Santa Justa Elevator

http://www.flickr.com/photos/106868746@N08/10578856064/in/photostream/ The elevator was inagurated on 10 July 1902. It was builded by Raoul Mesnier du Ponsard because the hills of Lisbon have always presented a problem for accessibility in order to facilitate the movement between the main Baixa and the Carmo Square.

Arriving Lisbon by air

http://www.flickr.com/photos/106868746@N08/10578797085/ Everyone loves their countrys and I'm suspicious because I'm portuguese but I was perplexed when I looked at the airplain window and saw how beautiful the city of Lisbon is! The mouth of Tejo followed by the 25 de Abril Bridge and the Cristo Rei, and that feeling that we will land in the … Continue reading Arriving Lisbon by air