Lisboa is the largest city and capital of Portugal with beautiful views and much preferred the tourists because of the beauty of the city. Lisbon has two sites listed by UNESCO as a world heritage site, Belem Tower and Jeronimos Monastery. And in 1994, the city became the capital of European culture and the 1998 Lisbon World’s fair Expo was held in 1998.
Façade of the Covilhã Church in Lisbon, Portugal ~ Photo: Anabela Maximiano ~ Ceramic tiles depicting various saints, (azulejos), adorn many Portugese walls & buildings. On hot days the sunlight bounces off the tiles, keeping the interiors cool. The art of decorative tiling was introduced in Portugal by the Moors over 5 centuries ago / Enter Portugal