The capital city of Portugal, Lisbon is a popular destination with flourishing contemporary culture. As the second-oldest capital in Europe, the city was once home to some of the world’s greatest explorers; today it is one of Europe's most vivid, charming and picturesque capitals. Built on a series of hills with lovely views over the Tagus River, Lisbon is a perfect holiday destination that combines rich history with modern culture, lively nightlife with traditional quarters, and sandy beaches with amazing climate. Explore its impressive monuments, museums and cultural treasures, and wander through the narrow cobbled streets of its old neighborhoods. Lisbon is a lively city that you will thoroughly enjoy!