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Lisboa – region of laid-back Portuguese charm

Not to be confused with the bustling capital city with a similar name, the Lisboa region of Portugal is a veritable treasure trove of history, culture and natural beauty. With its fairytale castles, winding cobbled streets and charming villages, the region is spot-on for travellers in search of the ultimate European escape. From the stunning palaces of Sintra to the colourful streets of Lisbon city, there’s no shortage of major sights and must-visits to explore. So come along with us as we take a journey through this captivating region, uncovering hidden gems and discovering why it’s quickly becoming one of Europe’s hottest travel destinations.

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