General news related to Lisbon

Lisbon Fish & Flavours – gourmet food festival in Portugal’s capital

Once again Lisbon receives a festival dedicated entirely to fish and sea-food based cuisine. The 2018 edition of Peixe em Lisboa, meaning ‘Fish in Lisbon’…

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Cheapest rental cars in Lisbon Airport – spring sale offers

In Lisbon Airport, the spring sale includes discount in all car rental classes. Below, we have chosen a few of the best offers. Please note…

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Ryanair strike cancelled for Xmas – Pilots will fly on December 20th

Pilots based in Portugal have acknowledged the surprise decision by Ryanair top management to recognise the unions; including Portugal’s Union of Civil Aviation Pilots (SPAC)….

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Drive On Holidays – is this cheap Lisbon car rental company any good?

If searching for a cheap car hire in Lisbon Airport – LIS, it used to be common habit to be presented with rates above €30…

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Monarch’s collapse affects Lisbon, Porto, Faro and Madeira Airports

With Monarch Airline going into administration, a large number of passengers on major airports in Portugal saw their flights cancelled. Monarch airplanes no longer to…

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TAP Air Portugal registers a record number of passengers in August 2017

TAP Portugal

The development strategy in place for the Portuguese flag carrier TAP is bringing results. In August, which is traditionally one of the busiest months for…

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Bucharest flights available again from TAP Portugal

TAP Portugal

The Portuguese flag carrier TAP introduces an additional, although not entirely new route to its summer 2017 flight map at Lisbon Airport. Starting from 7th…

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The Portuguese capital slightly cheaper in the Cost of Living Survey 2017

The Portuguese capital, Lisbon, has dropped a few positions in the annual Cost of Living survey by Mercer’s. In the most recent edition of the…

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Heat wave in Portugal – Lisbon gets cooler starting from 21 June

The most recent weather forecast by the Portuguese Institute of Meteorology brings hope for Portugal which has been struggling with an extreme heat wave. After…

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Portugal car hire sale – book before 18 January to benefit from discounted rates from Hertz, Thrifty, Drive on Holidays or Centauro

Take advantage of the winter car hire sale on Cartrawler. By booking between 5 and 18 of January on Cartrawler at www.lisbon-cheap-car-hire.co.uk you are eligible…

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