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Bairro Alto, Lisbon

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Explore the bohemian center the city at Bairro Alto, its cultural heart. Roam around the quarter's side streets and shop at its many antique stalls and stores. Meet tourists and locals at one of the area's popular restaurants or bars. Listen to Fado music as it pours onto the cobblestone streets. Wander past graffiti-covered buildings, and experience the energy of one of Lisbon's most lively areas. This working-class neighborhood dates back to the 16th century and is known for attracting artistic people. Work out when and for how long to visit Bairro Alto and other Lisbon attractions using our handy Lisbon vacation trip planner.
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  • Wonderful hotel! Very accommodating, friendly staff. Rooftop lounge with lovely view. Highly recommend.  more »
  • This is a great place to hang out for drinks and soak up the atmosphere. There are many lovely restaurants to pick from too  more »
  • the narrow cobbled streets are the first tip-off that this is part of the old lisbon city. some of the streets are steep, giving you a good opportunity to burn the calories from that morning pastry. t...  more »