Lisabon is an international metropolitan city, located on the west coast of Portugal, to the Atlantic. The oldest district of the city is Alfama, very close to Tejo. Lisbon is the main portuguese centre since the year 1260, when it became the capital of the country.
Centro Cultural de Belém is one of the most important cultural centres in Europe, placed in a building with an amaizing architecture. Worth seeing: Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, Torre de Belém, Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Alto da Serafina and the old city.