What is it like living in Lisbon as an ex-pat? Have you ever wondered if you could do it, too? These are just a few of the topics we discuss at Lunch with Fern. I’m Fern, and I took the giant leap 4 years ago. Now, I live in a lovingly restored home in a grand 18th century building in the historic area of Bairro Alto. I’ve worked and traveled all over the world, but Lisbon is the city that was…
American ex-pats get to Lisbon via many different routes. The ex-pat community is welcoming and eager to share experiences and helpful information. At lunch, we’ll dine, drink and leisurely discuss everything you want to know about moving and living in Lisbon. We often have other ex-pats at the table so you can hear their experiences, too. Lunch will be served in my salon, a former music room, in…
Traditional with a Twist
Wine, Water and Juices
Chiado is one of the Lisbon's most sophisticated neighborhoods - perfectly located between the monumental area of Baixa and the bohemian nightlife of Bairro Alto. You are also within a walking distance from all the main places to visit and from all the typical neighborhoods like Principe Real, Rossio, Castelo and Alfama. Here you will find historic monuments, breathtaking viewpoints, Fado houses and fancy bars and restaurants.