Friday, February 1, 2008

«When people think of my city, they think of . . .»

(All photos sent by Centro Náutico Moitense)
... THE RIVER TAGUS AND THE DISCOVERIES!!!

Lisbon is situated at 38°42' north, 9°5' west, being the westernmost capital in mainland Europe. It is located in the west of the country, on the Atlantic Ocean coast at the point where the river Tagus flows into the Atlantic Ocean.

GO CHECK THE OTHER SPECTACULAR BLOGS PARTICIPATING ON FEBRUARY'S THEME DAY:

Portland (OR), USA - Menton, France - Monte Carlo, Monaco - Memphis (Tennessee), USA - Manila, Philippines - San Diego (CA), USA - Anderson (SC), USA - New York City (NY), USA - San Diego (CA), USA - Mexico City, Mexico - San Francisco (CA), USA - Mumbai (Maharashtra), India - Mainz, Germany - Weston (FL), USA - Minneapolis (MN), USA - Turin, Italy - Las Vegas (NV), USA - Hobart (Tasmania), Australia - Bicheno, Australia - Durban, South Africa - Joplin (MO), USA - Nashville (TN), USA - Stockholm, Sweden - Kyoto, Japan - Tokyo, Japan - Brussels, Belgium - Chicago (IL), USA - Montpellier, France - Seattle (WA), USA - Mazatlan, Mexico - Saint Paul (MN), USA - Sharon (CT), USA - Sesimbra, Portugal - Toulouse, France - Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina - Susanville (CA), USA - Maple Ridge (BC), Canada - Saint Louis (MO), USA - Prague, Czech Republic - Helsinki, Finland - Pilisvörösvár, Hungary - Lisbon, Portugal - Mexico (DF), Mexico - Trujillo, Peru - Dunedin (FL), USA - Albuquerque (NM), USA - Port Angeles (WA), USA - Cottage Grove (MN), USA - Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - London, UK - Baziège, France - Jefferson City (MO), USA - Greenville (SC), USA - Selma (AL), USA - Mumbai, India - Naples (FL), USA - Norwich (Norfolk), UK - Silver Spring (MD), USA - Setúbal, Portugal - Stayton (OR), USA - Bellefonte (PA), USA - Sofia, Bulgaria - Arradon, France - Montego Bay, Jamaica - Athens, Greece - Austin (TX), USA - Singapore, Singapore - West Sacramento (CA), USA - Jackson (MS), USA - Wassenaar (ZH), Netherlands - Budapest, Hungary - Rotterdam, Netherlands - St Malo, France - Chandler (AZ), USA - Melbourne, Australia - Port Vila, Vanuatu - Cleveland (OH), USA - Nottingham, UK - Kansas City (MO), USA - The Hague, Netherlands - Crystal Lake (IL), USA - Wrocław, Poland - Chateaubriant, France - Cheltenham, UK - Moscow, Russia - Monrovia (CA), USA - Saigon, Vietnam - Toruń, Poland - Grenoble, France - Lisbon, Portugal - New Orleans (LA), USA - Sydney, Australia - Boston (MA), USA - American Fork (UT), USA - Boston (MA), USA - Montréal (QC), Canada - Wichita (KS), USA - Radonvilliers, France - Buenos Aires, Argentina - Christchurch, New Zealand - Rabaul, Papua New Guinea - Wailea (HI), USA - Aliso Viejo (CA), USA - St Francis, South Africa - Port Elizabeth, South Africa - Seattle (WA), USA - Pasadena (CA), USA - Vienna, Austria - Orlando (FL), USA - Torun, Poland - Delta (CO), USA - Santa Fe (NM), USA - Minneapolis (MN), USA - Haninge, Sweden - Paris, France - Stavanger, Norway - Niamey, Niger - Le Guilvinec, France - Bogor, Indonesia - Saarbrücken, Germany - Auckland, New Zealand - Wellington, New Zealand - Budapest, Hungary - Juneau (AK), USA - Bucaramanga (Santander), Colombia - Glasgow, Scotland - Chicago (IL), USA - Jakarta, Indonesia - Adelaide (SA), Australia - Sydney, Australia - Riga, Latvia - Subang Jaya (Selangor), Malaysia

21 comments:

Jilly said...

This follows on so wonderfully from yesteday's post. Nice shots - fab shots!

Ham said...

Looking at the beautiful old boats, you could be looking back in time.

jc said...

Tas a vêr como além da política e dos pasteis de Belém conseguiste pensar noutras coisas bem melhores!!!Parabens.

Jim said...

very pretty pictures. I would love to be on one of those.

Gordon said...

They think of .... ships; and they are beautiful. What is the name of the ship in the first photo?

Fénix - Bostonscapes said...

When I think of Lisbon seven hills, fado, the most delicious food and a beautiful Opera House come to mind.

Halcyon said...

Beautiful boats! I've always wanted to visit Lisbon. :)

isabella said...

Absolutely stunning photos!

R&R in The Netherlands said...

Beautiful.

J.A.Aldeia said...

Os marinheiros, aventureiros, são sempre os primeiros, na terra ou no mar!
Good choice!

Uma por Dia said...

Beautiful shots, but i miss the PASTEL DE BELÉM!!
lol

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zentmrs said...

Great shots! Happy Theme Days!

Southern Heart said...

Beautiful, amazing photos!

Neva said...

What a great post...if I had to think about it...I would think of explorers ....a very nice post...well done.

Keropok Man said...

I love your pictures!

Just to add, I remember Sailor Girl and the upbeat music that comes with it when I think of your city! ;-)

American Fork said...

Love these photos, what an absolutely beautiful place you live!

Isadora said...

:) I love ships and these large beautiful vessels with their white sails are just majestic.

Joy said...

And I think how lucky you are to be so close to such a beautiful scene. Love the blue!


Do swing by Norwich Daily Photo!

joy
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Klatuu o embuçado said...

VIVA O REI!!!

Sailor Girl said...

LOL! Obrigada, Klatuu!!!

E OBRIGADA A TODOS PELOS COMENTÁRIOS!! THANKS FOR YOUR COMMENTS!!!