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Lisbon residents unhappy with city catering to tourists

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Long overlooked by visitors who favored Portugal’s southern Algarve region, Lisbon is attracting more tourists as a result of an ambitious online marketing campaign, relatively lower prices for tourists than in other similar destinations, a growing cruise-ship port and security concerns in other sunny destinations. But not all residents are happy about it.