Lisbon is the capital of Portugal, located at the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Lisbon is famous for its architecture, its bustling airport and it also has one of Europe’s largest freight ports. Lisbon is older than London or Paris, so the city is full of old historical buildings and museums. Lisbon also has good connections to all other parts of Portugal and the city is a common stopover on the way to the Azores.
Population: 474 697
Beach : Yes
Mountain : No
Popular destination: Yes
Official language: Portuguese
Skill level of the English language : Moderate
Emergency numbers: 112 (the police, ambulance, fire brigade)
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Voltage: 230 V
Tipping in a restaurant: It is customary to tip 10% for good service.