the celebrations of the Popular Saints, all over the city you can find
These are huge popular parties on the streets.
The Arraiais Populares
are more traditionally celebrated in old neighbourhoods but you can
find them in
lots of other places.
Thousands of people come to the street to celebrate.
there with some
You can eat, drink, dance and meet new people. In other words - have a blast!
and Sé are
the most popular of the all old neighbourhoods.
You can barely walk in the street, because it's absolutely crowded!
bars are open to public and people (especially young people) dance
outside. The music here is not the traditional Portuguese popular music.
Here you can listen to some modern and disco music.
(Click on the pictures to enlarge.)
be surprised to see some unexpected things.
Some shops (like for example, a butchery
or a clothes shop) have the doors opened to sell cold water, beer and
Others, like this Antiques House (in the picture below), play some
music to the street for us
to dance. Very cool...
In these nights, anything can happen here in Lisbon...
Check out more photos of the Arraiais
the pictures to enlarge.)
Never forget that, better than watching some pictures, is being there
and experiment it by
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