From hills down to the river

View to River Tagus, Lisbon, March 2020

The seven hills of Lisbon make for strenuous walking, but deliver stunning views across rooftops and down to the wide river.

A new cruise terminal now sits below the castle in what was the Jardim do Tabaco dock. In a spring with reduced travel volumes, there were only one or two ships there on my recent visit, but in high season this must be a very unattractive line of ships below the beautiful rooftops and tiled walls of old Lisbon.


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Copyright Debbie Smyth, 16 March 2020

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8 thoughts on “From hills down to the river

  1. You have a good point about โ€œa very unattractive line of ships below the beautiful rooftops and tiled walls of old Lisbon.โ€……

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