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Zero Zero Lisbon: Italian restaurant & pizzeria, delicious food, lovely decorated terrace near Botanical Garden & the city’s first Proseccheria

Tweet While walking around in area Príncipe Real in Lisbon we discovered Italian restaurant & pizzeria Zero Zero. One of the most beautiful terraces in the city, near the Botanical Garden (Jardim Botânico, one of Europe’s finest!) Italian restaurant Zero Zero Lisbon, lovely outdour dining area & friend Margriet de Vrieze Restaurant Zero Zero has one of Lisbon’s […]

Lisbon’s Botanical Garden (Jardim Botânico), unique, designed as a scientific garden in 1873: Portuguese colonial power & one of Europe’s finest

Tweet Tucked away in the Principe Real dictrict, near Bairro Alto, the Botanical Garden is a lush retreat from the afternoon sun. It covers an area of extending uphill from the Rua da Escola Politécnica to the Avenida da Liberdade. The University of Lisbon Botanical Garden was designed as a scientific garden, planting began in 1873 […]