Famous for being a starting point for explorers to conquer the world in the past, Lisbon today has become an exciting city with an amalgamation of epicurean delights, fine architecture and culture.
Catch a Sunset at Castelo de São Jorge (St George’s Castle)
An iconic landmark with over thousand years of history, the Castelo de São Jorge offers visitors magnificent vistas of the ancient city and is the ideal place to enjoy a truly picturesque sunset.
Savour a Pastel de Nata
The Pastel de Nata is Lisbon’s most famous tart. Freshly baked, and oozing sweetness, these delicious little treats have been sold in Portugal, for over a hundred years. A famous place to try them is at the famous Pastéis de Belém.
Take a Tram Ride
Why not take a ride on the city’s iconic trams to sightsee, in a super-efficient manner? A must on a Lisbon, things to do list, it’s the perfect way to explore the city’s hill district whilst saving up on your energy for more fun activities.
Sail the Tagus River
Taking a ride down the Tagus River is a spectacular way to glimpse the stunning cityscape of Lisbon, made up of skyscrapers and hotels such as the AVANI Avenida Liberdade Lisbon Hotel. You will also see historical monuments such as the Padrão dos Descobrimentos, which stands as a tribute to the age of discovery this special city is famous for.
Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world. Google+