Xabregas is where ALEXANDER RYBAK, from NORWAY, filmed his Eurovision Song Contest 2018 Postcard.
Because Xabregas is one of Lisbon neighbourhoods where Urban Art was born and some prestigious artists, like Tamara Alves, work. Local artists like Vhils or Bordalo II (who creates pieces of art from trash) are now worldwide names
HOW TO GET THERE?
Look around! Urban art is all over Lisbon.
WHAT TO DO?
Visit the Graça literary walk (murals depicting the Portuguese writers who lived in the neighbourhood), the facade of one of the buildings of LX Factory in Alcântara with a portrait by Vhils, the Fado Vadio, portrayed in a series of facades going up Rua da Madalena and Escadinhas de São Cristóvão on the way up to Castelo de São Jorge.
WHAT NOT TO MISS?
To be really sure you don’t miss a work of art that can be just by your side, get a good Lisbon Urban Art Guide!