When planning my stay in Lisbon and making a draft for every day, the main question is: “Where do I wanna be around sunset?”. And for the evening of my last day in Lisbon I chose the Miradouro de Santa Caterina in Bica. The Miradouro (viewpoint) got its nickname “Adamastor” from the sea monster in … More Lisbon. Bica. Miradouro de Santa Caterina. Sunset watching at Adamastor.
Last August the completely renovated Arco da Rua Augusta (also called Arco de Triunfo) opened to the public. An elevator takes you up to the clock room and after walking up a short flight of stairs you’ll be on top of the arch, where you can enjoy an 360° view over Lisbon.
[Just a few photos I took in the Alfama after I visited the flea market “Feira da Ladra” on my trip to Portugal last year in May. I’ll be back in Lisbon in September and am already counting down the days. 🙂 ] Related articles Cologne. Rheinauhafen. Patrice. Sunrise Concert. italy. bologna, florence, … More Portugal. Lisbon. Alfama.