The Lisbon Oceanarium is the second largest oceanarium in the world and the first in Europe was built for Expo 98, with the theme “The Oceans”. Located in Parque das Nações, Lisbon, Portugal. The Lisbon Oceanarium has more than 16 000 animals and plants of more than 450 species, placed in natural ecosystems. The project was conceived by Peter Chermaveff.
Capital, largest, and wealthiest city in Portugal and one of the leading economic centers on the Iberian Peninsula. Although located in the westernmost corner of Europe, the city is firmly embedded in the European Union, hosting a couple of EU agencies. Visit Baixa, the downtown city center and Alfama, the oldest district in the city or just chill out in one of Lisbon’s memorable parks – Parque Florestal de Monsanto, one of Europe’s largest urban parks or Parque Eduardo Vll, off the main drag. Last but not least, Lisbon plays host each September to the Lisbon Gay & Lesbian Film Festival - Queer Lisboa.