Belém, Lisbon, Portugal
The upmarket district of Belém is one of the most popular city breaks in Lisbon that tourists head for. Set alongside the waterfront of the Tejo Estuary with its historical buildings, monuments and museums it’s a popular area for sightseers in particular. Boat tours are favourites as are the beautiful landscaped gardens along the Estuary. Trendy Baixa is a mere 5km west of Belém and it’s a delight to explore. Belém is southwest of the city centre of Lisbon and is known for its wonderful relaxed holiday city breaks that visitor’s return to time after time to experience the culture.