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Lisbon Destination Guide

Explore Lisbon in Portugal.

Lisbon in the region of Lisbon with it's 517,802 inhabitants is a place in Portugal and is the capital of this country.

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Current time in Lisbon is now 01:13 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Lisbon" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Xabregas, Setúbal, Santarém, Queluz, Povoa de Santa Iria or Bairro Alto. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Hotel Duas Nacoes Residence Lisbon Por...

02:32 min ( May 07, 2009 by Carlos Chegado)
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The Hotel Duas Nações Residence was a traditional Lisbon boarding-house, now restored in old Lisbon way. Located at the corner of Rua Augusta with Rua da Vitória, the Hotel Duas Nações Residence ...

Lisbon Portugal: The Age of Discovery

03:14 min ( October 29, 2009 by RickSteves)
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King Manuel built the Jeronimos monastery and church in Lisbon on the site of a humble sea-farers chapel as thanks for overseas discoveries. Richly ornate, with motifs from the sea, the style of the b...

Learn Portuguese: Basic Portuguese Phras...

06:46 min ( April 29, 2009 by woltersworld)
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Www.woltersworld.com Learn Portuguese basics with Wolters World. The introduction video to learning Portuguese with us. learning some of the basic phrases in portuguese and seeing an overview of the c...

Lisbon Portugal: Backstreets of Alfama

02:48 min ( November 27, 2009 by RickSteves)
Views: 16,675 - Rating: 4.7037/5

Lisbon's Alfama tumbles from the castle to the river and dates back over a thousand years to Moorish times. Surviving the great Lisbon earthquake of 1755, the tangled streets of the Alfama today prese...

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Cynefin™ Practitioner Foundations: Lisbon, Portugal

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Julia Holter

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Kundalini Yoga Online/Presencial

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1939 - Dançando Sobre Um Vulcão | Sans Lendemain

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1939 - Dançando Sobre Um Vulcão | The Lion Has Wings

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Aula De Yoga Nidra Em Loures (Infantado)

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Aulas De Yoga Nidra Em Loures (Infantado)

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Por Terras Do Zeca [tributo]

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O Pior Espetáculo Do Mundo

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Inadjectivável | One, Two, Three

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Interesting facts about this location

Patriarchate of Lisbon

The Patriarchate of Lisbon is an Archdiocese of the Roman Rite of the Roman Catholic Church based in Lisbon, Portugal. The diocese has said to have existed since the first century, but evidence only proves existence since the 4th century.

More reading: Patriarchate of Lisbon homepage
Located at 38.72, -9.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Church patriarchs, Honorary titles, Religion in Lisbon


Lisbon is the capital city and largest city of Portugal with a population of 547,631 within its administrative limits on a land area of 84.8 km . The urban area of Lisbon extends beyond the administrative city limits with a population of over 3 million on an area of 958 km, making it the 11th most populous urban area in the European Union. About 3,035,000 people live in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area (which represents approximately 27% of the population of the country).

More reading: Lisbon homepage
Located at 38.72, -9.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Europe, Cities in Portugal, European Capitals of Culture, Lisbon, Marinas in Portugal, Municipalities of Portugal, Phoenician colonies, Populated coastal places in Portugal, Populated places in Lisbon District, Port cities and towns in Portugal, Roman towns and cities in Portugal


Alfama is the oldest district of Lisbon, spreading on the slope between the Castle of Lisbon and the Tejo river. Its name comes from the Arabic Al-hamma, meaning fountains or baths. It includes the freguesias (parishes) of São Miguel, Santo Estêvão, São Vicente de Fora and part of two streets of Freguesia da Sé: Rua do Barão and Rua São João da Praça. It contains many important historical attractions, with many Fado bars and restaurants.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.72, -9.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Lisbon

Lisbon Cathedral

The Patriarchal Cathedral of St. Mary Major (Portuguese: Santa Maria Maior de Lisboa or Sé de Lisboa) is a Roman Catholic parish church located in Lisbon, Portugal. The oldest church in the city is the see of the Archdiocese of Lisbon. Since the beginning of the construction of the cathedral, in the year 1147, the building has been modified several times and survived many earthquakes. It is nowadays a mix of different architectural styles.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.72, -9.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Churches in Lisbon, Gothic architecture in Portugal, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Portugal, Romanesque architecture in Portugal

Portuguese Military Academy

The Portuguese Military Academy (AM, Academia Militar in Portuguese) is a Portuguese military establishment, which has the ability to confer educational qualifications equivalent to an university. It develops activities of teaching, research and support for the communities with the purpose of training and forming officers for the Portuguese Army and the Republican National Guard.

More reading: Portuguese Military Academy homepage
Located at 38.72, -9.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1640 establishments, Higher education in Portugal, Military units and formations established in 1640, Portuguese Army