- By Kevin
- On Nov 29, 2017
- Travel Tips
Many visitors to Lisbon do not realise that there glorious beaches just a short train ride from the centre of the city.Lisben travel advice&suggestions tell you about the Lisben Beaches.Many of the beaches are ideal for families and offer soft golden sands and calm clean sea waters which are supervised by lifeguards.
Lisbon's main attractions concentrate close to its compact old center,with the Rossio at its heart.At one side of this broad plaza is the Neo-Moorish Rossio Station,with trains to Sintra,and above it,the atmospheric old Alfama rises steeply to a castle.Opposite,the Chiado neighborhood climbs to the Bairro Alto.Together,these areas form the heart of old Lisbon,where restaurants,shopping,and attractions cluster handily,with trams and a landmark elevator to do the hill climbing.Here are some highly-rated hotels in these areas of Lisbon:
Beside Rossio Station stands the Avenida Palace,Lisbon's Grande Dame of Belle Epoch style,with glamorous surroundings,a few steps from prime attractions.A block away,the elegant,contemporary rooms of the Heritage Avenida Liberdade Hotel overlook a leafy promenade,offering serenity in the heart of Lisbon.Just behind the cathedral,Memmo Alfama Hotel is a newcomer right on the historic Tram 28 line,with smart design and breathtaking views across the Alfama and river.
Attractive rooms at the boutique My Story Hotel Rossio overlook the plaza's popular cafés.A few steps from Rossio,Hotel Santa Justa is near the iconic Santa Justa Elevator to the Bairro Alto.NH Lisboa Liberdade,in the reliable NH Hotels group,is well located along the esplanade of Avenida da Liberdade,between Rossio and Praca Pombal.