Portugal: Highlights of Lisbon and Surrounding Areas
by Venice Kichura
Lisbon is a city full of treasures and is a must-see for the serious traveler. Walk the cobblestone, narrow streets of the old Alfama District, see the tombs of Vasco da Gama and other notables in the Jerome Monastery and admire the Queluz Palace. Besides highlighting the popular tourist sites, this article contains many photos, traveling tips and unique facts I learned following my trip to this interesting European country.