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Strange monument

I didn't know about this monument,I found it by chance when I was heading to Jardim do Torel... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
zuv
,
Bucharest, Romania
A bit unusual, but

in the other hand a quiet place where very few tourists drop by. You get a great view over the city... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Laila G
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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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12 Jun 2018
“Strange monument”
25 Mar 2018
“A bit unusual, but”
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Statue commemorates one of the most famous doctors in Portugal during the 1800s.
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

I didn't know about this monument,I found it by chance when I was heading to Jardim do Torel, placed not very far.From a distance it seems a common monument...a bronze statue on a cylindrical stone pedestal.Once you get closer you'll see the strange part: all...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

in the other hand a quiet place where very few tourists drop by. You get a great view over the city and at the same time get reminded about all the wonders of recovery we tend to forget.

Thank Laila G
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Dr. Jose Tomas de Sousa Martins (1843-1897) was known for giving care to Lisbon's poor. He was educated as both a pharmacist and a physician and specialized in tuberculosis. He was poisoned and died at the age of 54. It is believed this was done...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

The statue stands out especially when you are on the hop on hop off bus. Quite majestic!!! Lots or restaurants close by and shops not too far away.. it's another one of lisbon's work of arts.

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Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Nice statue in a nice square. It is good for accessing the best bits of Lisbon. Lots of places to eat nearby and hotels on the square too.

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