Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


Divina Comédia
The flamboyant decor in this now-restful bar reflects its vibrant past as a Brazilian Music Bar. Although music is now absent, the atmosphere is still relatively buzzy after 11pm..
Café de São Bento
The Rua de Sao Bento also houses a glamorous shopping scene making The Cafe de Sao Bento an ideal place to rest with a glass of wine.
Café Diário
Fabulously located in an area dense with lively bars and eateries, Cafediario remains a popular choice for locals and tourists alike, who enjoy being within the hub of the vibrant social area.
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Quinta da Penha Longa
Considered one of the best courses in Europe, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr, Quinta da Penha Longa has played host to Portuguese Open in the past.
Quinta da Marinha Golf
A notable challenge even for an experienced golfer, this course has holes behind cliffs and slopes that lead to the sea.
Lisbon Sports Club
A much more wet and wild golfing experience, this course is crossed by the River Jamor and is the second oldest in Portugal.
Golfe do Estoril
One of the most beautiful courses in Europe, with a training ground toimprove all areas of your game. There is no excuse not to hit the greenat Estoril Sol.
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Come Prima
Representing the more romantic side of busy Lisbon, Italian restaurant Come Prima exudes charm and character, serving up high quality, traditional dishes without compromising on value.
Blogger Ana Silva heads back to Portugal
With the last vestiges of summer ebbing away, blogger Ana Silva heads back to Portugal to drown her sorrows...
Review: Inspira Santa Marta, Lisbon
Globe-trotter and Hg2 blogger Ana Silva checks in at Lisbon's Inspira Santa Marta; a sustainable hotel that revolves around the concept of feng shui.
A weekend in Lisbon with Ana Silva
Ana Silva tells us all about her indulgent weekend in Lisbon, from her stay at the Sheraton Lisbon to the custard tarts of Portas do Sol.
Hg2 Lisbon is now online
The second edition of Hg2 Lisbon is now online. Hedonist Guyan Mitra reveals all about what's happening in this 'Rio on the Med' in a sneak preview.
Lisbon – A Scaled-Down City Guide
Freelance journalist Guyan Mitra has compiled a concise city guide on the best of the Portuguese capital.

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