Day trips from Lisbon, Portugal: readers' travel tips - via The Guardian Sintra, Cascais and Portinho all offer tempting holiday excursions that are a short drive or train ride from Lisbon Photo: Portinho de Arrabida
Alfama, a nice and romantic flat for two in the heart of Alfama with a splendid view over the river. Alfama, an historic district of Lisbon, with many fado houses, local restaurants and picturesque houses.
The Perfect 48 Hours in Lisbon Via Yahoo Travel Located on the coast, Lisbon is the oldest city in Western Europe. This distinction make it the perfect place to sample traditional food and customs in a modern environment.