Hi, I’m Alex


Hi, I’m Alex

I’ve lived in Lisbon for 3 years

I speak English and some Portuguese

I am Freelance writer


Hey there! I'm Alex, your friendly and enthusiastic local host in Lisbon, here to show you the vibrant side of this captivating city. With charm and empathy, I'll make sure your Lisbon experience is amazing. I love Lisbon's textured beauty - the historic center and its stories make it a pleasure to explore. The city's diverse culture and the opportunity to uncover hidden gems excite me. As an expert in Queer Lisbon and LGBTQ cultures, I'll unveil the city's unique stories. I'll also delve into the social and political history of dictatorship and the 1974 Revolution, shaping today's Portugal. Join me on this unforgettable journey through Lisbon's magic. Let's create memories and discover the city's wonders together. Lisbon awaits!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts expertise Arts Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise History Hosts expertise Photography Hosts expertise Architecture Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Local cuisine Food markets Cinema Street art Parks Gardens Scenic routes Hikes Political history Economic history Social history Architectural history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Local beers Street markets Popular culture Religious customs Rituals & ceremonial customs Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Traditional art Folk art Contemporary art Art history Second-hand markets Bookstores Post-modern architecture Baroque architecture Traditional music

Experiences I love to host