This day in Portuguese History – Proclamation of the Republic

One hundred and six years ago, on the 5th of October, the Portuguese Republic was established after a coup d’état that overthrew the Bragança...

Vintage Portugal – Lisbon’s vintage movie theaters

For this edition of Vintage Portugal I’ve chosen to showcase one of my favourite aspects of Lisbon’s urban landscape, the Art-Deco movie theaters. Some...

Lisbon Earthquake of 1755

Lisbon Earthquake of 1755 - This day in Portuguese History For this edition of our blog series "This day in Portuguese History" we touch on...