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"Praça da Figueira" is one of the iconic squares at Lisbon's "Baixa Lisboeta" or "Baixa Pombalina". After the terrible earthquake of 1755, the ruins of an old hospital were removed and the area re-urbanized, becoming, along the centuries, an important square. At the beginning of…
Great square to visit walk around and really take in the sights. This is a great place to pick up a tuk tuk ride from a local. We did a 1 hour tour and it was awesome. Look for SPR Tours with Pedro M. find him on FB @ #lisboatukexperience this man loves his city / country…
There are a lot of historical squares in Lisbon, most of them dominated by statues, fountains, or a little central parc. Lisbon is an amazing city and I loved every minute of our visit. What makes the Figueira Square important is that a few public trasnportation lines start from…
Praça da Figueira is a centrally located spot for shopping and food. There’s much to see in every direction, and you can board the tram straight to Belém from here.
Loved every moment. Conveniently located surrounded by restaurants shops & transportation walked everywhere including catching the #28. Friendly & helpful staff