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Lisbon is the capital of Portugal and has about 600,000 inhabitants. The city is served by three major railway stations (Gore Oriente, Cais do Sodre and Santa Apolonia). A few kilometers from the center, in Portela de Sacavem, is located the airport Lisbon-Portela.
The capital of Portugal
Lisbon is a city full of charm and history. Its current population comes from generations of sailors. It is one of the most visited cities in the world thanks to its work in the Baroque style and mamelino, and its Arabic and French splendor. The city lies on Togo and near the Atlantic Ocean and is filled with all kinds of attractions to visit. From the Barrio, the upper part of town, you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the narrow streets and ancient monuments. You have to visit the Parque Eduardo VII (and its botanical garden) very popular with locals as well as the castle of San Giorgio (Sao Jorge), which stands on the ancient acropolis, overlooking on the only district survived the earthquake. It is also beautiful the Jeronimos Monastery that contains within it the memories of the Portuguese world famous. A stop of duty is the Tower of Belém where Vasco de Gama began its conquests.Do not miss the Cristo Rei, the Parques das Nacoes and Ocenario (the largest aquarium in Europe).
The coast offers wonderful places to spend a few relaxing day as the famous seaside resort of Cascais. Further north lies Cabo da Roca considered the extreme western tip of the continent.Noteworthy for its crystal clear sea is the beach del Sol. Estoril near Lisbon there are, famous for its Casino (the largest in Europe) and for the race track and the village of Tomat with its ancient fortress of the Templars. For those coming in the Portuguese capital by plane thanks to the branches of RentalUp.eu, at low cost prices can take a rental car at the Portela airport, saving time and money by being able to book conveniently online from home.
Food and fun in Lisbon
In this part of Europe the food (especially fish lovers) is of good quality. In the district of Belém is the Antigua Confiteria, pastry historic and famous for inventing the empanadas de nata (scallops in puff pastry stuffed with baked custard) and that still maintains the premises with the style of the past. In the many excellent restaurants in the city you can enjoy the cod / hake fillet dry (bacalhan Bras) and cooked with onions, black olives, eggs, parsley and fries. It 'also famous stew of pork fillet with potatoes sauteed in wine (pork à portuguesa) and the flesh of swine in Alentejo served with clams. Caldeirara also very good, the fish soup with potatoes and peppers. There are also numerous wineries where you can taste the verdelho the maidera. Lisbon does not disappoint even those who love the nightlife, after sunset, the city lights up with the lights of its bars, theaters and nightclubs and neighborhoods oldest streets are filled with sounds of guitar and singing the fado. The most popular areas to go out are the Avenida 24 de julho, the bairro high, docas and the parque das Nacoes. Lisbon offers for shopping as well as numerous shopping centers, such as the Amoreiras shopping centers, markets and vintage shops in the old part. For those who reach the city by train or plane to the Lusitanian city you should use the car rental Lisbon (also available at the airport Portela).
By the service of RentalUp.eu you can check the availability of the car for the time required, and you can compare the best deals of the various operators of car rental. Among these the most important operating in the city of Lisbon are Hertz, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Easy Car, Europcar, Locanto, Maggiore and Sixt.