The 500 Hidden Secrets of Lisbon reveals these good-to-know addresses and many more. Miguel Júdice selected 500 great places to be and interesting facts about his home town, Lisbon, like the restaurant of photographer and cooking aficionada Adriana Freire, that provides jobs as part of a social integration program, an artwork created in Alfama by street artist Vhils as a tribute to Fado’s legendary performer Amália Rodrigues, or a floating artwork on the Tagus river that serves as an allegorical correspondance between an iconic Lisbon ferryboat, the cacilheiro, and the picturesque Venetian vaporetto.
This is a book for visitors who want to avoid the usual tourist spots and for residents who are keen to track down the city’s best-kept secrets. 500 addresses and facts in total, presented in original lists of 5. Maps & index included.