Lisbon Umbrella Sites
Lisbon, Portugal travel guide
ABOVE: The Tower of Belém once guarded the
entrance to Lisbon from the Tagus river and estuary. It later served as a
Lisbon tourism sites
The official Lisbon convention and visitors' bureau has upgraded its site with
multimedia, hotel listings, and other tourist fare. (Click the Union Jack icon
for English-language information.)
This site is probably the best all-around independent guide to the city.
Read the background information and practical tips for the city and its
surroundings, then buy a Lonely Planet Lisbon or Portugal guidebook to pack in
Lisbon hotels and accommodations
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