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Inside Background
On first glance, Lisbon can seem like a pretty old city, which proves history...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Portuguese culture is an incredible amalgamation of foreign influences, from...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Being home to over 2,000,000 people, Lisbon is one of Europe's safest cities...
Last edited: June 19, 2014
Lisbon is the westernmost capital city in continental Europe and is one of the...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
The geography of Lisbon can be confusing if you haven't been there. It's also a...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
For most travellers, Frommers and DK Witness are two very valuable resources as...
Last edited: June 09, 2015
Here are some of the locations for travel information while in Portugal : In...
Last edited: July 08, 2013
The biggest party of the city is the night eve of St. Antonio's day on 12th...
Last edited: July 02, 2013
  Avenida da Liberdade is Lisbon's main boulevard where all the top shops...
Last edited: June 18, 2013
Detailed information on places to listen to fado and Fado events in Lisbon...
Last edited: November 30, 2015
Inside Transportation
Lisbon airport is about 6 miles/9km  from the city centre. METRO / UNDERGROUND...
Last edited: November 18, 2015
City transport in Lisbon Public transport in Lisbon is reliable and good value...
Last edited: October 25, 2015
See bottom of article for info on passes. Lisbon has four main public...
Last edited: May 13, 2016
In order to rent a car in Portugal, one must pay attention to the following...
Last edited: February 18, 2016
The Alcãntara cruise dock is 3 miles / 4.8km from the city centre. There are...
Last edited: October 18, 2015
 Visting Lisbon city centre from a cruise ship There are two docks in Lisbon...
Last edited: October 18, 2015
How to get from point A to B in Lisbon. How much does it cost? How long doest...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Getting from Lisbon to Sintra Getting to Sintra from Lisbon is easy. There are...
Last edited: April 11, 2016
HOW CAN TRAVELLERS GET FROM LISBON TO PORTO? There is the choice of flying...
Last edited: November 18, 2015
Hello All, In this article you'll find tips to visit Sintra and Cascai, two...
Last edited: October 19, 2015
Inside Things to Do
The best view of Lisbon Take a "cacilheiro" across the river Tejo to Cacilhas...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
City Bar Lisbon Situated in the Bullfight Ringue of Campo Pequeno in Lisbon...
Last edited: June 08, 2009
Considered to be among the best in Europe, Lisbon is well known for its...
Last edited: December 19, 2015
If you are visiting Lisbon during the month of June and are looking for...
Last edited: June 21, 2006
The people of Lisbon have long had a history or being theatre goers, and to...
Last edited: November 16, 2012
Lisbon and its surrounding region is popular among golfers because of its...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Lisbon's main boulevard where all the top shops are located and you can easily...
Last edited: May 13, 2009
If you want to have a magnificent view of the whole city of Lisbon plus the...
Last edited: August 27, 2010
Lisbon is not part of the very expensive city of Europe but a lot of us are...
Last edited: February 01, 2016
Coolest park in entire city. Perfect place to chill, read a book or just hang...
Last edited: July 08, 2012
Places to visit: - Chiado/Rossio/Praca do Comercio, downtown with some nice...
Last edited: March 24, 2008
Lisbon - calm, scenic view Lisbon, like Rome, is build on 7 hills and the views...
Last edited: July 22, 2008
Here is a link to some of the finest viewpoints in Lisbon. Lisbon Scenic...
Last edited: March 19, 2008
Try some of the beaches south of Lisbon. Cross the bridge (or take the...
Last edited: April 17, 2013
The following information is an 2014 update from earlier posts as well as an...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
The Oceanarium They built the Oceanarium when they had their Expo 98, in a...
Last edited: June 27, 2007
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Last edited: July 28, 2009
Lisbon is the only European capital located near such a rich Bird &...
Last edited: October 07, 2012
Hours: Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am to 5:45 pm. Closed on Mondays and on the...
Last edited: February 10, 2013
Hours: Tuesday - 14:00-18:00; Wednesday to Sunday - 10:00-18:00 Closed on...
Last edited: October 11, 2012
St. George’s Castle On top of the highest hill in Lisbon sits St. George’s...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Basilica Da Estrela The Basilica Das Estrela is located at Largo da Estrela...
Last edited: September 24, 2012
Feira da Ladra is the lisbon flea market, where you can find real bargains of...
Last edited: November 03, 2013
São Vicente de Fora Monastery The São Vicente de Fora Monastery is located in...
Last edited: September 24, 2012
São Roque Church   The São Roque Church (Saint Roch Church – patron saint of...
Last edited: September 24, 2012
The Oceanarium is located at Parque do Nacoes, a redeveloped area of waterfront...
Last edited: April 13, 2013
Hours:   Monday to Friday: 1 pm to 5:30 pm Saturday: 10 am to 5:30 pm Closed...
Last edited: October 11, 2012
The Museum of Music is a collection of documents, art works, sound recordings...
Last edited: February 25, 2012
Hours:   Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00-18.00 Friday: 10.00-22.00 (Free entry from...
Last edited: October 11, 2012
Saint Engracia Church Saint Engracia Church is located at Largo de Santa Clara...
Last edited: September 24, 2012
Hours:   Tuesday to Sunday: 10am to 18pm Last entry: 17h30 pm. Closed: Mondays...
Last edited: February 10, 2013
The Associação Música Educação e Cultura ( AMEC) is a portuguese cultural...
Last edited: May 04, 2006
The Discoveries Monument The Discoveries Monument is located at Avenida de...
Last edited: September 25, 2012
The Monument to the Discoveries Across the street from the Jeronimos Monastery...
Last edited: January 04, 2010
Hours:   June to September: 10:30-11:00 am, 11:30-12 noon, Monday to Saturday...
Last edited: October 11, 2012
Inside Dining Scene
  One thing to watch out for when dining in Lisbon are the 'free' tasters they...
Last edited: December 01, 2011
Casa da India (49 rua do Loreto). Located in the bairro Alto. Not an Indian...
Last edited: August 23, 2013
Via Graça A restaurant with a fine international cuisine and a designer decor...
Last edited: May 16, 2008
Having dinner in a Fado restaurant is a uniquely Portugese experience.  These...
Last edited: March 31, 2008
Inside Portugal: For Foreign Visitors
The currency for Portugal is the Euro. In the ALGARVE region  you can...
Last edited: July 11, 2016
Border crossings When travelling between Portugal and another Schengen country...
Last edited: June 15, 2015
In case of an emergency, simply dial 112 on any phone for aid. Operators speak...
Last edited: January 04, 2012
A few basic Portuguese phrases include: Hello...
Last edited: May 12, 2016
This is some Useful Te... Information   oo ( zero zero ) is the International...
Last edited: January 04, 2012
Tipping Tipping in Portugal is just as important as in other parts of the...
Last edited: August 09, 2015
Changing Currencies in Alvor There is a small kiosk right opposite the...
Last edited: June 11, 2015
Watch Your Baggage When traveling in Portugal/Spain/Italy by train.  Keep your...
Last edited: June 11, 2015
Please visit the  http://www.visitp...   to look through a wealth of...
Last edited: May 11, 2016