Lisbon

  • Logotipo Comemorações

    100th Anniversary of the First Air Crossing of the South Atlantic

    Another show on the Tagus! On the 3rd of April, celebrations took place for the first air crossing of the South Atlantic, led by Sacadura Cabral and Gago Coutinho. It was a military ceremony and naval air parade, organized by the Portuguese Navy and the Air Force, and was presided over by the President of […]

  • Certificação Clean  Safe

    We’re back :-)

    Well prepared and missing you so much…

    After the lockdown period that affected us all, we came back full of strength and will to resume what we love to do so much: provide unforgettable memories to those who choose to live with us nautical experiences.

    What have we done

    During this “pandemic storm” that seemed endless, we took the opportunity to adjust, adapt and evolve our way of acting. Suddenly the world changed. And we had to set new directions, adjusting the sails to continue the journey with pleasure and safety.

    Padrão dos Descobrimentos ao por do sol

    Some of the measures we have taken, always focused on our customers, are presented below:

    – We canceled or postponed the reservations we had. No questions, no complications. We were praised for that. You can read a testimonial here.

    – We adopted the security measures suggested by the responsible public entity (Direção Geral de Saúde).

    – We attended training sessions, promoted by the Tourism Schools of Portugal, related to the new procedures.

    – We have developed an internal protocol regarding the measures to be adopted in our activities.

    – We received the Clean & Safe certification from “Turismo de Portugal”.

    –  We have updated the available fleet, allowing a greater diversity of options.

     

     

  • S. Jorge Castle

    Today is celebrated 872 years of the conquest of S. Jorge Castle

    It was on October 25, 1147 that the Christian military contingent led by D. Afonso Henriques, after a siege of approximately four months, entered the city and raised the banner of Christendom. This iconic symbol of Lisbon can be visited daily, being a place where you can enjoy the heritage and know its history. S. […]

  • City Break Lisbon

    Lisbon is the Best World’s Destination for City Break

    Lisbon won the Award for World’s Best Destination for City Break The World Travel Awards ceremony, in which Lisbon was honored for the first time with the World’s Best Destination Award for City Break, took place on December 10th in Vietnam. Created in 1993, the World Travel Awards recognized the best examples of good practice […]

  • Cosmos Discovery

    The World Astronautics Exhibition, which will tour the world in the next five years, had it’s kick-off in Terreiro das Missas, Belém, Lisbon. Seen from the river, the space that houses this exhibition looks like a giant bubble, enclosing more than 200 original objects as well as replicates, from American and Soviet space missions and […]

  • Lisbon elected as the best city of the year

    The city of Lisbon was the great winner of the 2017 edition. Winner of “Best City” category of the Wallpaper Design Awards, which elect people, places and products that are considered as the best. This is one of the most influential publications in the field of design. The jury placed Lisbon ahead of cities such […]

  • Iberian-American Capital of Culture

    Lisbon is as of today the Iberian-American Capital of Culture 2017

    Lisbon is since this Saturday until December 22nd, the Ibero-American Capital of Culture 2017, with a program that includes more than 150 activities and in which hundreds of artists from Brazil and Latin America will participate. This is the second time that Lisbon is chosen by the Union of Iberian-American Capitals as Ibero-American Capital of […]

  • New Year's Eve in Lisbon

    New Year’s Eve 2016

    End of the year, with your “feet in water”, in Cais das Colunas! What a spectacle of fireworks, with the river Tagus serving as a mirror and amplifying the wonderful night given by the City Hall of Lisbon. Next year there is more! Ask additional information here.

  • Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology

    Opening of the Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology

    With its curved shapes and 120 meters long, on the edge of Tagus river, the new building – designed by the British architect Amanda Levete – opened its doors today to the public. “The idea of this architecture is that the building does not collides with the landscape but otherwise it appears as a natural […]

  • Tagus Bridge

    50th Anniversary of the Tagus River Bridge

    The Tagus Bridge was inaugurated in 1966, precisely 50 years ago. This work of art was a landmark of engineering in Portugal. Built by the United States Steel Export Company which was also responsible for the construction of the Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco, it was completed ahead of schedule and at lower costs […]