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Kosher/ Restaurants:

Lisbon:
-Genesis Lisboa Restaurant, https://www.instagram.com/genesislisbon?, Whatsapp: +351 961 491 327

Cascais (outside Lisbon):
-Chabad, for €25 you get a baguette, main dish, two side dishes, and dessert. A bottle of wine is €10. Delivery within Cascais is €10, delivery to Lisbon €40. 24-hour advance notice is required. chabadpt@gmail.com

Porto:
-Ibéria by Sababa Restaurant, https://www.instagram.com/iberiaporto?, Whatsapp: +351 910 079 657
-Hotel da Música, info@hoteldamusica.com, reservations required 24 hours in advance, has Shabbos meals available as well

Faro (Algarve region):
-Ezra’s Kosher Market, WhatsApp is +351 960 066 585. Kosher market available by appointment, Shabbos food/catering available with advance order.

Synagogue:

Lisbon:
-Shaare Tikvah Synagogue, visits@cilisboa.org

Cascais (outside Lisbon):
-Chabad, chabadpt@gmail.com

Porto:
-Synagogue Kadoorie Mekor Haim, info@comunidade-israelita-porto.org

Activities:

Lisbon:
- Lisboa Card if you plan on doing several museums/attractions and using public transport (https://www.lisboacard.org/)
- Shaare Tikvah Synagogue tour
- Castelo de S. Jorge
- Bairro Alto and Alfama neighborhoods (https://www.ricksteves.com/watch-read-listen/audio/audio-tours/spain-portugal-audio-tours)
- Pink Street
- Arco da Rua Augusta (great views from atop the arch)
- Praça do Comércio
- Lisboa Story Centre (Lisbon history museum)
- Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga
- Belém Tower
- Museu de Marinha
- Palácio Nacional da Ajuda
- Tiles Museum
- Carriage Museum.
- 1506 Jewish Massacre Memorial
- Livraria Bertrand Chiado- oldest bookshop in the world (continuously in operation since 1732)
- Overlooks: Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara, Miradouro de Santa Luzia, Miradouro das Portas do Sol, Miradouro da Graça
- Praça do Rossio
- Palace Fronteira
- Parque Eduardo VII
- Sharei Tikva Museum expected to open sometime in 2024
- Day trip to Cascais: Boca do Inferno, Mirador Casa de Santa María, walk the streets, Citadel of Cascais, Espaço Memória dos Exílios
- Day trip to Sintra: Pena Palace, Castelo dos Mouros, Sintra National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, Park and Palace of Monserrate, Queluz National Palace, Cabo do Roca, hike Cabo do Roca to Azhenas do Mar.

Porto:
- Livraria Lello (bookshop that inspired JK Rowling to write Harry Potter series)
- Jewish Museum of Porto (across the street from Synagogue Kadoorie Mekor Haim- reservations are required info@comunidade-israelita-porto.org)
- Museu do Holocausto do Porto
- Bolsa Palace
- Cais da Ribeira (promenade)
- Luís I Bridge
- Praça do Município
- Miradouro da Vitória (ovelook)
- Muralha Fernandina- Porto’s old city walls
- Day Trip to Douro Valley Region
- Day Trip to Aveiro ("Venice" of Portugal)

Alentejo Region:
- This region was inhabited by Jews prior to the inquisition. Notable towns include: Trancoso, Belmonte, Coimbra, Tomar, Castelo de Vide, Marvao, Elvas, & Evora

Algarve region:
- Beaches: Praia da Coelha, Praia de São Rafael, Praia da Falésia, Praia de Benagil, Praia do Carvalho, Algor Seco, Carvoeiro Boardwalk, Praia dos Estudantes, Praia de Dona Ana, Praia do Camilo, Ponta da Piedade
- Hiking: Seven Hanging Valleys Trail, Trail of Headlands
- Faro: Arco da Vila, Cidade Velha, Centro Histórico Judaico de Faro, Palácio de Estói
- Sagres: Torre de Aspa lookout, Fortalez de Sagres, Cabo de São Vicente
- Lagos: Castle of Lagos, Lagos Old Town
- Other: Benagil caves, Sand City in Lagoa, Castelo de Silves, Albufeira

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In July and August there will be a pop-up restaurant at Chabad in Cascais for lunch hours from Monday-Thursday.
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If I am staying for Shabbos in Lisbon, does it make more sense to stay near the Chabad house or Shaare Tikvah?

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If I am staying for Shabbos in Lisbon, does it make more sense to stay near the Chabad house or Shaare Tikvah?
Chabad is in Cascais, not in Lisbon.

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I was referring to the Lisbon district.

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I was referring to the Lisbon district.
As far as I know Share Tikvah doesn't offer meals.
Share Tikvah is in Lisbon, while Chabad is located in a seaside resort town.

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As far as I know Share Tikvah doesn't offer meals.
Share Tikvah is in Lisbon, while Chabad is located in a seaside resort town.
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Kosher restaurant opening in Lisbon.

https://www.instagram.com/genesislisbon?igsh=ZDNvb3dueHUxemVp

Whatsapp: +351 961 491 327

Updated wiki with Porto and Lisbon restaurant.
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