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Violet & Ginger

The clothing store Violet & Ginger is a very trendy space that specializes in women’s clothing, boho-chic style and also has many fashion accessories and items for the home and for the day -to-day. The taste is very important in the choice of products to sell in this space.

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Jóia da Coroa

Jóia da Coroa

Jóia da Coroa is located in the fantastic Rua das Flores there is an area of multi-brand galleries with leisure facilities, maintaining the classic and ornamental features from the former Ourivesaria Aliança.

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Terroir Gourmet

Terroir Gourmet

In the Boavista Street there is a new gourmet store and organic food products, which are essentially Portuguese.

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La Petite Coquette

La Petite Coquette

On the first floor of a characteristic of the old buildings of the “Galerias de Paris” area, is a beautiful store of luxury goods second-hand fashion that any addict cannot resist.

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Oficina – Café Criativo

The creativity and the dynamics of the city continue to give rise to alternative and innovative spaces that become increasingly unique and interesting.

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PR – 7 Jardins

7 of the most beautiful Porto’s Gardens

In recent times much has been said about this theme. The truth is that these spaces are certainly valued, not only by the locals as for all those who regardless of their motivation visit us.

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Mercado Ferreira Borges

This market was built in 1885, by order of the City Council, in order to replace the old Mercado da Ribeira (Ribeira Market).

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Cais-da-Ribeira

Cais da Ribeira

The Ribeira is one of the oldest and most typical places of the city Porto in Portugal.

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Jardim de João Chagas

Jardim de João Chagas (Jardim da Cordoaria)

Better known as Cordoaria Garden, this garden has been called João Chagas Garden since 1924. The name by which it is best known is due to the activity of the rope makers who stayed here – in the new rope maker’s – for about 200 years.

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Jardim da Casa da Prelada

Situated in the parish of Ramalde, the Casa da Prelada and the garden surroundings, where one of the biggest labyrinths of Iberian Peninsula is, are integral part of the biggest landscape conjunct planned by the Italian architect Nicolau Nasoni – the Quinta da Prelada.

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Espaço Mira e Mira Forum

In the most depressed area of the city of Oporto, Campanhã, two galleries have been born, with photography as their main topic and occupying two warehouses dating from the early twentieth century. Both are part of a set of eleven warehouses that previously served to store and sell coal, wines, construction materials, cereal… Abandoned since…

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Parque Urbano da Pasteleira

Parque Urbano da Pasteleira

If you live in the city of Porto and is only in passing, in addition to the amazing botanical garden, also not miss the Parque Urbano da Pasteleira.

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Estádio do Bessa

The Estádio do Bessa (now Estádio do Bessa XXI) is a football stadium located in the Boavista area of Porto, Portugal, used by Boavista.

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Parks – Rua Santa Catarina

Rua Santa Catarina

This owes its planning to the visionary spirit of the Almadas whose restoration work brought a new brightness to the city of Porto in the second half of the 18th Century.

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Museu do Dragão

In the Dragão Football Stadium, the Museum of Porto’s Football Club by BMG attributes to the constellation of the dragon the place that belongs to it by right, guaranteeing it a celestial ceiling that dominates and illuminates an enviable private collection – including the Intercontinental Cup, UEFA Cup, European Super Cup and even three pieces of the most recent trophy of National Championship or the newest Supercup of Portugal.

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Jardim botânico do Porto

In 1895, João Henrique Andresen acquires Quinta do Campo Alegre. Will this merchant port wine that retrieves the gardens, imposing the dominant romantic style at the time. Two members of this illustrious family of the city’s bourgeoisie became famous writers: Sophia de Mello Breyner and Ruben A.

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CUSQ

To enhance the creative movement of Porto and expand the scope of the same beyond, in its nerve center, the downtown area, is the purpose of CUSQ Gallery & Store.

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S. Roque Park

The now denominated Parque de São Roque, with OVER 4 hectares, was sold in 1979 by the family Calém to the City Council of Porto, having been opened to the public the same year and revived in the beginning of 1990.

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Palácio de Cristal Gardens

The Romantic Gardens of Palácio de Cristal occupy an area of 8 hectares in Porto’s centre and they were designed in the 19th century by the German landscape architect Émille David, in the context of constructing the building of Palácio de Cristal (Crystal Palace).

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Serralves Park

Serralves Park spans 18 hectares and is constituted by a wide variety of magnificent, harmoniously interconnected spaces: formal gardens, woodlands, and a traditional farm. Designed by the architect Jacques Greber in the 1930s, it constitutes a singular reference within Portugal’s landscape heritage.
 

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The Cube

Created by José Rodrigues, the cube is made of bronze, it is fixed upon one of its vertices and is integrated into the reconstruction of an old fountain that was found in the area.

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Santa Catarina Market

In small mobile stalls along Rua de Santa Catarina, you can see pieces of urban handicrafts being produced by the artists.

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Bird Fair

Spontaneous and popular fair where you can buy birds, food and cages.

Even if you do not want to buy anything, you can enjoy the singing birds, their colour and the liveliness of the fair.

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Bolhão Market

The Bolhão Market is the most emblematic market in the city and in 2006 it was classified as a place of public interest.

Dating back to 1850, with a singular structure with two floors, it is characterised by the monumentality of its neoclassic architecture.

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Mercado Bom Sucesso

Born in 1952, the Bom Sucesso market has been recently refurbished to give it a new look, more in keeping with the demands of the 21st Century.

It offers a new and diverse eating area that operates side-by-side with the daily market of fresh produce.

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parks – Rua Candido Reis

Rua Cândido dos Reis

The street named ‘Rua Cândido dos Reis’ is located near the Clérigos Tower and the Lello Bookshop.

This area is known for its night life, offering several bars and restaurants.

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Cálem Garden

Small garden area which is located very close to the mouth of the Douro River.

It offers a magnificent view over the river, of which we highlight the high black poplars, as well as a monument which commemorates the expedition of Ceuta in 1415.

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Águas do Porto

Blue flag beach with 134 metres of sand, keeping the tradition of the holy bath, in honour of S. Bartolomeu, dating back to the sixteenth century.

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SeaLife Porto

Explore our Creatures

Will you be a fan of the mysterious and fearsome sharks, a connoisseur of the colours, fantasy and variety of the tropical fishes like the Cowfish, the Rockmover Wrasse or the Clown Triggerfish; will you become an specialist in freshwater species such as Barbel or the Goby, or are one of those people who, in the end, always prefer the simple and shy starfish?

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Planetario Porto

Planetário do Porto

The Planetário do Porto opened its doors to the public in November 1998. The Planetarium is currently owned by the Universidade do Porto, and is managed by the Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto. The scientific supervision of the planetarium is ensured by the Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto. The Planetarium dome…

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