Portugal - Lisbon & Around (PDF Chapter)
This is the Lisbon & Around chapter from Lonely Planet’s Portugal guidebook.
Spread across steep hillsides that overlook the Rio Tejo, Lisbon has captivated visitors for centuries. Windswept vistas reveal the city in all its beauty: Roman and Moorish ruins, white-domed cathedrals, grand plazas lined with sun-drenched cafes.
- get lost in the narrow village-like lanes of the Alfama district, searching for the soul of fado
- bar-hop your way through the cobblestone streets of Bairro Alto, an area devoted to its nightlife.
- take in the pleasant outdoor cafes and restaurants of elegant Chiado
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Lisbon, History, Sights, Activities, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sintra, West of Sintra, Cascais, Estoril, Mafra, Ericeira and Setúbal.
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