Lisbon is the beautiful, hilly capital of Portugal that is extremely family friendly. We spent six weeks in Lisbon when our children were 2.5 years old and 10 months old. Spending this much time in Lisbon allowed us to really learn about the city and discover all it has to offer. We are happy to share the best Lisbon attractions that were popular with our toddler.
During a six week stay in Lisbon, our family explored the different parts of the city which often involved visiting playgrounds. Often we choose an area of the city to explore based on the location of nearby parks. It is a great way to see the real Lisbon and gives kids a chance to have fun while being a tourist.
Aix-en-Provence is a market lover’s paradise. This town has an outdoor market for every day of the week. Many days there are more than one market open. These markets in Aix-en-Provence were the reason we decided to stay in Aix for our month long stay. Every day we enjoyed venturing to all the different markets to buy fresh food for our lunch and evening meals.
The old town of Aix is very walkable with all of the markets located within a few minutes of each other. We would often start our day at the daily market and then continue on to each of the other markets with a stop at a café for a nice little rest and a treat.