Now it's also a tourist magnet. But restaurants still cater to office workers. So that means low, local prices.
Prefer to leave planning and booking to experts? Have a look at some sample itineraries. Both Complete Portugal or Portugal Itineraries offer inspiration. All Tailor Made Trips can be modified together with your local expert, then booked for a stress-free holiday. Click 'Modify this itinerary' to contact a local Portugal expert.
Want to hang out in the area? Book Browns Downtown Hotel between Bica and Bairro Alto.
Crave more local theatrics? Book dramatic Teatro Boutique B&B in Chiado.
Once you've explored, go eat. Belém is also pasteis de nata territory.
Create your own taste of Lisbon. Learn how to bake pasteis de nata with a local expert.
Ready for a trip to Portugal? Check out the snapshot Rough Guide to Portugal. Read more about the best time to go to Portugal, the best places to visit and best things to do in Portugal. For inspiration use the Portugal Itineraries from The Rough Guide to Portugal and our local travel experts. A bit more hands on, learn about getting there, getting around the country and where to stay once you are there. And don't forget to buy travel insurance before you go.
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