Lisbon – attractions

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Lisbon (Lisboa in Portuguese) is an enchanting travel destination. The city is built on seven hills that rise from the north bank of the┬áTagus (Tejo) River. Its coastal suburbs overlook the sparkling sea. Lisbon is a city of contrasts. Though delightfully informal, it is the political, economic and cultural center of Portugal and has a […]


Lisbon – city info

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Main information Population 2.1 million in greater Lisbon; 700,000 in the center city. Area 300 square miles Time Zone Greenwich Mean Time plus one hour: Time in Lisbon is 5 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time in New York. (6 hours ahead of central time in Chicago, etc.) Area 1000 sq. km (300 sq. miles) […]