LISBON: Steps in Alfama District

LISBON: Steep Streets in the Alfama District.

  LISBON: The Alfama District. The Alfama is Lisbon’s oldest quarter. Spread over the southeastern slope of the hill crowned by Castelo de São Jorge, the picturesque neighborhood is composed of a maze of narrow streets, winding alleyways, and steep flights of steps. Its kasbah-like layout is deliberate – this Read more…

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Shoes usually come in Pairs (unless they’re Yellow)

Stopped dead in our tracks by a single yellow shoe! Portugal is well known for producing the most wonderful handmade shoes. This yellow shoe really caught our eye as we meandered past the tiny boutique-style shop in a narrow cobbled street in old Lisbon. Our meandering stopped immediately. Inside the Read more…

LISBON: Tiled Underpass road transport traffic architecture

A Tuk Tuk on the Tram Tracks

Lisbon: A photographer’s dream destination. We got home yesterday from a 5-day city break to the Portuguese capital of Lisbon. It is one of the most fascinating cities I’ve ever visited, with a surprise around every corner. Lisbon is one of the oldest cities in the world, and the oldest Read more…

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