Santa Justa lift, Lisbon,Portugal

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The Santa Justa Lift (Portuguese: Elevador de Santa Justa, , also called Carmo Lift (Portuguese: Elevador do Carmo, is an elevator/lift in civil parish of Santa Justa, in the historical city of Lisbon, situated at the end of Rua de Santa Justa. It connects the lower streets of the Baixa with the higher Largo do Carmo (Carmo Square.) Since its construction, the Lift has become a tourist attraction for Lisbon as, among the urban lifts in the city, Santa Justa is the only remaining vertical one. Others, including Elevador da Glória and Elevador da Lavra, are funiculars, and the other Lift constructed around the period, the Elevator of São Julião has since been demolished.

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Comments (65)

Buts Yuri on October 23, 2013

Beautiful street photography! LIKE-33 ! Greetings from Ukraine. Yuri.

Lucien Kivit on October 23, 2013

Armando , thank you for your nice comment, YS and like, greetings Lucien

Lucien Kivit on October 23, 2013

Yuri. , thank you for your nice comment and like, greetings Lucien

Alfred Schaffer on December 4, 2013

Nice view to the elevador! Like!


Lucien Kivit on December 4, 2013

Alfred , thank you for your nice comment and like, greetings Lucien

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Lucien Kivit
Rijkevorsel, België

Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 25, 2013
  • Attribution-No Derivative Works
    by Lucien Kivit
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot A590 IS
    • Taken on 2011/09/19 13:43:16
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 5.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash