Bairro de Alfama
Alfama is the most genuine and authentic part of the city , marked by ancient traditions , the Castelo de São Jorge , the Cathedral and of course the Fado recently considered by UNESCO as Intangible Heritage of Humanity. To explore Alfama feel the true spirit of the neighborhood with colorful typical houses , clothes hanging on the windows and the daily life of residents through their paces and customs. Moreover, we can find a lot of activity with small traditional shops , grocery stores with traditional Portuguese products , typical restaurants, cafes and bars. The neighborhood is the heart of the annual festivities of the popular saints in June . During the days of the festivities , Alfama is filled with people eating and drinking to the music that you hear on the streets.