A GUIDED VISIT TO TO FOLLOW THE STEPS OF THE ALLIED AND AXIS SPIES LISBON
Date and time: Saturday, 9th October, 2021, at 15.00.
Programme: An expert guide will lead us on a walking tour downhill through the streets of Lisbon to show us the haunts of the spies who were notoriously active during WW2 in neutral Portugal. We will visit hotels, cafés, and meetings points where these spies often crossed paths in their not-so-discreet attempts to gain information.
This activity will be entirely outdoors. The use of a face mask is advisable, but not obligatory. Maximum of 30 participants, with applications being treated on a first-come-first-served basis.
Meeting Point: in front of the main entrance to the Hotel Tivoli, Avenida de Liberdade, 185 (near the Avenida Metro).
Parking: paid parking is available in the underground car parks at Marquês de Pombal or Restauradores.
Price: €12.00 (payable on the day); €15 for non-Members.
Booking a place: Please confirm your participation by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, 6th October, indicating the following details which are required for insurance purposes: Name(s); Phone No./Email; Date(s) of birth.
Bibliography: the folllowing make highly recommended reading regarding the activities of Allied and Axis spies in Lisbon during WW2:
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