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...
Fishermen’s feast

Fishermen’s feast

Fishermen’s feast A trip to a Portuguese fish market is staggering. Fish of all colors, shapes and sizes nestle up to shrimp the size of my hand, barnacles (called percebes) that taste so intensely and purely of the sea, and all manners of octopus, squid and...