In Ílhavo the Vista Alegre Museum and Hotel reveals the background of this world-renowned porcelain manufacturer.
Shops, markets and brands
The Portuguese are creative people. Not just in traditional ways, but also in modern forms of art and design. That means you can find amazing brands throughout the country as well as many local artisan shops.
Besides that you will definitely want to take some flavours of Portugal back home with you. Wines, olive oils, cheeses, sausages and licors; whatever fits your suitcase. Bucket List Portugal helps you know where to go, by showing you our favourite shops and markets.
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Christmas in Lisbon: markets, lights and food
How to get in the mood for Christmas in Lisbon: find the best markets, lights and food
Books, gin and comfort in the Literary Man in Óbidos
A bookshop, library, gin bar, restaurant and hotel in just one place
Mar d’Estórias, a shop with a view in Lagos
The perfect place to get that special souvenir and relax with a drink on the amazing rooftop terrace
Manteigaria: pastéis de nata in the heart of the city
Try the typical Portuguese custard tarts in one of the shops in Lisbon or Porto
Bookstore Lello & Irmão: a must-see in Porto
This bookstore is one of the prettiest in the world