I am first of all a woman, second of all a mom to a girl and in third place a feminist. I have been working for more than a year with the Gender Equality Committee here in Portugal and relished this opportunity to study the #metoo movement since the begining of the 20th century. Hundreds of women helped shaped the city and the rights of citizen in the country and I plan to immerse yourself in…
We will meet at Graça, one of the most hectic, cultural and vibrant places in the city center. From there we will discover, schools, villages, viewpoints and coffee shops, where the Lisbon women have shaped their human rights. Get to know two viewpoints, have a traditional snack in a local and historic hidden cafe of the city, head on over to Alfama and lets finish in the Castle for you to see not…
We will visit several iconic but also hidden spots of the city in a not so explored area , while telling the tales of the women who inhabit this place over the centuries. Two of my favorite features of the city are the traditional factory villas and the viewpoints, because Lisbon is the city of breathtaking views. We will see several of these. Alfama and the Castle nighbourhood will end our tour with tales of two amazing women.