Where to eat in Lisbon: marisqueiras

Where to eat in Lisbon: marisqueiras

Everyone always wants to know what (and where) they should eat when they come to Lisbon. For me, in a world where restaurants and retail are becoming more and more homogenous, Lisbon offers a messy, unpretentious, unadorned, convivial antidote in its cevejarias and...
My Alentejo

My Alentejo

When my good friend & filmmaker Nelson Carvalheiro asked me if I would share some of my favorite parts of our beautiful corner of the world, I didn’t hesitate. Why? Because Alentejo is the place I’ve been searching for all my life. I hope you enjoy it...
Farm Days

Farm Days

Last week João and I sat at a table across from two generations of hard-working women with a family farm for sale, one notary, and one realtor. We were in Estremoz, a soulful village in interior Alentejo, a region of Portugal east and south of Lisbon that bumps up...