National Theatre D. Maria II in Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal

The National Theatre D. Maria II in Lisbon, Portugal. Photo by: Feligenio Medeiros

The city of Lisbon in Portugal is quickly becoming a top world destination for vacation seekers.
Situated in the west coast of the Iberian peninsula it is also the closest European country for Americans desiring to cross the Atlantic for a taste of the old world.
A small country with lots of visual charm and century-old traditions Portugal has lots of historical sites to visit, breathtaking natural views and some of the best beaches in the world.


About Author

Feligenio Medeiros is the co-founder and editor of the digital magazine FEEL PORTUGAL IN THE USA. In July 2013 he, along with David Mendonça, co-founded the Portuguese-American Cultural Exchange, Inc. ( a non-profit organization that engages US and Portuguese cultures through fado music. In 2012 he launched the website, an online resource to identify venues featuring live fado in the US and a site dedicated to promoting Portuguese food and the Portuguese restaurants in New England. Feligenio is one of the founders of the Woburn Residents’ Environmental Network. In 2003 he started the Woburn Summer Concert Series, which continues to this day. He is a former owner of the Vellucci Insurance Agency, Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts, a business that he owned until 2008. Feligenio’s digital media and web design experience expressed on his extended website portfolio featuring Portuguese restaurants, clubs, and organizations. He is also a passionate professional photographer specializing in food photography, fado events and performers. Feligenio is a US citizen and a native of the Azores Islands.

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