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Address: Lisbon, Portugal
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Description: Wonderful sights delight walkers at every turn in this culturally rich and...
Wonderful sights delight walkers at every turn in this culturally rich and charming part of Lisbon, which through its architecture reminds visitors of its Visigothic roots, Arabic influence and fishing port heritage.
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most beautiful part of Lisbon

the most beautiful area of Lisbon go sunrise or sunset for the most amazing light! wonder the tny maze like cobble streets, drink sangria and beers for 1euro in the old-timer... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

the most beautiful area of Lisbon go sunrise or sunset for the most amazing light! wonder the tny maze like cobble streets, drink sangria and beers for 1euro in the old-timer spots, take photos at Porta do Sol and the beautiful Jardim Julio de 'something'... Chapito is a funky spot for drinks and views of the river and have Fados... More 

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Boliden, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

One of my favourite places to "get lost", take pictures and spend a nice time! Original shops and unusual cafés.

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Temuco, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

I enjoyed wandering up, down and around the small alleyways. Took the advice of other reviewers and was careful with my belongings and made sure I was around others--at one point I went down a small street and found myself alone and made sure to turn back around to a busier area--but I didn't experience anything sketchy. I felt a... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Nice neighbourhood worth visiting and don't miss the live fado music on the square in front of the Fado Museum!

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Interesting and cool place to walk around after visiting the castle. Its old and funky and has lots of cool unexpected shops and bars

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Alfama is beautiful,tradional Portuguese architecture with narrow streets.St George's castle is one of the wonderful buildings to see at the top if the hill.Do wear good walking shoes.The prices are aimed at tourists in the cafes so, if you're on a budget bring your own refreshments.

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Brownsville, Texas, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We went up to the top by TukTruck which is a neat way to go as the streets are very narrow and bumpy . It is a scooter with a covered setting in the back . It sounds like it may not make it up the steep hills but it does. Also the drivers are also great tour guides in... More 

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Aswan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Go here after 5 pm, or after visiting the castle and just walk around (trafic is almost impossible in the streets) and enjoy the athmosphere.

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Sutton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

not so posh but still very stylish quarter of Lisbon the second step to visit the city after visiting the centre

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Cleveland, Oh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

A walk through Alfama is on the must do list in Lisbon. It is the oldest part of town of great Arab influence with narrow and winding streets and it covers one of the hill of Lisbon. It is decadent and benignly neglected but it has a great charm and it is the soul and the spirit of Lisbon. There... More 

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Address: Lisbon, Portugal
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon

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