Citytrip Lisbon, Portugal
March 2013







March 19, 2013

We make a city trip to the capital of Portugal, Lisbon. It is about 09:00 and we are at Lisbon airport enjoying a cup of coffee at one of the restaurants here.

We have left Amsterdam this morning at 06:55 on a flight to Portugal, for a four day city-trip to Lisbon this time. We take the metro to the city centre, the hotel where we made reservations is only a five minute walk from here.








Day 1
Tuesday, March 19th


It is about 09:00 and we are at Lisbon airport enjoying a cup of coffee at one of the restaurants here. We have left Amsterdam this morning at 06:55 on a flight to Portugal, for a four day city-trip to Lisbon this time. Although enjoying is a big word, since we just made......

 



Day 2
Wednesday, March 20th


Our first objective is the Elevador de Santa Justa, the lift of Santa Justa, which is located on the west of the Pombaline Baixa district. The Santa Justa Lift was designed by Raul Mesnier du Ponsard, an engineer born in Porto......

 



Day 3
Thursday, March 2th


Today our first objective is the Oceanarium in the Parque das Nações, the Nations Park, as it is called. So, we take the metro and our exit station will be Gare do Oriente or Lisbon Orient Station. Gare do Oriente is one......

 



Day 4
Friday, March 3th


Construction off the Lisbon metro began on August 7, 1955, and four years later, on December 29, 1959, the Lisbon Metro was inaugurated. The network was formed by a Y-shaped line linking Restauradores......

 





and welcome!