depth about things that excites us about this city and the people that chose it as their home. Hope you enjoy😎

Portuguese Must-Eats beyond cod and egg tarts in Lisbon

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Portuguese Must-Eats beyond cod and egg tarts in Lisbon
You’re on your way to Lisbon, by now friends or Google or both have told you about creamy egg tarts and the Portuguese obsession with all things bacalhau (cod). They’re both deserving of your affection. BUT why not give these other sweet and savoury favorites a go while you’re here?<... Read More

Top 6 beaches nearby Lisbon to hit on a sunny day

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Top 6 beaches nearby Lisbon to hit on a sunny day
In 2018, Lisbon had 255 days without rain out of 365. Without any further verifiable data, but with an ounce of Lisboeta pride, I can guess that most of the 255 days were bright with clear blue skies. Worth a trip to a nearby beach for a tan & a dip in the ocean. Hence this great list.... Read More

7 Go-To Bars for Golden Hour in Lisbon

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7 Go-To Bars for Golden Hour in Lisbon
Lisbon’s golden hour or lusco-fusco (in local lingo) it’s just next level. Add a beer or a colorful cocktail and you have the perfect ending to a day of exploring town.No time to read, just hit me with ultimate Lisbon's Golden Hour Bar list:... Read More