Portugal's capital city, Lisbon, has the most sunshine hours than any other European city making it a very attractive destination for those who wish to buy property in Portugal. It is a fashionable city to be seen in, experiencing a big increase in tourists and people wanting to move to this vibrant capital. This city possesses a unique charm with steep inclined streets, beautiful tiled buildings, trams within the old centre and the stunning views from Alfama. Many have been caught up in it's vast history and modern ecclectic feel, eager to snap up a luxury apartment for sale in one of the characteristic tiled buildings, or ‘azulejos’. The Avenida Liberdade and Chiado are chic areas with monuments, museums and theatres, close to the riverfront. Very popular for people looking for a luxury penthouse for sale or to open a boutique-style shop or restaurant. Those looking for a more bohemian lifestyle can purchase an apartment for sale in Bairro Alto, a district famous for it's vibrant nightlife, great restaurants and prestigious bars. Many embassies and aritocratic families are found in the Belém and Restelo area - one of the calmest and most exclusive neighbourhoods in Lisbon. Where the River Tagus meets the Atlantic you will find refined, luxury real estate for sale, with magnificent views and landmarks such as the Torre di Belém and the Jerônimos monastery close by. Lisbon is certainly a city with lots to offer, a beautiful capital with an amazing history and culture, fantastic cuisine and nightlife and the stunning 'Portugese Riviera' on it's doorstep.