Lisbon won the Award for World’s Best Destination for City Break The World Travel Awards ceremony, in which Lisbon was honored for the first time with the World’s Best Destination Award for City Break, took place on December 10th in Vietnam. Created in 1993, the World Travel Awards recognized the best examples of good practice […]
The World Astronautics Exhibition, which will tour the world in the next five years, had it’s kick-off in Terreiro das Missas, Belém, Lisbon. Seen from the river, the space that houses this exhibition looks like a giant bubble, enclosing more than 200 original objects as well as replicates, from American and Soviet space missions and […]
The city of Lisbon was the great winner of the 2017 edition. Winner of “Best City” category of the Wallpaper Design Awards, which elect people, places and products that are considered as the best. This is one of the most influential publications in the field of design. The jury placed Lisbon ahead of cities such […]
Lisbon is since this Saturday until December 22nd, the Ibero-American Capital of Culture 2017, with a program that includes more than 150 activities and in which hundreds of artists from Brazil and Latin America will participate. This is the second time that Lisbon is chosen by the Union of Iberian-American Capitals as Ibero-American Capital of […]
End of the year, with your “feet in water”, in Cais das Colunas! What a spectacle of fireworks, with the river Tagus serving as a mirror and amplifying the wonderful night given by the City Hall of Lisbon. Next year there is more! Ask additional information here.
With its curved shapes and 120 meters long, on the edge of Tagus river, the new building – designed by the British architect Amanda Levete – opened its doors today to the public. “The idea of this architecture is that the building does not collides with the landscape but otherwise it appears as a natural […]
The Tagus Bridge was inaugurated in 1966, precisely 50 years ago. This work of art was a landmark of engineering in Portugal. Built by the United States Steel Export Company which was also responsible for the construction of the Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco, it was completed ahead of schedule and at lower costs […]
Lisbon, capital of the sea, today receives the second edition of “Sails of Lisbon 2015”, a regatta at sunset that is expected to join in the Tagus more than a hundred boats. Organized by the National Cruise Association with the support of CML, EGEAC and riverside parishes, this initiative, integrated in the Lisbon Festivities, will […]