Portuguese shipwreck discovered at the bottom of River Tagus

A wreckage of a Portuguese trading vessel is discovered at the bottom of the mouth of the Tagus River, near Lisbon.

Residents of Portuguese town attempt to keep cool in heatwave

Resident of the Portuguese town of Amora outside Lisbon try to stay cool in the Europe’s heatwave — with many people opting for the beach.

France’s Macron meets Portuguese PM Costa in Lisbon

French President Emmanuel Macron meets Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa in Lisbon. IMAGES

Skeletons and scares at Portugal’s Dino Park

The town of Lourinha, an hour’s drive north of Lisbon, has been dinosaur-mad ever since the remains of a dozen of the creatures were discovered in the late 19th century. Now Dino Park, a new theme park in one of the most fossil-rich regions in Europe, offers children and adults the chance to see the great reptiles in what was once their natural habitat.

Portuguese fans downbeat as their team is eliminated

Portugal fans watch the World Cup last 16 game against Uruguay in Lisbon, as the European champions are eliminated from the tournament.

Disappointment in Lisbon after Portugal-Iran World Cup draw

Fans react in Lisbon after watching Cristiano Ronaldo miss a penalty and Portugal concede an injury-time spot-kick in a 1-1 draw with Iran at the World Cup.

Angela Merkel meets Portuguese PM Costa in Lisbon

German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa at the end of her two-day visit to the country. IMAGES

Portuguese artist creates work from plastic waste

Portuguese artist Bordalo II aims to send a message of sustainability and renewal through his artwork using discarded plastics in Lisbon.