Articles Tagged ‘“sightseeing”’

The Best Views In Lisbon

The Best Views In Lisbon October 30, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Lisbon really does deserve its sobriquet A Cidade das Sete Colinas – the City of Seven Hills. Its roly-poly geography can test the stoutest pair of legs but the great advantage of the city’s hilly disposition is that the Portuguese capital can provide the visitor with some breathtaking vistas and...

Lisbon’s Streetcars: On the Right Track

Lisbon’s Streetcars: On the Right Track May 27, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
It doesn’t take much to remind me why I’ve made Lisbon my home for the past 15 years. In fact, a morning bica – a beautifully rich black coffee with a soul-stirring aroma – usually does the trick. But for a real pick-me-up it has to be a ride on one of the city’s iconic old-style trams. These...