Lisbon for Design Lovers

Portugal, Lisbon Guide (B): Lisbon for Design Lovers

Lisbon is the place to be at the moment and is great city for design lovers. The Portuguese capital is happening, full of life, buzzing, exciting and unsurprisingly attracts a lot of visitors.

I spent a lot of my time in Lisbon just wandering the streets, impressed and touched by the beauty of its architecture and it’s cool vibe.

Design lovers will be delighted by the famous Portuguese tiles. They are stunning and you’ll see them everywhere around the city. They even have their own museum (more about that below).

If you’re in Lisbon on short visit, head straight to LX Factory, definitely one of the most trendy places to visit in Lisbon. It’s a former textile factory converted into a stylish shopping and dining centre with a strong hipster vibe.

Go there to enjoy a brilliant selection of design shops, some of them I mention in this post below. While you’re there, don’t miss out on Ler Devagar, the bookshop with a flying bike!

A perfect shop for vintage lovers. This shop has a very unique feel. It’s full of antiques, curated and renewed by the owner. It has a lot of beautiful, collectible furniture, as well as lamps, toys, typewriters and all sorts of surprises. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Lisbon for Design Lovers
Guide Location: Portugal » Lisbon
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: LX Factory   Ler Devagar   REAL Slow Retail Concept Store   Stock the nature   The National Tile Museum   Feira da Ladra – Flea Market  
Author: Tal Hayoun
Read it on author's website: http://brightnomad.net/lisbon-portugal-design/

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