Lisbon named one of the most beautiful cities in the World
Urban City Guides site has named Lisbon 4th in its top 10 list of the most beautiful cities in the world to visit after Venice, Paris and Prague. The site describes the Portuguese capital as being “magnificently sited on a series of hills running down to the grand Tagus River” with amazing views and “every turn down picturesque streets.” The city attributes also include “an unpolished, seductive appearance; an effortless beauty with captivating details”. In the same ranking, Rio de Janeiro was placed in 5th place.
Urban City Guides has also placed Portugal 6th in its top 10 list of beautiful countries in the word to visit, together with Italy, Spain, France, Australia, Greece, USA, Brazil, South Africa and Germany.