Lisboa, 2006

Padrão dos Descobrimentos (detail)

Avenida da Liberdade

Café Nicola

Praça do Rossio seen from the Santa Justa elevator lookout

Steps leading to York House Hotel, Rua das Janelas Verdes

Window view from our bedroom at York House Hotel

York House Hotel patio

One of the many beautiful buildings on Avenida da Liberdade

Looking toward the Rio Tejo

Castelo de São Jorge above the city

Castelo de São Jorge

Castelo de São Jorge

On a quiet street near the castle

View from Museu Tesouro da Sé Patriarcal de Lisboa

The cruise ships have gotten bigger since 2006

City life

Another view of São Vincente de Fora and Panteão Nacional

All aboard to see the Lisboa of today

 

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5 Responses to Lisboa, 2006

  1. Kathie B says:

    Thanks for the memories — lots of the same scenes we saw in Lisbon in 2015 and 2017 (would love to return).

    And you’re right, the cruise ships tying up along the Tagus have gotten a whole lot larger than what you saw in 2006 (just emailed you one of our photos from October 2015).

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  2. Kathie B says:

    The Inquisition conducted tortures and executions, including the auto-da-fé, on the Praça de Rossio.

    Like

  3. Nuno França says:

    Que registos fantásticos!
    Abraço, bom fim-de-semana!

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