Our hood, Estefânia

Our hood, Estefânia

Welcome to our neighborhood, Estefânia At Lisbon Cooking Academy, we’re not only proud of our city, Lisboa, we are also super proud of our beautiful and local neighborhood, Estefânia. Estefânia, part of Arroios, got its name from Estefânia Frederica Guilhermina Antónia – bless her looong name, queen of Portugal married to D. Pedro V in 1858. This power women became…

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Portuguese people are weird

Portuguese people are weird

And this is what we love to eat   We Portuguese people are weird. Who hasn’t heard about girls wearing their mustaches as if they were in the 50’s, boys flirting with them in the middle of the street, grandmas staring at the show from their windows whilst cuddling their well fed cats. All very true. In the movies. In…

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