For the third time in the last five years the Portuguese capital has been voted Best City Break Destination in Europe. This prestigious prize is awarded by the World Travel Awards ( WTA ) which is regarded by the Wall Street Journal as the " Oscars of the Travel Industry ". October 2013
Square D. Pedro IV, Rossio - Lisboa downtown #Portugal
Praça dos Restauradores, The obelisk and sculpture commemorates the 1640 restoration of Portugal's Independence from Spain. Lisbon, Portugal
The Luxor Obelisk, located in the Place de la Concorde in the 8th arrondissement of Paris was a gift from the Egyptian government to France in 1829. Originally marking the entrance to the Luxor Temple in Egypt, it stands 75 feet tall and is covered in hieroglyphics depicting the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II.