Lisbon 2014

Aerobus is the Lisbon Airport Bus Transport, easy fast and inexpensive transport from airport to Lisbon city centre Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4* a very pleasant hotel to stay at - would come back again (http://www.hotelsantajustalisboa.com/en) Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4* Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4*
Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4* - complimentary welcome snack, small bottle of port wine and pastel de nata (delicious cake) Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4* Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4* Hotel Santa Justa Lisboa 4*
Elevador de Santa Justa - constructed by Raoul Mesnier du Ponsard (student of Alexandre Gustave Eiffel) Elevador de Santa Justa Elevador de Santa Justa Elevador de Santa Justa
Many pedestrian streets in the surroundings of Hotel Santa Justa Elevador da Glória - a funicular that links Baixa with Bairro Alto Elevador da Glória Elevador da Glória
Elevador da Glória Bairro Alto - in the horizon is the Castle of São Jorge Port Wine Institute - Bairro Alto Port Wine Institute - Bairro Alto
Port Wine Institute - Bairro Alto Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar, higly recommended - the owner is very helpfull in selecting interesting wines. Surprisingly they also had a delicious craft beer specially made for this place (http://garrafeiraalfaia.com/en) Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar
Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar Alfaia Garrafeira - an excellent winebar
Restaurant El Carpaccio at Rua dos Correeiros 153, my favorite place to dine. It is not very fancy but the food is excellent prepared and service is friendly. Restaurant El Carpaccio - saying hello to the friendly owner Dried cod ("bacalhau" in portuguese) can be bought many places Dried cod ("bacalhau" in portuguese)
Rossio square A Ginjinha at Largo São Domingos 8. One of the places where you can buy the famous cherry liqueur - try it. A Ginjinha at Largo São Domingos 8 A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets
A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets
A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets Lisbon Cathedral at Largo da Sé Restaurant Portas Do Sol at Rua São Tomé 84A. Enjoy the view and have a glas of white wine. (http://www.portasdosol.biz/portasdosolen.html)
Portas Do Sol - enjoy the view Portas Do Sol - have a glas of white wine Portas Do Sol - enjoy the view Portas Do Sol - enjoy the view
Near Portas Do Sol A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets
A walk in Alfama - heading to the castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge
Castle of São Jorge View to Baixa from Castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge
Castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge Castle of São Jorge A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets
A walk in Alfama - a labyrinth of streets Heading to National Pantheon National Pantheon at Campo de Santa Clara National Pantheon
National Pantheon National Pantheon National Pantheon National Pantheon
National Pantheon National Pantheon National Pantheon National Pantheon
National Pantheon National Pantheon Great view from "Miradouro Sophia de Mello" Alternatively look for "Esplanada do Largo da Graça" Great view from "Miradouro Sophia de Mello"
Cervejaria da Trindade - visit this place to experience the old place, not for the ordinary beer selection they serve here Cervejaria da Trindade Cervejaria da Trindade Cervejaria da Trindade
Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém
Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém
Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém Jerónimos Monastery in Belém
Jerónimos Monastery in Belém - The tomb of navigator Vasco da Gama Jerónimos Monastery in Belém - The tomb of navigator Vasco da Gama Monument to the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) in Belém Monument to the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) in Belém
Monument to the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) in Belém Monument to the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) in Belém Monument to the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) in Belém Belém Tower
Belém Tower Belém Tower Belém Tower Belém Tower - notice the traffic signal system - the stair is only wide enough for one person to pass
Belém Tower Belém Tower Belém Tower Belém Tower
Belém Tower Belém Tower Belém Tower Pedestrian street near Praça do Comércio
Pedestrian street near Praça do Comércio Loja Das Conservas at Rua do Arsenal 130 - great place to buy canned sardines Loja Das Conservas at Rua do Arsenal 130 - great place to buy canned sardines Loja Das Conservas at Rua do Arsenal 130 - great place to buy canned sardines
I bought myself a small practical souvenir - all the sardines tasted great! I bought myself a small practical souvenir - all the sardines tasted great!