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Pena Palace (Palácio Nacional da Pena) in Sintra

Pena Palace (Palácio Nacional da Pena) is the most complete and notable example of Portuguese Romantic architecture. Originally the palace was the former Hieronymus Monastery of Our Lady of Pena, built by King Manuel 1...
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Monte Selvagem (Wild Mountain) in Montemoro-o-Novo

Monte Selvagem (Wild Mountain) is outside of Lisbon on the way to Évora in the Alentejo region. It is an animal reserve caring for and protecting many types of species, while also proving an entertaining and educational experience for children and families. About 300 animals of 70...
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O Jardim Zoológico – Awesome Animals at the Lisbon Zoo

Opening its doors in 1884, the Jardim Zoológico (Lisbon Zoo) was the first park with fauna and flora of the Iberian Peninsula. This special garden invites you to spend an unforgettable day in the centre of Lisbon. Dare to be kissed by a sea lion ...
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Castelo de São Jorge – St. George’s Castle in Lisbon

Visiting Lisbon? It’s hard to miss Castelo de São Jorge (St. George’s Castle) high on a hill overlooking the city. Built in the mid-11th century, when the Moors ruled Portugal, this fort was built on what was considered to be the most difficult spot to access in the area. It’s purpose was to house ...

Ludopolis: Festival of Games & Entertainment – Lisbon, 23-25 June

Video games! Table games! Sporting Games! Traditional Games! In all, 1000 fun, and sometimes challenging, games are available for kids of all ages! It’s the Ludopolis Festival of Games and Entertainment. The 2017 edition is scheduled for 23-25 June at the Jardim do Campo Grande in Lisbon.
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Doll Hospital – Hospital de Bonecas in Lisbon

From time-to-time, everyone needs some tender loving care…and this holds true for our little doll friends. So, when a little mending is necessary, children, their parents and their grandparents, know exactly wh...