Cozy Lisbon Alfama is located in one of the most ancient areas of the city. If you still have any doubts that this will be the best place to start discovering the city, scroll down to meet the best spots in the neighborhood.
é um poema"
Alfama is a poem | Unknown Author
Symbol of Lisbon's true essence, Alfama remains today as a major landmark in the city. Once, a neighborhood inhabited by the typical varinas and fishermen of the Tagus River, today it maintains its unmistakable light and mystique.
Stage of the first Fado singers, it continues to receive some of the most striking voices in the city. All its streets, despite being labyrinthine, inevitably lead to the river. Here are some of the points that you can't miss right next to our apartment.
About 3 minutes away from our building, is located one of the most imposing monuments in the city. In addition to enjoying one of the most beautiful views, you can also find several themed activities that will take you back to the Middle Ages.
Since 2015, this mural has been featured on Rua de São Tomé. Designed by the Portuguese artist Vhils and executed by the pavers of the Câmara de Lisboa. It honors the singer and also the craft that was once one of the most important in the city.
As one of the most acclaimed craft schools in Lisbon, the Foundation opens doors to the collection of its patrons, making it possible to visit the museum and the cafeteria area. The collections goes through different periods of Portuguese art, highlighting the furniture design.
Marked by one of the most famous sights in Lisbon, this sightseeing is a must-see. In the center you can find the statue of the city's patron, São Vicente, accompanied by the constant noise of tram 28 that passes by the square every 15 minutes.
"Do prato à boca
se perde a sopa"
From the plate to the mouth the soup becomes lost | Portuguese Saying
Portuguese culture is inevitably linked to its gastronomy. In fact, much of our lives revolve around sitting at the table, whether to enjoy family, a business meeting or just to socialize with friends. What can never be missed is a good traditional dish in front of you.