A majestuous spots surrounded by buildings loaded with history and a direct access to the river bank.
About Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco)
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Clasdic place to move around. Endless surrounding views with Gothic Structure can ve compared anytime with Victorian styles for layman like us. Clean safe and wonderfully planned tourist spot.
Really enjoyed this place. Had a wondrous breeze from the waterside cooling us down. Absolutely loved the fact that the square was tidy and clean. It's a shame that this place is rigged with obnoxious street dealers - even during the daytime!
Traditionally known to English-speaking visitors as the Black Horse Square, Praça do Comercio was built on the site of the old royal palace square (Terreiro do Paço) destroyed by the earthquake of 1755. Since then it has been the first welcoming sight for visitors arriving...More
Praca do Comercio - a great street and area for food, shops and photo ops. Go with family or friends and cross under the arch.
Once at Lisbon one cannot miss visiting this square highlighted with charming buildings constructed during the Pombal Period in the second half of the eighteenth century, after the earthquake that destroyed the city.
If you're in Lisbon, there's no way you can avoid not coming to the Commerce square. I heard the arc was recently renovated, it looks great. The square is enormous located on the river bank. Although there isn't much to do here, you gotta put...More
This is an interesting spot in Lisbon, where royalty and important visitors disembarked. Make sure you go right down to the river.