The original recipe for the small, popular cupcakes with vanilla cream filling is said to have come from monks from the Jerome Monastery. Café Pasteis de Belem owns the original recipe and allegedly only 3 pastry chefs know the original personally. Nevertheless, there are some other great cafés where you can try Pasteis de Nata!
Never been to Lisbon? Add it to your bucket list in 2023!
If you've never visited Lisbon before, you should definitely add it to your travel bucket list for this year! 💚 Check out our blog to find out what makes Alfama, the old town of Lisbon, so amazing! 🇵🇹
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The tram lines in historic Lisbon are not to be missed
Have you been to Lisbon before? If you're going this year, don't miss the historic tram lines! 💚 Tram line 28E is the most famous one - but tram line 12E is amazing as well (and way less crowded). 🐒
Find out what makes Lisbon's old town Alfama so special
Have you ever been to Lisbon before? If it's on your bucket list, don't miss Alfama - the old town of Lisbon. 🇵🇹 Visit beautiful churches, take a ride on the traditional streetcar or enjoy the view from one of the viewing platforms 💚