This public fountain, with numerous spouts for filling buckets, was constructed in 1712. It was constructed by the old ... More
This public fountain, with numerous spouts for filling buckets, was constructed in 1712. It was constructed by the old company responsible for water in the city - Junta de Águas Livres. In the wall, you will see the coat of arms of the King Dom Jose, which is sculpted on a stone. This is a neo-classic monument.
The Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, which is made entirely out of limestone, was built to thank God for the safe return
of all those Portuguese explorers who had ventured out on dangerous exploits. You can admire the hand sculptured walls ...
If want to know a little more about Lisbon, then head to the Museu da Cidade or the City Museum.
It is housed in a beautiful palace and shows pieces related to the historic and architectural evolution of Lisbon. ...
The institution of bullfighting is a great Portuguese tradition. Built in the 19th century, this building is inspired by the
old arena in Madrid. Constructed in a Roman style, it is probably the most expressive neo arab building to ...