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In our walk along Avenida DA Liberdade towards Park Eduardo 7 we crossed the beautiful square and the statue of Marques do Pombal, who was the man who reconstructed with a big success a part of the city after a devastating earthquake.
The 1755 earthquake devastated the Biaxa area. The Marquis of Pombal was tasked with creating the reconstruction plan. It turned out beautifully and is an absolute civic treasure. In his honor, his likeness tops a monument in a very important round-about from which a number...More
Our taxi driver pointed this out as we were leaving Lisbon. I wish we had the time to visit it on foot during our trip as it looks quite lovely. It’s a gleaming white monument with a bronze statue of Pombal on the top, in...More
After dinner we decided to walk it off a little and then we got to this amazing spot. We walked around it and loved it! We then learned more about it the next day on our hop on/ hop off bus tours but besides that....More
We drove through this plaza. Similar to many plazas in this city nothing to out of the ordinary if you have time you might wish to stop however we were on our way to the airport so i had to enjoy it in a very...More