Live the history of Lisbon by getting as deep into it as you can: Get close to the São Jorge castle with an apartment rental in Alfama. The most picturesque district is at a walking distance; as for the rest of the city, taking the Lisbon tram is your best alternative.
This apartment offers you a remarkable view over the Alfama, Lisbon 's oldest district that survived the earthquake of 1755. This means that you get to see from above the winding lanes, the beautiful buildings and river Tagus.
Up above the hill you get to São Jorge castle. The castle dates back to the Roman times, however, the Visigoths and the Moors who have occupied the place have also left their mark on it.
The best way to get the most the city's special atmosphere is to explore it with the Lisbon tram. The number you have to remember is 28: take the tram no. 28 and see the best sights within a ride that costs a little more than a euro!
Lisbon's São Jorge castle will be part of your neighbourhood if you lodge in this apartment. Cross the city with the Lisbon tram and get the most of its air.