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Around the house


Around the house on a walking distance you have the old Lisbon and the 18 century down town (Rossio square) area to discover(We will provide you an area map).

Going out of the house just in front of you, we have the old Roman theatre, worth a visit,and them with the river Tagus on your right hand side just go up to the saint George's castle, used as a royal residence until the 16th century, with the most breathtaking views of the city, after time to go down Alfama district,the most typical Lisbon neighbourhood, with labyrinthine alleyways, nice typical bars where its a "Must" to stop and have a Ginginha, a kind of a cherry liquor, probably same "Fado songs are playing", so just stop for a while and enjoy this unique city.

Out of "Alfama" take a deep breath because you are in front of the river Tagus, who took Portugal on the discover of" knew worlds for the world", and it´s worth to take a picture of "Casa dos Bicos" an old house from the 16th century, on your way to down town shopping area called Rossio square, rebuilted after the 1755 Lisbon earthquake. Now its probably time to go back to the house and have dinner in one of the many restaurants near by but before enjoy the sunset on the river setting on a terrace near the house called "largo das Portas do Sol, "with a nice refreshing drink just in front of you, with the tramway number 28 passing by, wondering about all the discovers that you still have time to do tomorrow...

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