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5 reasons why you should visit Lisbon, Portugal!

Lisbon tiles


The capital of Portugal really met our expectations when visiting it in Autumn 2015. It offers a variety of sights, activities, ...: never a dull moment is the least you can say.

If you ask us for the 5 reasons why you should visit Lisbon, here's what we would say to you:


Pinterest visual 5 reasons to visit Lisbon, Portugal


1. The city center and its many breathtaking panoramic views.

You can explore it on foot if you're an experienced hiker. The charming yellow cable car which runs throughout the day adds to the charm of the cozy, compact city centre.


view over the skyline of Lisbon, Portugal
GORGEOUS SUNDOWNS AND BEAUTIFUL VISTAS


The famous yellow tram in Lisbon, Portugal
SUPER CUTE YELLOW CABLE CARS !


Gorgeous streets with even more beautiful tiles
THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TILES !


2. Mercado da Ribeira, a true feast for foodies

Mercado da Ribeira, Lisbon
TIME OUT MARKET


3. Bélem

both for the historic buildings (ao. Monastery of Sao Jeronimo) as for its infamous and really delicious 'pasteis de Bélem' (and we mean it when we say really delicious)


Padrão dos Descobrimentos, Lisbon
Padrão dos Descobrimentos (Monument of the Discoveries)


Dos Jeronimos Monastery Lisbon


Dos Jeronimos Monastery Lisbon


Dos Jeronimos Monastery Lisbon
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos


4. The historic site of Sintra

About an hour train ride from Lisbon center. Ideal for a daytrip, but for the ones who are interested in discovering really everything in Sintra we advise a 2-day trip.


Castle of the Moors, Lisbon
Castle of the Moors


Castle of the Moors, Lisbon


Castle of the Moors, Lisbon


Castle of the Moors, Lisbon
That view !!!


Pena National Palace, Lisbon
Pena National Palace


Pena National Palace, Lisbon


5. The atmosphere and the (most of the times) great weather, all thanks to the Mediterranean climate.



One thing is clear: we shouldn't write too much about it and you should not keep reading about Lisbon! Just go visit this magnificent city :-) , you won't regret it.


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