Car hire in Lisbon
Currently known as the City of the Seven Hills, of the narrow streets, of the saint´s parties, and with over 20 centuries of History, Lisbon is one of the most beautiful capitals of Europe.
Located in the downtown area called the ¨Baixa¨ and its´ surroundings, visitors can find the oldest part of the city, which extends down to the districts of Mouraria, Costa do Castelo and Alfama. One of the obligatory places which people willing to have a good knowledge of the city should not miss is the Castelo de S. Jorge. This area of Lisbon, with typical districts and narrow streets, is characterized by a cordial and generous atmosphere which visitors will certainly enjoy.
In the Bairro Alto, an area with great nightlife, you can enjoy a high number of nightclubs, bars and restaurants, and in the downtown Baixa, which corresponds to the commercial area, an important number of shops, including tourist gifts shops can be found.
Avenida da Liberdade, a truly charismatic Avenue which is an extension of the Baixa, portraits a representation of the best international brands.
There are monuments as well as leisure areas near by the Tagus River. During the 14th and 15th centuries, at The Torre de Belem took place the departure of many caravels in search of new worlds to discover took place.
Examples of beautiful places are The Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, the Padrao dos Descobrimientos, so please bear them in mind, since they are worth a visit.
The Docas is a place near by which contains a little bit of everything. The best Portuguese cuisine, countless bars and discos with a fantastic atmosphere are present here.
The most privileged area in terms of business is the center of the city. Here there is a wide variety of places, such as shopping centers and tourist attractions. Please do not hesitate to visit the Atrium Saldanha or the Monumental if you are interested in buying a gift from the best brands available in the world.
Charming surprises are hidden within the residential districts of the city. For instance, if you want to relax and to get away from the stress of the city, close by Restelo you will find the perfect place, the green park of Mosanto.
The Colombo Shopping Mall, the biggest in the Iberian Peninsula can be found at Benfica. Here you will enjoy of really entertaining centers and shops.
If you are looking for a city with the perfect balance between nature and man, but at the same time a modern city very much geared towards the future, Lisbon waits for you.