From SUNNY LISBON, You can go to Cais dos Sodré trainstation, 20 minutes walking , and pick the ELECTRIC to Belém.

There you have: CENTRO CULTURAL DE BELÉM (1 – contemporary art museum), MOSTEIRO DOS JERÓNIMOS (2 – monastery) , PASTÉIS DE BELÉM (3 – portuguese traditional sweet).

In the other side of the train rail, you have the TAGUS RIVER (4), and the monuments PADRÃO DOS DESCOBRIMENTOS (5) and TORRE DE BELÉM (6).

Between the monuments there is a restaurant that i always suggest: À MARGEM. It is like an overturned glass paving the TAGUS RIVER – the best place for JOGGING in the city, as well as being near the river, passing by the most beautiful interesting monuments.




3 – Pastéis de Belém – Portuguese traditional sweets

Once you are in Lisboa, one of the top things you should do, is try a Pastel de Belém. A famous version of cream cakes, its recipe is the best-guarded secret of Portuguese confectionary.

Founded in 1837, The Factory is a Tea House in Belém, one of the top must see in Lisbon. There you can see azulejo panels from the XVIIIth century, also a very famous portuguese item. Each day more than 10,000 pastéis are sold, accompanied with sugar and cinnamon, packed into packets along with the boxes of pastéis.