Quick Take: Lisbon 2016

We visited Lisbon again on our (now annual) Eurotrip in 2016. Here is the quick take!

Visited: May, 2016
Days in Lisbon: 4.5
Travelled to Lisbon by: Plane from Barcelona
Stayed at:
 Airbnb

Favourite day:
Cascais!
Favourite restaurants: Bonjardim, Maria Catita and Cascas.
Favourite Squares: Praca do Comercio, Rossio Square.
Tours: None this time ’round, we just spent time at the beach.
Must Do: 
Visit each of the unique districts in Lisbon. Enjoy a Fado show. Stroll and enjoy the historic capital.

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Take a look at what we did during our trip to Lisbon in 2015!

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Quick Take: Florence

We visited Florence on our one year wedding anniversary in 2013. Here is the quick take!

Visited: May, 2013
Days in Florence: 4
Travelled to Florence by: Train
Stayed at:
 Hotel Duomo

Favourite site:
 Galleria dell’Accademia to see the David
Favourite restaurant: Osteria Cipolla Rossa
Favourite Piazzas: Piazza del Duomo, Piazza della Republica, Piazza della Signoria
Tours: Florence in a Day with Walks of Italy
Must Do:
 Visit the Uffizi Gallery and Galleria dell’Accademia. Take photos on the bridges (Ponte Santa Trinita or Ponte alla Carraia) during sunset. Climb up to the Rose Garden and snaps some great arial views of the city.
If you have time: Stroll through the Boboli and Giardino Gardens.
For a great, central view: Enjoy your aperativo at La Terrazza, the restaurant the top floor of la Rinascente department store.
Day trips: Siena

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