Palacio Ramalhete AL
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
Photos of Palacio Ramalhete AL
TripAdvisor Reviews Palacio Ramalhete AL Lisbon
Travel Blogs from Lisbon
... vertical one, the others (including the Gloria Elevator) are funiculars. Santa Justa is fun for a ride but it's striking iron wrought architecture is probably the main draw from a tourist point of view (if you like that kind of thing).
Esplanade Cafe @ Principe Real (A-) - This outdoor cafe on the corner of Barrio Alto is nothing to look at, to be honest I was desperate for some shade and a sit down. There are a few seats outside and ...
Perhaps Portugal's most noteworthy artistic contribution to Europe is its distinct style of late-Gothic architecture known as the Manueline style, named after Portugal's King Manuel I. The extravagant, extremely decorative, almost playful style incorporates a lot of nautical elements, since it developed during Portugal's 16th-century golden age of exploration. It was used extensively in churches, monasteries, ...
Today we took tram #15 to Belem District. Belem is 3 miles west of downtown. It was the send-off point for sea explorers in the Age of Discovery, and the buildings here survived the 1755 earthquake. We visited the the Monument to the Discoveries, Belem Tower, and the Monastery of Jeronimos. All ate examples of Manueline architecture (after King Manuel I) - decorative, embellished with elaborate carved stonework. Monument ...
... home made and a little rough around the edges but they tasted amazing. I made sure I had more over the next couple of days.
After the tour finished I found a tourist info center and got a map, I decided to do the Photographers tour from trip adviser, so set off on the Tram to the top of the hill. I somehow missed the stop I was ment to get off at and ended up at the end of the tram line and had to get off.
... dark and nobody was out. At about 7am on the dot, however. The trollies started moving about and people burst out from every which way! Its a very active place.
One of my favorite parts of Lisbon was how easy it was to explore. The entire historical part of the city is very walkable, although hilly. Everywhere I turned there was a new staircase leading up to the next street which was at the level of the roof of the buildings below it. My group ...