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History of Lisbon

History of  Lisbon

Lisbon-Truly Tranquil Treasure

Luxury port Lisbon was found and given name by Ulysses as ancient legends go. We move back three Hundred thousand years back in history to get to know about the city. Emerging as a nation in 12thcentury and then rising as a prosperous centre of business and trade in 15th century, city Lisbon has been a world distinguished destination. An experienced city Lisbon has healthily digested the unhealthy times. No one can either deny or forget Vasco Da Gama's sail to India.The city is world's huge and enormous harbour which reveals a pleasant historical reverie of Romans, Moors, Phoenicians and Celts.

Housing the most wondrous hallmarks Mosteiro dos Jerónimos and Torre de Belém, Lisbon is boastful of these treasured heritages. UNESCO has classified both these as World Heritage Sites, must see.

Lisbon declares itself as beauteous city; Europe's unique and extraordinarily capital. Lisbon is an arresting city offering countless exotic and attractive sites. The city cups Portugal's outstanding as well as exploring points, world known museums, picturesque gardens, glitzy glamour, marvellous monuments. Torre de Belém - Tower of Belém, Miradouros, Terreiro do Paco, Azulejos , Castelo de Sao Jorge - Saint Georges Castle , Praca do Rossio, Alfama are to name as top class sites in Lisbon.

A city that rests ravishingly in the gulf of outrageous oceans is none other than Lisbon. The city of sensuous sea Lisbon is alluring and absorbing .Overwhelming and fantastically fine Portugal capital Lisbon is one of the decent destinations in Europe to long upon. Bold and boastful of its bombastic bounties and beauties- Lisbon is love nest for romantic souls. Pleasuring in the lovely lap of sea and waterfront being its special charm- Lisbon lures all at once. With its Mild weather throughout the year it welcomes numberless visitors to measure its mesmerizing beauty. The people in Lisbon are very friendly and warm by nature. Atlantic at arm's length from the city people cravingly throng the beaches to surf and swim into the sea.

Lisbon presents a pretty picture portrait of bygone and contemporary.