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Lisbon, Portugal's capital, and is beautifully situated on the Atlantic coast at the mouth of the River Tagus. The city is very influenced by that Portugal was a great seafaring nation 500 years ago.
This is the home town of Vasco da Gama and Henry the Navigator, and the famous tower Torre de Belem was the time base for seafarers and a symbol of Portugal's greatness. Monument to the Discoveries
is another major tourist attraction and was erected in 1960 to mark the death of Henry the Navigator 500 years earlier. In particular, one can see the cityscape that it is a melting pot of former colonies
like Goa, Mozambique and Angola, and others.
The city has many great museums and monuments , and well it is that it's easy to get around to see everything. We can mention; Jerónimo monastery, the Christ, Wagon Museum,
Gulbenkian, Ceramic Tile Museum, Lisbon and the National Museum. And who could miss the stunning Parque das Nacoes, Edward VII Park and Lisbon Cathedral.
The nicest and most original way to get around center of Lisbon is with the old trams, lifts or cable cars.
Did you know that Lisbon is called Europe San Francisco ? Not only are cable cars, they also have both fog drifted in from the sea and a copy of the one and the Golden Gate Bridge over Tejo River.
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Travelling with family we can arrange child-friendly hotel, and when there are concerts, shows, football matches, fairs and similar events we can help you with accommodation for this.
The oldest part of the city, Alfama, still has its medieval charm. Lisbon is also a modern European metropolis, and is considered to be one of the hottest nightlife cities in Europe.
Barrio Alto However, the centerpiece of nightlife of Lisbon . Here you can find many of fadostedene, casas de fados , which is so typical of the city. Fado, which has also been called
the Portuguese blues, the country's own special music that can not be experienced elsewhere.
When it comes to shopping is a large shopping mall in Expo site called Vasco da Gama. A little way outside the city are also Freeport, which is a mall with outlets from
Our goal in Cityhotels.com is to give you the hotel that can help you get the best possible experience of Lisbon, so we always offer cheap hotel in the center of Lisbon.
Travel to Lisbon
SAS and TAP flies to Lisbon. From Aeroporto de Lisboa to the center, you can either take a bus or taxi.