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Portugal’s crowning city, Lisbon, offers many different ways to interact with locals, explore different cultures, and learn about history. Your family will never run out of exciting activities when visiting Lisbon with kids. Here are our top tips for where to go and what to do.

September 21, 2022

Lisbon With Kids: Where to Go and What to Do

Where to go in Lisbon with kids

Portugal is the oldest nation in Europe and has the monuments, architecture, and landmarks to prove its. Family-friendly activities abound in this welcoming and hospitable nation, bringing Portugal’s rich history to life. Here are a few of our favorite things to do when traveling Portugal with kids.

June 29, 2022

Portugal With Kids: Your Family’s Dream Itinerary

Portugal with kids

En route from Lisbon, to Galicia we decided to spend a night in the Douro Valley, Portugal’s famed wine region. We selected the Aquapura Hotel because it has a great reputation, was in good proximity to wineries and they were offering an amazing deal on the rooms. Our grand plan was as follows: 1.  Check […]

April 28, 2014

Wine Tasting with Kids in the Douro Valley, Portugal (Tales from the Road (Trip) … with Kids Part 4)

The beautiful infinity pool at Aquapura. Grapevines and the River Douro are the perfect backdrop.

Our Lisbon stop was short but with sufficient time to sample some great fare and a couple of ice cream shops as well.  Traveling through central Portugal, the Portugese Coast and parts of Spain with a 5-year-old and 11-month-old, we decided that it was easier on this trip to eat lunches out and cook dinners back […]

April 21, 2014

Eating with Kids in Lisbon, Portugal (Tales from the Road (Trip) … With Kids Part 3)

From Evora, Portugal we drove to the coast near Comporta where we stayed at Cocoon Eco Design Lodges.  I’m happy to report no mishaps on this leg of the trip.  In fact, both kids slept for a good portion of it. When we pulled up my husband said we booked to stay in a trailer […]

April 12, 2014

Tales from the Road (Trip) … With Kids Part 2 (Portugal Coast)

We started our two week road trip through Northern Portugal and Spain on Saturday. We packed the car in advance the night before so we could basically get up, feed the kids and go. Of course there were last minute things to do in the morning but we were in the car by 10:00 and […]

April 8, 2014

Tales from the Road (Trip) … With Kids Part 1 (Evora, Portugal)

Roman ruins in Evora, Portugal.