Pensao Galicia

Rua do Crucifixo 50, 4th fl, Lisbon, Estremadura, 1100, Portugal | Hotel
Prices starting from $25.00
 

Travel Blogs from Lisbon

Moorish Influence in Portugal

A travel blog entry by caseybennett18

... the town’s culture is the earthquake of 1755. One of the first places we went on our first walking tour was Carmo plaza. At first sight this plaza has a dilapidated stone castle but upon hearing the history behind it you learn that it was the only church that hasn’t been restored since the 1755 earthquake. The earthquake devastated the city of Lisbon bringing with it tsunamis and three days of fires. ...

Laura's Lisbon

A travel blog entry by lauraandmikey

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... us space whereas Nicola would just go about her daily routine. I guess both ways of hosting have their pluses and minuses!

We've had a lovely few days exploring the historic city. I love the cobble stoned maze like alleyways of the Alfama district, and all the beautiful miradouros (lookouts) up hills with stunning vistas of the city below. It reminds me a bit of Dubrovnik here with all the orange ceramic tiled roofs.

The area of Belem was ...

[Update] Reached Lisbon... cold and wet

A travel blog entry by jwalkntheworld

Feeling exhausted at the moment. 8 hours bus ride from Madrid to Lisbon. Weather is not helping either - wet and cold. They say Lisbon is the sunniest capital city of Europe. Sure doesn't feel like that at the moment. Tomorrow should ease off a little hopefully and give me some photo taking opportunities ...

Lions in the Monastery

A travel blog entry by rachelkw

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Vasco da Gama discovered the way to India for the Portuguese and forged strong trade links. The monastery of St Jerome was built and financed by pepper money. The Dutch (who belonged to Spain at the time) still use the phrase "zo duur als peper", "as dear as pepper", because pepper was so expensive. Vasco da Gama's tomb lies within the Mosterio dos Jeronimos in the Belem area of Lisbon.
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The far west coast

A travel blog entry by jamboree

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Location: Lisbon
Arrived from: Algeciras
By: Bus
Start date: 25/07/13

Location

This hotel, located in the Mártires area of Lisbon, is near Taugus River, Teatro Nacional de São Carlos, Museu do Chiado, and Sousa Marins Statue.
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