Lisbon

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A group of Art students busking.

The Estrela Basilica, built in the Baroque style. The park opposite is one of the nicest in Lisbon, with exotic plants and trees.

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Take the ferry from Lisbons Cais do Sodré to Cacilhas on the other side of the Tagus; Walk along the edge of the river past ruined abandoned warehouses until you come to Restaurant Ponto Final. CLOSED in January.

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All over Lisbon were banners saying “Obrigadado Mario” Mario Soares was Prime Minister three times and President for ten years. A central figure who helped Portugal return to democracy.

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View from Padrao dos Descobrimentos.The Discovery Monument. Below part of current exhibition, linking Portugal with South America.

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Exhibition in Oriental Museum, featuring Chinese Opera.

Just a few pictures of Lisbon. My favourite city in Europe.

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One thought on “Lisbon

  1. Encore de bien belles photos Sue (qui me font dire que ça fait trop longtemps que je suis allée à Lisbonne !) Elle me permettent de voyager “de l’intérieur” en attendant de repartir…

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