Lisbons Mercado da Ribeira


Mercado da Ribeira is one of the oldest markets in Lisbon as it was built in 1885. And it’s also the biggest and most important fresh market in Lisbon. At Mercado da Ribeira you can find flowers, fruit, fish, meat, bread and almost any kind of food. Most locals buy the food here, so should you.

But probably the best part of Mercado da Ribeira is all those trendy bars and eateries that surround it. The market is frenzy all the mornings and later the life in bars sparks. Usually there’s also live music, dance, exhibition, performances…

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Equity Point environment compromise

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Equity Point  Hostel chain is compromised with the environment so it has implemented an energy saving system. In a first stage we have installed LED technology systems at Equity Point Centric at Passeig de Gràcia 33 in Barcelona. This measure will allow us to save up to the 70% of the energy with an important CO2 emission reduction, and thus contribute to a more sustainable development.

London Olympic Games 2012: Activities Schedule


The London 2012 Olympic Games are getting closer, and will start on July 25th. So the Olympic Committee has released the complete activities schedule of the Games. Thus everyone can plan the summer holydays to attend to their favorite sport games.

At London Olympic Games there will be 640 competitions divided in 39 categories and 26 sports. There have been also released the locations of every game, so it’s easier for everyone to plan their trips.
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Equity Point Lisboa at the news

Last weekend Equity Point Lisboa appeared at the TV news from RTP, the national Portuguese TV channel.

It’s a short report about how to travel to Lisbon spending just 150 Euros in three days. Don’t you think it’s possible? Sleeping at Equity Point Lisboa is the key, but they also show some tips to have some good traditional dishes.

There are no excuses to have s short trip to Lisbon, a great city with several historical spots to visit and an amazing nightlife. And remember; if you want to go to Portugal visit our Lisbon Hostel.