According to legend, Portugal's capital Lisbon was founded by Odysseus when he sailed home from the Trojan War. This coastal city has the warmest winters of any major European City. Book your flight to Lisbon with Blue Air and enjoy the seafaring culture.
Start at Belem's Jeronimos Monastery. Tour this gothic cathedral and marvel at its massive size, majestic architecture, and flying buttresses. Stop by its west wing to visit the National Archaeological Museum and the Maritime Museum. Then, you can go to Belem Tower and explore Portugal's maritime history and its role in the Age of Discoveries.
Visit the Praca do Comercio. The former site of the Royal Ribeira Palace, this iconic plaza is a National Monument of Portugal. After seeing the Statue of King Jose I, take a walk along the beach and stop at a nearby cafe for coffee. Finally, you can take the metro to the Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga and see Durer's “St. Jerome in His Study” and other fine works.
After dinner, make your way to the Bairro Alto, Lisbon's central district. Try a Ginja at one of the bars located near the top of the hill. When the bar closes, you can party at the nightclubs. Just follow the crowd down the hill.