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I Spent Months in the Parts of Lisbon the Government Tries to Hide

Intendente is one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in Lisbon. But far away from the tourists, another reality exists.
Tiago Figueiredo
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Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Medium

"After the spirit left my body, my tutor told me that the spirit was Albert Einstein himself and that he had spoken through me for seven to ten minutes straight."
Madalena Maltez
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Tried to Smuggle Cocaine in a Fake Butt, Cops Say

They spotted him waddling around Lisbon's airport in the coke booty shorts.
Drew Schwartz
River Donaghey
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smugglers Stashed More Than 1,600 Pounds of Cocaine Inside Pineapples

The coke was coated in pineapple-yellow wax and hidden inside hollowed-out shells of the fruit.
River Donaghey
Hurricane Ophelia

Photos of Galicians Fighting Deadly Wildfires Together

Hurricane Ophelia fuels wildfires across Spain and Portugal, which have killed at least 32 people.
Felipe Carnotto
Portugal Forest Fires

How Survivors of Portugal's Deadliest Fire in Decades Saw Their Lives Turn to Ash

Dozens of people died in a fire that lasted for five days and destroyed an area the size of 30,000 football pitches.
Cláudio Garcia
The VICE Morning Bulletin

VICE Morning Bulletin

American Otto Warmbier dies after release from North Korea, Senate Democrats hold 'talk-a-thon' against Trumpcare, special election day in Georgia, and more.
VICE Staff

How to Travel on a Budget and Not Be a Dick About It

You can use these travel tips as long as you promise not to be a dick.
Celeste Yim

The Costa Rica Model: Why Decriminalization of Drug Use Sometimes Isn’t Enough

For a country reeling from drug trade violence, decriminalizing the use of drugs has done little to help.
Allison Tierney

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Florida braces itself for Hurricane Matthew, Drake postpones upcoming shows due to an ankle injury, and more.
VICE Staff

Inside a Music Festival in a Country Where All Drugs Are Decriminalized

At the Boom Festival, a biennial gathering held near the Spanish border last month, about 100 volunteers committed to round-the-clock care for people using drugs. I was one of them.
Kevin Franciotti

What It Looks Like When an Entire Country Is Watching a Single Soccer Match

People from all backgrounds, races, religions, and social classes got together in Lisbon's taverns to see their team win.
Niccolò Natali, Fulvio De Filippi