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Dinner in Cacilhas (O Cais) https://footstepexplorers.com/event/dinner-in-cacilhas-o-cais-2019-02-26/ This time we are going for dinner to the far away south side of the river – Cacilhas. We are meeting at Cais do Sodré and taking a 5 minutes boat to Cacilhas. Then in Cacilhas we will walk 3 minutes to the restaurant. There are boats running until around midnight. This is a speacilly good area for eating fish. We are going to the restaurant – O Cais. https://www.zomato.com/grande-lisboa/o-cais-cacilhas/info You can see the menu here: https://www.zomato.com/pt/grande-lisboa/o-t%C3%BAnel-cacilhas/menu We will need to use the zapping card ( http://footstepexplorers.com/zapping-card/ ) to get there. The return ticket is 2,5€. The meeting point is in front of Cais do Sodré train's ticket office (on the roads level). https://footstepexplorers.com/meeting-point/cais-do-sodre-train-station/ Bom apetite!
Visiting House-Museum Medeiros e Almeida https://footstepexplorers.com/event/house-museum-medeiros-e-almeida-2018-03-02/ Cost: Free The Medeiros e Almeida Foundation was created in 1972 under the Founder’s name, António Medeiros e Almeida who donated to his country, the house where he lived for 30 years, as well as, his art collection bought all life long which includes clocks / watches, Chinese porcelains, painting, furniture, goldsmithery and jewellery, sacred art, sculpture and textiles. http://www.casa-museumedeirosealmeida.pt/the-house-museum/the-collector/?lang=en We are going to visit the space in a guided tour in the first Saturday of February. We will meet in front og the museum at 11:45. https://www.google.pt/maps/place/Casa-Museu+MEDEIROS+E+ALMEIDAemail@example.com,-9.1482544,16.75z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0xd193379c74dd489:0xc6842a811371a5af!8m2!3d38.7216926!4d-9.1491394 The visit will last until 1 pm.
Hike in the Valleys of Ericeira Cost: 20€ [10€ Bus + 10€ Organization] We are going for a hike in the west region, along the beautiful valleys of Ericeira. We will walk in a very green area and end up in Ericeira's beach. Here there are some images of what we are going to see: http://footstepexplorers.com/event/hike-in-the-valleys-of-ericeira-2019-03-16/ We will start visiting José Franco's Potary, which is located between Mafra and Ericeira. José Franco was a potter who create in his house a small “village” reassembling the traditional countryside's live in Portugal in meddle XX century. https://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aldeia_t%C3%ADpica_de_Jos%C3%A9_Franco https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attraction_Review-g189159-d5244927-Reviews-Aldeia_Tipica_Jose_Franco-Mafra_Lisbon_District_Central_Portugal.html It is also a wonderful place to buy traditional products like, cheese, 'pão com chourico' and cakes. Then we are going for a hike in a valley that will bring us to coast – Ericeira. We are going to walk for about 2 hous / 8 km. We will stay for about one hour in Ericeira and then return to Lisbon by bus. I am expecting to be back in Lisbon, Campo Grande around at 19:30. The charge for this trip is 10 € per person, which already includes a Personal Accident Insurance. What to bring: - water; - comfortable shoes; - long pants (because of the ticks). We are going to travel by bus. The tickets are bought from the driver. We will meet in metro station Campo Grande [green and yellow line of metro]. I will be in from of the metro's ticket office wearing a red cap. This place is one level above the road. The bus leaves at 13:15. Lets go to Ericeira. Licence: RNAAT - 1310/2017 This activity includes a Personal Accident Insurance.