Portugal – Tiles, Textiles and Cake

Buildings covered with tiles, Islamic ceramics from the Gulbenkian Museum in Lisbon, Sardine tin packaging, cheese made with sheep’s milk – here are some of the things that delight the eye and the palette in Portugal.

Burel in Porto (also Lisbon) is a wonderful shop full of woolen products made in contemporary designs on traditional machinery in the mountains of Portugal.

Confeitaria do Bolhao opposite the old market in Porto

Pastelaria Serrania near the Sao Bento railway station in Porto.

A Vida Portuguesa – a wonderful shop in Lisbon full of craft made products from all over Portugal: ceramics, toiletries, baskets, woolen rugs, clothes etc.

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