Rossio Square, Lisbon
At Rossio Square, one of the main squares in Portugal since the Middle Ages, see Baroque ornamental fountains and monuments, have a coffee, and browse through a variety of colorful flowers for sale. Visit cafes that date back to the 18th century and check out the shops selling traditional pastries and spirits. See a 27 m (89 ft) column of King Pedro IV, who was also the first Emperor of Brazil. Snap photos of the 1840 neoclassical national theater, take a look around the 1887 Neo-Manueline train station, or walk along the cobblestone paths of this popular square. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Rossio Square by using our Lisbon sightseeing planning site .
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Rossio Square Reviews
Uma praça ampla e bem cuidada. Possui restaurantes ao redor, um belo chafariz, além do Teatro Nacional ao Fundo. Em seu centro existe a coluna em homenagem ao D. Pedro IV de Portugal, sendo o D. Pedro... more »A large and well cared square. It has restaurants around, a beautiful fountain, besides the National Theatre in the background. In its center there is the column in honor of D. Pedro IV of Portugal, being D. Pedro I of Brazil. Departing from Praça do Comercio, Rua Augusta will finish precisely in Praça do Rossio. Mandatory visit
Im Grunde ist es ein Platz wie jeder andere, in Lissabon ein grosser. Der optische Eindruck der Plasterung ist allerdings sensationell. more »Basically, it is a place like any other, in Lisbon it is a big one. However, the visual impression of the pavement is sensational.
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