Staying in the Portuguese capital can be a thrifty experience if you know where to go. Start with finding a nice budget place to lay your head at night.
Lisbon Central Hostel is, well, right in the middle of the city. It’s a great location next to Marques de Pombal Metro, and walking distance from many of the top attractions. There are both dorm and private rooms available.
Good Morning Hostel is also centrally located and offers comfortable beds in dorms or privates. The staff is known to be incredibly helpful and welcoming, so it’s a good place to start if you are looking to book daytrips from the city.
The Independente Hostel is right near Rossio train station, and is housed inside the former residence of the Swiss ambassador to Portugal. It’s at the confluence of Bairro Alto, Principe Real and Chiado neighborhoods, all known for vibrant street life.
Perhaps the best located hostel for keen sightseers is Home Hostel Lisbon. It’s in the Baixa district, with many of the top sights nearby.
For a more luxurious hostel experience, check out Lisbon Poets Hostel. It’s by Chiado Metro and offers great views over the surrounding area.
Among the world’s most coveted food capitals today, Macau (officially a Special Administrative Region of China) tops many a list. The 12-square-mile city is home to 19 Michelin-starred restaurants, nine Bib Gourmand and the world’s first fusion cuisine, and was recognized in 2017 as a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy for its singular culinary scene, but its street food culture may be its most popular feature with in-the-know travelers. Here are five top street dishes to prowl for in Macau.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
The Toilo Toiletry Bag is marketed as the most functional toiletry bag ever. In fact, it’s the future of toiletry bags. With more than 20 features it’s billed as an all-in-one option for travelers and weekend warriors who need a sturdy bag for everyday use.
Start your explorations of Gettysburg with breakfast, but not just any breakfast. Gettysburg has many delightful bed and breakfasts worth a stay. If you book a stay at Baladerry Inn, you not only get a comfy, spacious guestroom in a historic home once a Civil War hospital, but you also dine on a scrumptious, hearty breakfast each morning, and it’s all included in your room rate.
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.