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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Labrythian City

Unfurling like a labyrinthine maze from a hilltop towards the coast, Alfama is Lisbon's gem from the time of the Moors: a district full of narrow cobblestoned alleyways, palm shaded squares, and terracotta-roofed houses. The best way to explore this place is to take a tram right up to the top near the castle, and just start walking down, without a map, making sure to get lost along the way - Location: Lisbon, Portugal

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Date Taken: 04.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Copyright: © Len Theivendra