Tagus River

The Fado is a music genre dating back to the 1820's in Lisbon. This particular type of music has also inspired a dance from the same name. In Lisbon, it is usual to see some Fado bars. In 2011 it was added to the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List. It is one of the two Portuguese music genres on this list. The main instruments are the Portuguese guitar and the bass and the singers are both men and women.