Bairro Alto, Bica and Santa Catarina
Come with us to visit the most typical neighborhoods of the city of Lisbon.
Bairro Alto was born in the place where Vila Nova de Andrade was built in 1513. It was the first “modern district” of the city, built outside its walls. Just in front, directed towards the river, the neighborhood of Bica is born, named after the famous watersource of the location. Santa Catarina neighborhood is next to these two, and it´s named after the ancient church existent at that location. Nowadays these three neighborhoods are considered the cool zone of Lisbon. Populated by bars, restaurants, designer shops, this city area teems with life and fun.