Museu Luso-Hebraico Abraham Zacuto
On a charming cobbled lane in the old town, you’ll find the country’s best-preserved medieval synagogue. Built between 1430 and 1460, it...
Museu dos Fósforos
This museum, reached via the lovely courtyard of the Convento de São Francisco, contains Europe’s largest collection of matchboxes....
Igreja de São João Baptista
The old town’s most striking church faces Praça da República, itself an eye-catching ensemble of 17th-century buildings alive with the...
A charming side-street bar with movie stills of Bogie.
At this charming backstreet eatery you can dine in the pretty pink-walled dining room or the breezy courtyard below. Seasonal specials...
Lonely Planet review
Popular with locals, this simple, appealing place has unbeatable prices plus a cosy tiled dining room and outdoor seating on a wide, leafy street.