Day Trip to Sintra Planning the Perfect Lisbon to Sintra Tour by JetSettingFools.com

Day Trip to Sintra, Portugal: Planning a Perfect Lisbon to Sintra Tour

Whimsical and fanciful, Sintra, Portugal is a world away from the hustle and bustle of Lisbon. Yet, the Lisbon-to-Sintra train whisks passengers between the two cities in less than an hour. While there are numerous destinations for day trips from Lisbon, taking a Sintra tour ranks as a top city escape.… Read the rest


10 churches in Lisbon, Portugal JetSettingFools.com

10 Must-See Churches In Lisbon, Portugal

When visiting Lisbon, Portugal it would be impossible not to notice the numerous churches in the Old Town. It seems like every time we turn a corner, we see yet another church. If the church doors happen to be open, we are certainly going to step inside to take a look around.… Read the rest


The 5 Best Things To Do in Belem Lisbon Portugal by JetSettingFools.com

The 5 Best Things To Do in Belem, Portugal

Belem, Portugal is just four miles from the Lisbon city center. The serene riverside town is packed with charm and a boat load of history (pun intended). During the Age of Discovery, ships departed from the Belem district on the Tagus River to explore trade routes.… Read the rest


10 Scenic Viewpoints in Lisbon, Portugal JetSettingFools.com

The 10 Best Scenic Lisbon Viewpoints

The city of Lisbon, Portugal is stunningly beautiful…and incredibly hilly. Nicknamed the City of Seven Hills (because there are, in fact, seven distinct hills in the city center), walking around Lisbon can be a bit of a workout. The reward, however – besides burning up all the calories from wine and custard tarts – are the numerous scenic Lisbon viewpoints.… Read the rest