São Sebastião is a popular neighbourhood for its fantastic location. It is close to one of Lisbon’s main university, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. As a result, you will find a student in nearly every building of the area. Some places like Bairro Azul are almost entirely occupied by students Gulbenkian Foundation Garden is the perfect place for a picnic with friends. The beautiful exotic garden has a library, as well as an art gallery inside, perfect for when you want to change the study set or absorb some art. The neighbourhood is home to El Corte Inglês, a shopping centre with 12 cinema rooms, international high-end clothing brands and different restaurants. Being located in the central area of Lisbon, São Sebastião is very well connected. In just 10 minutes you can reach Baixa. The blue and red metro lines, converge at the station named after the neighbourhood.
The neighbourhood is populated by students from the nearest universities and older people.
Gulbenkian Museum has contemporary art exhibitions.
Gulbenkian Gardens with the lakes and little ducks walking around or just laying on the grass.
With peaceful gardens, one of Lisbon's biggest shopping centres, libraries and restaurants, you have a place for every mindset.
Lisbon is a laid back city that likes to eat, drink and dance.
It has all the culture and events of a European capital, but it’s a city you can enjoy at a much slower pace. Make the most of the awesome weather at the beaches, chilling at riverside cafés or sunbathing in the city’s gardens.
From enjoying a few beers in the streets, to crazy Erasmus events in bars and clubs, there are parties to go to every night.
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