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Lisbon

Native name: Lisboa
Country: Portugal
Language:
  1. Portuguese
Airport:
  1. LIS Lisbon Portela Airport 6.3 km
Climate code: Csa warm mediterranean climate
Global city cat.: GaWC Alpha- Global Cities
Population (city): 506,891 (2015)

News, Essays & Blog Posts (3 / 7)

Adventures in Portugal : Part one
By: Kasia Dietz Published: 13/Jan/2019

This year for the holidays my Italian and I decided to embark on a new adventure. After becoming enamored with Lisbon while visiting the city two years ago, we vowed to return and explore more of this vibrant country. How better to discover Portugal’s secrets than via a Viking river cruise up and down the Read More The post Adventures in Portugal : Part one appeared first on Love in the City of Lights.

Lisbon’s Beautiful, Dangerous Sidewalks
By: City Lab   Published: 23/Oct/2018
Article URL: www.citylab.com »

The artistic and slippery “Portuguese pavement” has become Lisbon’s calling card. City Hall wants to replace a few stretches of them with concrete—a seemingly sensible decision that has sparked outrage.

A 1959 Sneak Peek at Lisbon’s Metro System
By: City Lab   Published: 03/Aug/2018
Article URL: www.citylab.com »
Tags: Lisbon

Just before the transit service began, locals saw this short film on television and movie screens across the city.

Lisbon Articles (7)

Podcast Episodes (1 / 1)

Tall Stories 94: the Maat effect
By: The Urbanist   Released: 19/Feb/2018
Episode URL: omny.fm »
Tags: Lisbon

Monocle editor Andrew Tuck looks to the banks of the River Tagus in Lisbon to assess just how powerful the new Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology can be for the city.

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Points of interest

1: Jardim da Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian 2: Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara 3: Praça do Comércio 4: Praça Dom Pedro IV

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