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From 22-24 of September; A tradition in Cascais, the famous Lumina Festival! It is lovely but or come early or come later in the evening, as it will be so busy! Take the train from Lisboa if in Lisboa or park your car a bit...

Tucked away in the more popular neighbourhood of the historic centre of Cascais is this great Octopus restaurant. It is opposite Clandestine bar. Great service, food and atmosphere. It is a small restaurant so make your reservation or be there in time before it opens....

For drinks and bites and friends, lovely bar/restaurant, great location, well decorated and set in the baia of Cascais. Also good for pre or after dinner drinks and laughs and music. If you are looking for something different, go and you won't regret. for more...

Rent a bike and explore Cascais, the coast line and more! In the past it has been dangerous to bike as there were no proper bike paths to ride on. Now there are! You can rent bikes in the centre of cascais but also close...

This one is on my list; Casa Fuzetta. The colours, the decoration, the owners, the rooms, the food, all for me what I am looking for when to book a weekend away with a big family or to organise an event. It is rented out...

One and an hour drive from Lisbon you will find this lovely campsite called o Tamanco, run by a dutch couple for many years. It is a cozy campsite with a pool and a restaurant with fantastic food, staff and atmosphere. Recently they renewed the campsite...

Every year in the month of June, the Popular Saints´ Festival or Festas de Santos Populares are held throughout the country....

Every wednesday and saturday there is the market in Cascais. Fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers, fish, bread and a lovely coffee to sit and enjoy this lovely place. Come as early as possible. Then you can enjoy the calmness and you can really see the...

It is almost June!! and that means Sardines! Festas de Lisboa, all over de greater Lisbon area so not just only in Lisbon. Grilled sardines! You will smell it every where. The best is to eat them in whole straight from the grill out of...