Hotel Eva in Faro

Hotel Eva Given Faro is a small town, we knew it wouldn’t matter where we stayed for walking distance purposes. I had seen Hotel Eva featured in a Daily Telegraph article encouraging people to stay in Faro rather than venture out and when I looked the hotel up, it looked perfect. Marina view  Hotel Eva…

Ria Formosa Rooftop Restaurant and Bar at Hotel Faro

Ria Formosa Rooftop Restaurant and Bar at Hotel Faro http://hotelfaro.pt/ria-formosa-restaurant The Restaurant If there is one thing I love in general it’s a good view, so when I read about the rooftop restaurant, Ria Formosa (named after the national park in Faro) I just had to check it out. Situated on the fourth floor of…

Aperitivo Restaurant and Bar Faro

Aperitivo Restaurant and Bar Faro http://www.aperitivobar.pt/ Only moments away from where we stayed at Hotel Eva is Aperitivo, a cocktail bar and tapas restaurant with a large outside area and a dimly lit modern interior. Aperitifs We started off with vermouth (homemade!) aperitif based cocktails from the lovely bartenders who are just so creative with…

Lisbon Itinerary

HOTEL IN LISBON I stayed in the Sana Reno Hotel in Sao Sebastaio – http://www.reno.sanahotels.com/ which is a 3 minute walk to the nearest Metro and no more than 6-8 euros in a taxi to town (very cheap when you have four of you!) The hotel was around £35 a night including breakfast, which was a…

Restaurants in Lisbon

Restaurants in Lisbon O Botecto Barrio Alto: Rua do Gremio Lusitano 14, Lisbon 1200-212, Portugal  Great find just off a side street in Barrio Alto, O Boteco serves traditional Portugese food with an Italian twist. Tables outside for al fresco dining and cute inside area as well. The food and drink were good quality and…