Ana Paula Sabido’s Lisbon
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Your name: Ana Paula Sabido
Your role: Head of the Reproductions Unit in the National Library of Portugal
What is your favourite cultural institution to visit in Lisbon?
My favourite is another vote for the Museu de Arte Antiga.
What’s your favourite restaurant in Lisbon?
Portuguese gastronomy and finally Mercado da Ribeira (Cais do Sodre), which is a food hall with a great choice of food and wine.
Best place for a drink?
Esplanada do Miradouro da Graça, Esplanada de São Pedro de Alcântara, Rio Maravilha (Lx Factory, Alcântara) and Clube dos Ferroviários (Santa Apolónia).
Favourite coffee spot?
This one is simple: Try A Padaria Portuguesa.
What is the coolest neighbourhood in Lisbon?
Alfama, for the typical Lisbon architecture and Fado music.
What is your favourite neighbourhood in Lisbon?
Bairro Alto, one of Lisbon's most emblematic neighborhoods and with a fantastic restaurant and bar scene.
What is your ‘foodies’ tip for Lisbon?
I can’t name one! If you are in Lisbon for a few days, try as many of these as you can:
What activity/place should all visitors to Lisbon do/visit?
If you only had 2 hours in Lisbon, what would you do?
Personally, I’d head to the Estádio José Alvalade (home of Sporting Lisbon) — but I’m kidding — visit Belém and enjoy all it has to offer.