PlasmaSurf Summer CourseWhere Physics and Summer meet
Summer School Venue
This year venue will be Pousada da Juventude de Almada, a Hostel with a magnificent panoramic view of Lisbon as seen from the other side of river Tejo. Right nearby is Costa da Caparica, a favorite spot for surface water sports such as surfing, windsurfing and sailing. Close by is Pragal train station (20 min. walking or 5 min. by taxi, which is less than 5€).
Further useful information is available at the Hostel's website.
After arriving in Lisbon
1. Catch the Metro de Lisboa red line in the Airport and stay in the metro until the last stop: São Sebastião. There, change to the blue line direction Reboleira and get out after two stops in Jardim Zoológico .
2. Exit the subway and go to the Sete Rios train station, right above the subway, but if you happen to get out the station it's an easily recognizable building.
There, take the Fertagus train: Roma-Areeiro - Setúbal and exit two stops after, on stop Pragal.
3. From Pragal train station, you can take any bus from TST to the stop Pragal (Hospital) or take a taxi to the Hostel.
Total travel time is around 60 minutes depending on the time of day. The total fare is about 5€ (Rechargable "Zapping" ticket 0,50€ + 5€ is enough for Metro and Train tickets).