Ball in front of the goal on a soccer field - Bola à frente da baliza em um campo de futebol

Where to play football/soccer in Lisbon
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Do you want to play football – or soccer, if you prefer – in Lisbon and don’t know where to do it? To help you organise a football match with your friends, here are 5 suggestions for fields that you can rent in Lisbon!

 

At Lisbon University Stadium (see on the map), next to Cidade Universitária metro station, you can practice various sports. The stadium has 6 synthetic grass football fields, and you can rent them from Monday to Friday from 7:30 am until 11:30 pm. On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, the reservation time is from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm. The price is 100€ per hour to rent the entire field or 70€ for only half of it. If you are a higher education student, you have a 50% discount on these values.

 

People playing soccer at night - Pessoas a jogar futebol à noite

People playing soccer at night.

 

In Restelo you can find Campo Vicente Lucas (see on map), a 7-a-side football field that forms part of the Restelo Stadium complex. Space can be rented from 35€ per hour.

 

If you prefer the Parque das Nações area, you can head to Its Sports (see on the map) for futsal or 5-a-side indoor football. Fields are available for bookings from Monday to Sunday from 8 am to midnight. The price varies between 37€ and 55€, according to the desired time.

 

Woman playing soccer - Mulher a jogar futebol

Woman playing soccer.

 

There is also It Sports in Telheiras at Colégio do Planalto (see on map). Here, in addition to futsal and 5-a-side football, you can also play 7-a-side outdoor football. Fields are available to rent during the week from 6 pm to midnight and on weekends and holidays from 9 am to midnight. Prices per hour: between 40€ and 53€ for futsal, between 35€ and 45€ for 5-a-side football, and 60€ to 65€ for 7-a-side football.

 

Another place to go with your friends to play football is Urban Fut 5 (see on the map) in Agualva-Cacém. This space is exclusively for 5-a-side football and operates every day from 10 am to midnight. The hourly price is 20€ until 5 pm, 35€ between 5 pm and 7 pm and 40€ after 7 pm.

 

If you are from Alfragide, you also have where to play. Go to Funsports, a sports complex on Seminary Road (see on map). Here you can find a football field of 7 and two of football 5. For 7-a-side football, the value is 63€ on weekdays and 56€ on weekends. For football of 5, you pay 40€ during the week and 35€ at the weekend. There are promotions for members.

 

Soccer field from above - Campo de futebol de cima

Football field from above.

 


 

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View of the Douro River and Cais da Ribeira in Porto, Portugal. - Vista do rio Douro e Cais da Ribeira, no Porto, Portugal.

Best things to do in Porto
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Porto is the second biggest city in Portugal and is very rich in history, culture and architecture. Besides the world-famous Port wine, the city is also known for its excellent gastronomy and hospitable people.

Lately, it’s becoming a reference for entrepreneurship and technology, as several international startups are settling here. Porto is only 3 hours away from Lisbon, so if you’re in the Portuguese capital, you can quickly get here by train, bus or even a car.

Despite being hilly, the best way to get to know the city is still on foot. The truth is, you shouldn’t worry about following a strict plan. Read our tips and lose yourself in the narrow streets and alleys of Porto – you won’t regret it!

 

1. Go back in time at São Bento Train Station.

Even if you’re not taking the train, you shouldn’t miss São Bento station. It has been in operation since 1916, and it’s considered one of the most beautiful trains stations in the world.

The outside is already fascinating, but the interiors will amaze you. 20,000 azulejos tiles, portraying events of Portuguese history, cover the walls of the main hall.

 

D. Luis I bridge, connecting Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia. - Ponte D. Luis I, que conecta Porto a Vila Nova de Gaia.

D. Luis I bridge, connecting Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia.

 

2. Drink port wine in Vila Nova de Gaia.

Porto is most famous for Port wine, which has been part of the city’s commerce and heritage since the 17th century.

You can take a guided tour at one of the many wine cellars in Vila Nova de Gaia and learn about their history and the production of the wine. And the best part? In the end, you will be able to taste different varieties of port wine.

 

3. Chill at Cais da Ribeira.

One of the postcards of the city, Cais da Ribeira is always bustling with both tourists and locals. It offers a spectacular view of the D. Luís I bridge and the wine cellars at Vila Nova de Gaia.

Notice the typical Rabelo boats parked at the other side of the river. These boats used to transport the casks of Port wine from the vineyards in Alto Douro to the wine cellars.

Walk along the riverside and take your time exploring the narrow medieval streets, typical of this area. If you need a break, sit on one of the terraces and enjoy a cup of coffee or a glass of wine.

 

Typical rabelo boats that transport the casks of Port wine. - Barcos rabelo que transportam os barris de vinho do Porto.

Typical rabelo boats that transport the casks of Port wine.

 

4. Cross the D. Luis I bridge.

D. Luis I Bridge is one of those places that everyone quickly associates with Porto. The German engineer Théophile Seyrig designed this iconic bridge that opened to the public in 1886. He co-founded the Eiffel Company with Gustave Eiffel – the one that designed and built the Eiffel Tower!

From the upper deck, you have a privileged view of the Douro river curves, the colourful houses of Cais da Ribeira and the wine cellars of Vila Nova de Gaia.

Here’s a tip: walk to Jardim do Morro, at the end of the bridge – the view from there is also spectacular!

 

5. Get a new book at Livraria Lello.

Opened since 1906, Livraria Lello is well-known to have inspired J. K. Rowling when she started writing the Harry Potter books. You are likely to find several visitors waiting for an opportunity to take a photo on the red spiral staircase.

But even if you’re not a fan of the saga, Lello is definitely a must-see. The building itself is a work of art, combining three architecture styles: Neo-Gothic, Art Nouveau and Art Deco. You have to pay 5€ to enter the bookstore, but this amount is discounted from any purchase.

 

Lello bookstore in Porto, Portugal. - Livraria Lello, no Porto, Portugal.

Interior of the Lello bookstore.

 

6. Take a walk in the Crystal Palace Gardens.

The gardens of the former Crystal Palace (replaced by the Rosa Mota Pavilion in the 1950s) date from the 19th century. Many locals come here to spend a pleasant morning or afternoon.

You will find several viewpoints with a fantastic view of the Douro river. If you’re lucky, you might even bump into one of the peacocks that live here.

 

7. Go to the top of Torre dos Clérigos.

Another Porto landmark, Torre dos Clérigos was built in the 18th century, between 1754 and 1763. The baroque bell tower is 75 metres high, giving amazing 360º views over the city.

To reach the top, you will have to climb 225 steps, but the view is sure rewarding. The ticket costs 5 euros, and the tower is open every day from 9 am to 7 pm (some days, it stays open until 11 pm).

 

Clérigos Tower in Porto, Portugal. - Torre dos Clérigos no Porto, Portugal.

Clérigos Tower in Porto.

 

8. Have a picnic at Parque da Cidade.

Parque da Cidade is the largest urban park in Portugal. It has about 83 hectares of green areas rich in fauna and flora. The city park is fantastic for strolling, exercising or having a picnic with family and friends. You will find all kinds of animals, including ducks, swans and rabbits.

The park has a direct connection to Matosinhos beach and is the venue for the Primavera Sound music event.

 


 

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Two girls on a beach with surfboards - Duas meninas na praia com pranchas de surf

Water sports you can practice in Portugal
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Do you like the sea and a little adventure? Get to know the many water sports you can practice in Portugal.

One of the best known and practised sports in Portugal is surfing. You can find the ideal conditions for surfing on various beaches across the country, such as: Espinho (Aveiro), Cabedelo (Figueira da Foz), North Beach (Nazareth), Peniche (Leiria), Ericeira (Mafra), Carcavelos (Lisbon), Sagres (Algarve), as well as Arrifana and Amado beaches on the Vincentian Coast. In Madeira, you also have the Paúl do Mar beach.

 

Two girls on a beach with surfboards - Duas meninas na praia com pranchas de surf

Two girls on a beach with surfboards.

 

For many of the beaches located in Nazaré, Viana do Castelo, Algarve and Azores, in addition to surfing, is also common to practice kitesurfing, windsurfing and bodyboarding.

Along the Algarve coast, the practice of tubing is very common. The buoys and mattresses pulled by boats or watercraft are present in almost all concessioned beaches. On these sides, you can also find people parasailing and flyboarding!

 

People kitesurfing - Pessoas praticando kitesurf

People kitesurfing.

 

It is also possible to do paddle, wakeboarding and water skiing on beaches, lagoons and dams all over the country. In Azenhas da Seda – Aquaturismo, you can do sports like canoeing, canoe raft, hydrospeed and soft-canyoning in a river surrounded by field and rocks.

Recently came the Jet Boat, a high-speed jet boat that dives slightly into the water and makes everyone wet. It already exists in some places such as the Lagos and Albufeira marinas and the Porto pier.

 

Canoes on a beach - Canoas na praia

Canoes on a beach.

 

Finally, for those who prefer the depths of the sea to the surface, you can also go scuba diving to observe marine life with fantastic landscapes and even some treasures. You can do it on the Azores and Madeira islands, or the mainland. The best continental locations are Matosinhos, Berlengas, Sagres, Portimão, Portinho da Arrábida and Ria Formosa.

Explore our country, there is so much to know and fun guaranteed for all tastes!

 


 

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Kamp Lazar - Bridge over Soča river in Slovenia - Ponte sobre o rio Soča, Slovenia

5 breathtaking bridges in Europe
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If you like adventure and aren’t afraid of heights, get to know these 5 fascinating pedestrian bridges in Europe that have a beautiful view.

For starters, we have the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge in Northern Ireland. As the name suggests, it is mostly made of ropes and joins the small island Carrick-a-Rede to the coast of Ireland. At 20 meters long and 30 meters high over the sea, in this bridge can only pass one person at a time. It was built by salmon fishermen over 350 years ago, but has been renovated several times and is now made of metal “rope” and spruce wood. It is mostly used by tourists, as salmon is almost extinct on this island.

Carrick-a-Rede - Rope bridge in Northern Ireland - Ponte de corda na Irlanda do Norte

Carrick-a-Rede, rope bridge in Northern Ireland.

 

Then we go to Slovenia, where we can visit the Soca river. With 140 km long, the river rises in the Julian Alps and flows into the northeast of Italy. Throughout its length you can see a colour between turquoise and emerald, hence the name “The Emerald Jewel”. From the Kamp Lazar bridge, there is a beautiful view of this river. On either side of the bridge, you will find unique places with unbelievable landscapes.

Kamp Lazar - Bridge over Soča river in Slovenia - Ponte sobre o rio Soča, Slovenia

Kamp Lazar, bridge over Soča river in Slovenia.

 

We now go to the lower Hunsrück mountain range in Germany. We can find Geierlay, a 360-meter long overhanging bridge that is 100 meters above the ground. The bridge opened in 2015 and connects the villages of Mörsdorf and Sosberg. Underneath is a valley that is crossed by the Mörsdorfer stream. This bridge weighs 57 tons and can support up to 50 tons. The visit is free, but crossing it can be a little scary, as about 20% of people who visit it don’t go over the bridge.

Geierlay - Suspension bridge in Hunsrück, Germany - Ponte suspensa em Hunsrück, Alemanha

Geierlay, suspension bridge in Hunsrück, Germany.

 

Heading now to the Swiss Alps, we can find the Trift bridge. With 170 meters long, the bridge is above Lake Triftsee at the height of 100 meters. This bridge was built in 2004 and replaced in 2009 by a safer one. Just getting to the bridge is a real adventure: you have to take a cable car in Meiringen and make a challenging climb of an hour and a half. When you get there, you will have a fantastic view of the Trift Glacier, which attracts about 20,000 tourists annually.

Bridge in the Swiss Alps - Ponte nos Alpes Suíços

Bridge in the Swiss Alps.

 

Finally, we can travel to the French border with Italy, where is the famous Aiguille du Midi bridge. The bridge is located on the Mont Blanc massif in the French Alps, 3842 meters high. There’s a lift to reach the top of the mountain. There, you will find a restaurant and a souvenir shop, and get a magnificent view of the French, Italian and Swiss Alps.

Aiguille du Midi - bridge in Mont-Blanc massif, French Alps - Ponte no maciço Mont-Blanc, Alpes Franceses

Aiguille du Midi, bridge in Mont-Blanc massif, French Alps.

 

If you are visiting any of these cities and if you like a little adventure, don’t forget to go to these bridges. Enjoy the landscapes – they are unique!

 


 

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Oceanário de Lisboa no Parque das Nações.

The essential of Lisbon in 48 hours
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Are you looking for places to visit on a weekend in Lisbon? Or maybe you have some hours to spend in the city while waiting for your flight. Lisbon has lots of exciting things to do, from touristic walks to festivals and worldwide famous nightlife. Here are some tips of what you can’t miss on the Portuguese capital.

 

Start your day in one of the most important touristic places in the whole country, the Belém Tower. Built by the riverside of Tejo River, it used to be an old fortress to protect the city. After going to the Tower, take a short walk to Padrão dos Descobrimentos, a monument that honours the Portuguese navigators. And to complete the tour in Belém, why not eating one (or two?) Pastel de Belém, a delicious Portuguese custard tart?

 

Padrão dos Descobrimentos em Belém, Lisboa, Portugal.

View of Belém from Padrão dos Descobrimentos.

 

Back to the city centre, visit the Santa Justa Elevator in Baixa-Chiado. If you want to have a good view of the city, walk to Praça do Comércio, the main square in Lisbon. Is where the royal palace stood until the earthquake of 1755 destroyed it. To enjoy this area a bit more, you should watch the sunset in Cais do Sodré. From there, you can see the 25th of April Bridge and the King Christ.

 

Elevador de Santa Justa, Lisboa, Portugal

Santa Justa Elevator in Baixa-Chiado.

 

At night, go to Bairro Alto, the centre of Lisbon’s nightlife. It has bars and restaurants for every taste. A place you must visit is the Pink Street, which today is considered one of the 12 best streets in Europe by The New York Times, together with Milan, Paris and London. And if you’re not tired, go dance in one of the night clubs by the riverside.

 

Pink Street no Cais do Sodré, Lisboa, Portugal.

Pink Street in Cais do Sodré.

 

In the second day, visit Saint Jorge Castle, the Miradouro of Santa Luzia and have a good codfish for lunch while drinking a green wine. By the afternoon, take a ride on an Elétrico and visit the Oceanário at Parque das Nações. During summer, you can also go to Outjazz, a festival that takes place every Sunday at different parks around the city. You can finish the day having dinner with Fado, the most traditional Portuguese music.

 

Oceanário de Lisboa no Parque das Nações, Lisboa, Portugal.

Lisbon Oceanarium in Parque das Nações.

 

Lisbon is a cosmopolitan place that can mix the classic and the modern. It’s in the 37º place on the ranking of the cities with the best life quality, and it’s the 31º safest city in the world. If you’re looking for a place where the castles and the nightclubs live together, you will definitely love Lisbon!

 


 

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Sala Thai, Pavilhão Tailandês no Jardim de Belém, Lisboa, Portugal.

Best neighbourhoods to live in Lisbon
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Lisbon is quickly becoming a trendy city to live in, and one of the reasons why is the liveliness of the population and the city’s environment. It’s growing very fast, and the older areas have been renewed, being more attractive than ever. The access to public transportation, stores and restaurants is improving, and a lot of neighbourhoods have gardens and green spaces where you can relax.

Some people like to stay in the vibrant central areas, while others prefer the calmer spaces. No matter what you prefer, here are some of the best areas to live in Lisbon:

 

Baixa

Baixa is known as the heart of Lisbon. Is where some of the city’s main attractions are, such as Santa Justa Elevator, Rua Augusta Arch and Praça do Comércio. There are a lot of shopping streets and tourist shops, making it very lively all day. Not many people live here, but lately, it has been a significant real estate investment in this area, so there are a lot of refurbished apartments.

 

Arco da Rua Augusta, na Baixa-Chiado, Lisboa, Portugal.

Rua Augusta Arch in Baixa-Chiado.

 

Campo de Ourique

Campo de Ourique is a very calm residential neighbourhood, far from the tourist attractions of the city centre. Living here means having an excellent quality of life. There are a lot of shops and the famous Campo de Ourique Market, where you can find a great diversity of products and a nice food court. There is no metro station, but you can easily move around by tram and bus.

 

Belém e Restelo

Belém is the neighbourhood of some of the city’s most famous monuments, museums and pastéis de nata (Portuguese custard tart). Restelo, right next to Belém, is known for its big houses with beautiful views to the river. There is no metro station, but many trams and buses can take you to the centre. People enjoy living there because it’s quiet and there are a lot of green spaces.

 

Sala Thai, Pavilhão Tailandês no Jardim de Belém, Lisboa, Portugal.

Sala Thai, Thai Pavilion in Jardim de Belém.

 

Parque das Nações

This area was developed about 20 years ago for the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition, creating a hub with a concert hall, a shopping centre, an oceanarium, and a train and bus stations. Nowadays it is one of the best places to live in, known for its contemporary architecture, residential areas and business centres. It has a lot of green spaces, and the waterfront view is lovely.

 

Parque das Nações, Lisboa, Portugal.

Parque das Nações.

 

Estrela and Lapa

Estrela is one of the noblest neighbourhoods of Lisbon, where many palaces and embassies are. It is very historical, and a lot of the buildings have recently been rehabilitated, which has attracted a lot of people searching for a new home in the city. The negative parts are the lack of parking spaces and public transportation, but for some people, the luxurious condominiums make up for it.

 

Alvalade and Campo Grande

Nowadays, this is one of the most coveted areas to live in. The streets are wide open, and there is a very traditional neighbourhood atmosphere. It is excellent in terms of public transportation, local commerce and traditional stores. Families like living here because the houses and apartments are quite spacious. There are also a lot of parks and green areas, such as Mário Soares Garden (also known as Campo Grande Garden), the biggest garden in the centre of Lisbon.

 

Jardim do Campo Grande, Lisboa, Portugal.

Mário Soares Garden or Campo Grande Garden.

 


 

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Multidão em concerto à noite.

Mini Rock in Rio Lisbon
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Here’s a tip for the fans of festivals: This year, to celebrate the anniversary of Rock in Rio Lisbon, that will be free concerts at Belém Tower on the 6th, 7th and 8th of September. The festival organization promised a memorable event with great music, video mapping, pyrotechnics and the biggest fireworks ever seen in Tejo River.

 

Jardim da Torre de Belém, em Lisboa, Portugal.

Torre de Belém Garden.

 

The first edition of the festival happened in 1985 in Brazil. The initial idea was to take international artists to the stages of Latin America and give people the opportunity to see their idols closely. It was only in 2004 that the festival came to the Portuguese land. The first edition of International Rock in Rio took place in Lisbon, and later on in Madrid and Las Vegas. Nowadays, the organization is focused only in Brazil and Portugal.

 

Grupo de amigos num festival de música.

Group of friends at a music festival.

 

On the first day of the event, an Orchestra conducted by Rui Massena and composed by 60 musicians will perform the biggest success of the 15 years of Rock in Rio – Portugal. On the 7th of September, the main attraction is the British band, James. On the 8th, the Brazilian singer Ivete Sangalo, who performed in all the Portuguese editions of the festival, comes to the stage.

The concerts will be a preparation for the event that is going to take place in Brazil at the end of September and make the Portuguese people even more excited for the 2020 edition. We can expect that great things are coming!

 

Banda a tocar num festival de música.

Band playing in a music concert.

 


 

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Farol de Santa Marta, Cascais, Portugal.

Best day trips that are less than one hour away from Lisbon
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There is an infinite number of things to see and do in Lisbon. But, if you want to get to know a bit more of Portugal, you don’t have to go far. There are beautiful landscapes you can admire, mysterious palaces to visit and enchanted castles to get lost in less than one hour away from the capital.

Here are some of the best day trips from Lisbon:

 

Queluz

Just 20 minutes from Lisbon, you can find one of the most luxurious palaces of Portugal. The National Palace of Queluz was built between 1747 and 1794, and it’s famous for its architecture and landscape design. Outside, the beautifully trimmed gardens with fountains and sculptures invite you for a relaxing walk.

Palácio Nacional de Queluz,Portugal.

National Palace of Queluz.

 

Sesimbra

Sesimbra is a fishing town less than a 1-hour drive from Lisbon, surrounded by forests, cliffs and the ocean. If you want to know some Portuguese history, visit the Moorish Castle that used to guard the town. Once you reach the top, there is an impressive panoramic view over Sesimbra and the coastline.

Praia em Sesimbra, Setúbal, Portugal.

Ouro Beach and Califórnia Beach in Sesimbra.

 

Sintra

Sintra is a beautiful picturesque town, about 30 minutes from Lisbon. You can easily spend an entire day enjoying its castles, gardens and palaces. Start by exploring the National Palace or the incredible view of the Moorish Castle. Then, visit the romantic Pena Palace and continue the day in the mysterious gardens of Quinta da Regaleira. Don’t forget to go to Casa Piriquita to try delicious pastries like Travesseiros and Queijadas de Sintra.

Palácio da Pena em Sintra, Portugal.

Pena Palace in Sintra.

 

Cascais

This former fishing port, just 35 minutes from Lisbon, used to be the Portuguese nobility’s summer destination. There is a lot to see, including sandy beaches, exciting museums, pleasant parks and a lovely promenade full of bars and restaurants.

Farol de Santa Marta, Cascais, Portugal.

Santa Marta Lighthouse in Cascais.

 

Ericeira

Ericeira is located on the Portuguese west coast, about 40 minutes from Lisbon. This traditional fishing village is nowadays one of the most visited places for surf lovers. The beaches are wonderful, but the food is even better, with great restaurants famous for the seafood dishes.

Praia na Ericeira, Portugal.

Beach in Ericeira. Photo by Emília Paiva.

 

Mafra

About 40 minutes from Lisbon you can find one of the largest and most impressive monuments in Portugal: the Palace of Mafra. This magnificent palace from the 18th-century has 1200 rooms, 156 stairways, 29 inner yards and courtyards, and one of the most impressive libraries in the world. Take the opportunity to visit Tapada de Mafra, an enchanted forest perfect to have a nice walk.

Palácio Nacional de Mafra, Portugal.

The National Palace of Mafra.

 

Arrábida National Park

If you want a quiet day surrounded by nature, Serra da Arrábida is the perfect option for you. Here you can find beautiful white-sand beaches, breathtaking views, rare animal species and incredible caves. You can also visit the Arrábida Monastery and Azeitão, a small town well-known for its delicious cheese and pastries.

Parque Natural da Arrábida, Setúbal, Portugal.

Arrábida National Park in Setúbal.

 

Azenhas do Mar

Azenhas do Mar is one of the most beautiful pearls in the Portuguese coastline, and it used to be a vacation place for King D. Carlos. Enjoy a nice walk in the cliffs, and wander around the narrow streets of the village while admiring the houses decorated with ceramic tiles. There is also a natural pool worth visiting, that fills with the rise of the tide.

Praia nas Azenhas do Mar, Sintra, Portugal.

Azenhas do Mar Beach in Sintra.

 

Óbidos

Óbidos is about 1 hour away from Lisbon, but it’s worth the trip. The city is very charming and picturesque with a medieval castle, traditional houses and cobblestone streets surrounded by a wall. There are many events throughout the year, like the Medieval and the Christmas markets. Don’t forget to try Ginjinha or Ginja, a sweet alcoholic drink served in a chocolate cup. 

Vila de Óbidos, Leiria, Portugal.

Village of Óbidos in Leiria.

 


 

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What to pack for a summer festival.

What to pack for a summer festival
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Heading off for music concerts and camping this summer? Be prepared by checking out this list of essentials to take to the summer festivals.

 

First of all, there is one thing you cannot forget: your ticket! Carry it in your wallet, along with your documents and money. Put them in a small bag together with all your daily essentials (like your smartphone).

Now it’s time to pack your backpack: get a big one, preferably for camping, to fit everything you’ll need.

 

Girl having fun in a camping site.

Girl having fun at a camping site.

 

To have energy and a good mood every day, it is essential that you have a good night’s sleep. You will need to bring a mattress, a sleeping bag and a tent – preferably double-lined to maintain a mild temperature, as sometimes it gets a bit cold at night but gets warmer as the sun rises. It’s also good to have a tarp cover that you can hold to the trees, to make shade during the day and protect you from the humidity of the night.

 

Lots of people enjoying a music concert at night.

People enjoying a music concert at night.

 

As for your clothes, bring only comfortable ones. It’s better to pack old sneakers that you don’t mind getting damaged and slippers to wear at the campsite or to the beach, when available. For the beach also do not forget to bring a bathing suit or shorts, a towel and sunscreen. The latter is also essential for when you are watching the concerts under the sun.

With so much dust and sweat, you’ll want to do your daily hygiene. So bring your toiletries and a towel to shower and to brush your teeth. Don’t forget to bring wet wipes and the toilet paper too! Usually, the organization provides toilet paper, but it runs out fast.

 

Group of friends eating and drinking in camping.

Group of friends eating and drinking on a camping trip.

 

In your camp you can not miss clothespin and rope to extend your clothes and attach your tarp, a lantern, a blanket or light quilt for everyone to sit together, trash bags, power bank and phone chargers (with one extension and several entrances if you’re in a big group). If you’re going to cook, take a camping stove, some small pans, plates and cutlery.

Finally, good mood and a spirit of adventure are indispensable to make the most out of your summer festival experience. Have fun!

 

Group of girl friends having fun at a music concert.

Girl friends at a music concert.

 


 

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