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Lisbon

Lisbon, Elevador da Bica Bica cable car, Bairro Alto, Rua da Bica de Duarte Belo, Portugal  Europe.

Portugal

One day three ways: Lisbon

David Whitley Walk up the hill to the Castle of Sao Jorge and stroll around the gardens and ramparts with majestic views of the city.

Essay

Years of eating dangerously

David Dale Sometimes even the most serious gastronomic scholar has to rise above principle.

Hotels

Lisbon's laidback luxe

The historic neighbourhood of Alfama was the obvious choice for a new boutique hotel.

Portugal

Twenty reasons to visit Lisbon

Lisbon

Shaney Hudson explores a city of stunning vistas.

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Travellers Tips

Europe

Keys to the cities

When in room ... and from Hotel Le Continental, Bordeaux.

A Bordeaux bolthole for $120 a night? A riverside retreat in Lisbon for the same? Here's our guide to some of Europe's best-value hotels and guesthouses this season.

Old towns

Top 10 Old Town districts: theatre of the streets

Secrets to unravel ... a young geisha girl in downtown Kyoto.

Heading to the oldest parts of a city delivers the richest rewards, writes Kerry van der Jagt.

Map of Lisbon

Travel News

Dubai: Two French base jumpers break world record with Burj Khalifa leap

Base jumpers break world record in Dubai (Thumbnail)

ANNIE DANG 3:31pm | Base jumpers break world record after spectacular leap from world's tallest building.

Brisbane petrol prices to settle for long weekend

MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:02pm | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

Mount Baw Baw resort handed over to private operator

JASON DOWLING 9:50pm | Management of the troubled Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort has been transferred from the government to a private operator after another year of losses and millions of dollars in taxpayer subsidies.

Flashing, spitting and stealing knickers: strange things that can get you deported

OLIVER SMITH 10:10am | A British woman was arrested and threatened with deportation this week after Sri Lankan authorities took offence to her Buddha tattoo.

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