Urban Travel Blog

Author: Lucy Bryson

Lucy is a British travel writer (Fodor's, Vice, Rough Guides) who moved to Portugal in 2015 after 10 years in Rio de Janeiro. She lives just outside Lisbon where she spends most of her time, when she's not on the beach or running in the Serra da Arrabida.


Classically charming, freshly hip and eminently affordable, there’s never been a better time to take a city break in Lisbon. Local expert Lucy Bryson shares her insider tips on the Portuguese capital… Lisbon’s transformation from low-profile, old-fashioned, somewhat down-at-heel city to Hipster Capital of Europe has been nothing if not…