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Getting Around Lisbon
Discovering : Best Adventures

How to maximize your day in Lisbon

Maximize your day in Lisbon using the Day Pass and Public Transport Day pass benefits As mentioned in our last Blog & Video, we decided to buy a 3 Days pass from the Lisbon airport. Since we planned to stay in Lisbon for the next 72 hours, we maximized the use of the pass !  Stay tuned to find out how. We selected the option which allowed us to get around by: Carris & Metro. Once the pass is validated, it runs for an unlimited amount of journeys over the following 72 hours. We visited in October 2019 (to give perspective and since prices may vary) and it cost us $18.00 Euros per person. Feel free to use the following website

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Lisbon view
Discovering : Best Adventures

4 Suggestions when first Arriving In Lisbon

Here are our  4 Suggestions when first arriving in Lisbon as top recommendations for a better experience when you arrive in Lisbon, Portugal.  Check out our blog, pictures and video within ! Consider taking the metro downtown Buying the metro ticket or day pass Consider renting a locker Speak with locals ! Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links, meaning We receive a commission if you decide to purchase using our links mentioned in this page, however at no additional cost to you. Your plane just landed, now what ? 1. Consider taking the metro downtown Getting in Lisbon old town by Metro Once you clear customs, you can search for the free wifi signal and plan your ride into town.  Lisbon Humberto

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Veteran's monument
Canada

Discovering Cape Breton

Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links, meaning We receive a commission if you decide to purchase using our links mentioned in this page, however at no additional cost to you. Discovering Canada’s Maritimes Discovering Cape Breton, NS Where : Cape Breton, Nova Scotia Suggested Timeline : Full Day + June 30 – 2018 – Day 6  Crossing Bridge from PEI back to NB – Cape Breton National Park - NS   Getting to Cape Breton from PEI Next day we debated whether to take a ferry or the bridge out of PEI.  We contacted the Ferry and found out they charged a full round trip, regardless if you're coming back to the island.  We decided to take the Confederation Bridge, however cheaper was

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Charlottetown waterfront
Canada

Discovering Charlottetown, PEI

Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links, meaning We receive a commission if you decide to purchase using our links mentioned in this page, however at no additional cost to you. Discovering Canada’s Maritimes Discovering Charlottetown, PEI Where : PEI, Charlottetown Suggested Timeline : 90-120 minutes (+ for the restaurant) June 29 – 2018 – Day 5 (afternoon) After lunch at the Chowder Bar, we drove to Charlottetown (capital of PEI), a small but really charming city. It's interesting architecture style with old style British buildings exudes a fun environment throughout the city.  Getting started First you'll need to secure a parking space. We weren't sure about all the rules, so we parked the car in the center in front of an old

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Lighthouse entrance
Canada

Discovering Point Prim Lighthouse

Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links, meaning We receive a commission if you decide to purchase using our links mentioned in this page, however at no additional cost to you. Discovering Canada’s Maritimes Discovering Point Prim Lighthouse Where : PEI, Point Prim  Suggested Timeline : 45-60 minutes (+ for the restaurant) June 29 – 2018 – Day 5  Point Prim Lighthouse and Chowder Bar Day 5 started off with a grey sky, cold and raining.  For this reason, we took our time getting ready to leave since we weren't in a rush to get wet. We got ready and we drove to Point Prim Lighthouse.  The Lighthouse is located at the end of Point Prim Road and appears to be open during

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Discovering Anne of Green Gables
Canada

Discovering Anne of Green Gables

Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links, meaning We receive a commission if you decide to purchase using our links mentioned in this page, however at no additional cost to you. Discovering Canada’s Maritimes Discovering Anne of Green Gables Where : PEI, Anne of Green Gables  Suggested Timeline : 90-120 minutes + June 28 – 2018 – Day 4  Crossing the Confederation bridge to PEI  FYI : Crossing the Confederation bridge toward PEI is free, you pay on the way out !    As we left Shediac with our bellies full of Lobster, we crossed the bridge and headed to Green Gables Heritage Place. This is the setting for the famous 1908 Canadian novel “Anne of Green Gables”.  11 years ago, Eli’s

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Cape Enrage hidden gem
Canada

Discovering Cape Enrage

Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links, meaning We receive a commission if you decide to purchase using our links mentioned in this page, however at no additional cost to you. Discovering Canada’s Maritimes Discovering Cape Enrage Where : New Brunswick, Cape Enrage Interpretive Centre  Suggested Timeline : 90-120 minutes June 27 – 2018 – Day 3  Day three started around the Fundy National Park, however after a few quick stops, we decided to go visit Alma Village. There is a small, but beautiful beach with a walking path. We bought some sandwiches in a small local supermarket and had an ice cream for desert.  After this small lunch break, we drove to Cape Enrage Interpretive Centre.  It wasn't on our list, but the signs of

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