Lisbon – capital city of Portugal and fabulous cruise ship destination –  lies on the Atlantic Ocean coast where Rio Tejo (the river Tagus) meets the Atlantic Ocean. This makes it the westernmost capital city of mainland Europe. Unlike other major cities, this is a fabulous city to explore in a day (although it would be really easy to fill several days!). Most cruise ships dock at the Alcantara cruise port which is a short drive from the city centre with its large squares, wide shopping streets and historic lifts to transport you from one level of the city to […] Read more »