Superbly located on the north bank of the Tagus River, Lisbon is peppered with magnificent monuments of great importance reflecting the cultural richness of the country’s history.

The attractions of this city are countless, starting with the various contrasting architectural styles, traditional restaurants, bars and iconic cafes, cozy bookshops to the busy markets, exciting nightlife, extensive gardens and numerous spots to relax along the riverside.

Minutes away from the city centre there is an extraordinary coastline with a wide variety of unique beaches ideal for all sorts of water sports.

Lisbon is very close to Estoril, Cascais and Sintra, areas with beaches and mountains where you can enjoy the sunshine almost all year long. Whether you prefer a night at the opera, a visit to the fascinating castles, a soothing game of golf, gambling at the biggest casino in Europe or the rush of great surf, all this is available just 30 minutes away from campus.

Not only is Lisbon a great place to live, but its location provides easy access to other major western European cities, such as Paris, Rome, and London.