About LisbonLisbon, says the legend, was founded by Ulisses.
In the 13th century, Lisbon became the capital of the country and since then has evolved through the ups and downs of the Portuguese history.
In the 16th century Lisbon became one of the most important capitals in Europe due to the spice trade.
The reconstruction of Lisbon after the earthquake of 1755 converted the city into the most modern capital of Europe at the time.
Nowadays Lisbon is a growing modern city but keeps its old traditional atmosphere.
Let's see some of the Lisbon attractions!
About PortugalPortugal is an independent country since 1139. In Europe has the oldest stable boundaries.
The Portuguese territory has been occupied by many different peoples such as: Celts, Greeks, Phoenicians, Romans, Suevi, Visigoths and Moors.
The Portuguese were responsible for very important sea voyages and maritime discoveries throughout the 15th and 16th centuries, learning how to grow and live with an infinite multiplicity of cultures.
The Portuguese have a cosmopolitan vocation when welcoming tourists.
Welcome to Lisbon!