Lisbon

Once the center of the richest empire in Europe, Lisbon now faces one of the worst financial crises in the EU. But even as it struggles with rising debt and unemployment, Tony finds out that Lisbon is experiencing a cultural and culinary renaissance.

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Tony Bourdain plays chinquilho in Lisbon
Tony Bourdain plays chinquilho in Lisbon

Tony Bourdain plays chinquilho in Lisbon

Tony plays the game chinquilho with a local player and chef Ljubomir Stanisic (right). 960 1280

  

Tony Boudain at a restaurant in Lisbon

Tony Boudain at a restaurant in Lisbon

Tony with chef Henrique Sa Pessoa at the Mercado de Alvalade Norte. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain goes fishing in Lisbon

Tony Bourdain goes fishing in Lisbon

Tony goes octopus fishing off the coast of Lisbon. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in Lisbon

Tony Bourdain in Lisbon

Tony chats with the Dead Combo (Tó Trips, right, and Pedro V. Gonçalves, left) at the café-bar Sol e Pesca. 960 1280

  

City streets of Lisbon

City streets of Lisbon

A picturesque shot of Lisbon with narrow streets and classic cable cars. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain takes a picture of food in Lisbon

Tony Bourdain takes a picture of food in Lisbon

Both Tony and cameraman Todd Liebler take photo shots of the cooked octopus in the coastal town of Cova do Vapor. 960 1280

  

Tony at a restaurant in Lisbon

Tony at a restaurant in Lisbon

Tony deep in conversation at chef Ljubomir Stanisic's restaurant -- 100 Maneiras. 960 1280

  

Pedro V. Gonçalves performs in Lisbon

Pedro V. Gonçalves performs in Lisbon

Pedro V. Gonçalves of the Dead Combo performs at the Tivoli Theater in Lisbon. 960 1280

  

Tony has a drink in Lisbon

Tony has a drink in Lisbon

Tony tries ginjinha, a liqueur made from Morello cherries. 960 1280

  

Residential streets of Lisbon

Residential streets of Lisbon

A residential scene in Lisbon. Can you imagine climbing these steps each day? 960 1280

  

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