Posts Tagged with "belem"

48 hours in Lisbon

Tuesday, October 26, 2010



Lisbon is a city that parties all night, is steeped in culture, is a bit rough around the edges and was the starting point of many great voyages of discovery. It’s southern European location allows it good weather through most of the year, making it a perfect place to escape the chill in London. It’s […]

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Featured Photo – Lisbon

Tuesday, July 27, 2010



This photo is of Belém Tower, located in the Belém district just outside of Lisbon. I visited Lisbon for the weekend in January to escape the cold in London, and to experience a bit of Portuguese culture for the first time. Built in the late 16th century, Belém Tower is significant because of the role it played during […]

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