Rossio square forms the bustling heart of downtown Lisbon. Several parts of the city converge here and the square is a popular meeting place. If you stay in Lisbon, even for a short time, chances are you'll pass here more than once.
Officially named Praça Dom Pedro IV, this square has been known as Rossio (meaning 'large public square') since its creation in the Middle Ages, and it is still commonly referred to as such. Rossio the most lively square in the city and it is lined with bustling cafés and shops.