Bairro Alto (higher district in Portuguese) is one of the oldest districts of Lisbon on a hill to the west of the Rossio, consisting of the Chiado and Carmo quarters. The district contains narrow cobblestone alleys and historic buildings and is a residential, shopping and entertainment district, with many fado music clubs. Prostitution and gambling was once present in this area.

01 Igreja do Carmo church 02 View of Bairro Alto from Rossio square 03 View of Bairro Alto from Rossio square 04 Steep narrow road 05 Guard in uniform with sword 06 Fountain in Largo do Carmo square
07 Largo do Carmo square 08 Igreja do Carmo church 09 Igreja do Carmo church 10 Fado poster 11 Building on Largo R Pinheiro 12 Painted azulejos on building facade
13 Painted azulejos on building facade 14 Painted azulejos on building facade 15 Teatro da Trindade theatre 16 Teatro da Trindade theatre 17 Largo R Pinheiro street 18 Steep narrow road
19 Building facade decorated with azulejos 20 Window decorated with azulejos 21 Building facade decorated with azulejos 22 Narrow and steep alley 23 Igreja Sao Roque church 24 Igreja Sao Roque church
25 Door in Sao Roque church 26 Azulejos in Sao Roque church 27 Igreja Sao Roque church 28 Illuminated building facade at night
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