Welcome to your one-stop destination for souvenirs absolutely dripping with Portuguese cultural kitsch. Where else can you take your pick of a relentlessly eclectic assortment of lavender waters, handicrafts, votive statues of Saint Anthony, even pomades? Located in an ancient warehouse, A Vida Portuguesa exudes a retro-grunge vibe which attracts an interesting clientele of hipster tourists and trend savvy locals. Hemingway would appreciate the notebook designed by Serrantes. In the spirit of good taste you should pick one up along with a couple of soaps by Claus Porti.
Visitors can imagine what a Portuguese aristocratic home looked like during Lisbon's glory days.... Read more