Porto Nov 2021 09-12/11/2021

A few days in Porto, Portugal.
Breakfast was left outside our apartment door each morning, and very good it was too.
A walk around the streets of the city. The Avenue dos Aliados
A walk around the streets of the city. A crane putting up some Christmas decorations in front of the town hall at the top of the Avenue dos Aliados.
A walk around the streets of the city. The Avenue dos Aliados.
A walk around the streets of the city. The Avenue dos Aliados.
The Igreja do Carmo and the Igreja dos Carmelitas Descalços. These are two separate building. The impressive exterior of the Igreja dos Carmelitas was…
A walk around the streets of the city. One of the many narrow streets in the old quarter to explore.
A walk around the streets of the city. One of the many old streets to explore.
A walk around the streets of the city. The Rua das Flores, a pedestrian zone and one of the trendiest streets in the city.
Café Majestic, an elegant coffee house opened in the 1920’s on the Rua de Santa Catarina. Once a meeting place politicians, writers, intellectuals and artists…
Inside the Café Majestic
A walk around the streets of the city. One of the many old streets to explore.
The Ribeira Quarter is one of the most picturesque parts of the city in the heart of the old town on the river Douro.
The Ribeira Quarter
The Ribeira Quarter
View of Porto from Vila Nove de Gaia
View of Porto and the Ponte Luís I from Vila Nove de Gaia. In the foreground, one of the many old boats once used to carry barrels of port.
One of the may old boats once used to carry barrels of port.
View of Porto from View from the Miradouro da Serra do Pilar.
View from the Miradouro da Serra do Pilar of the Ponte Luís I - Arched bridge carrying low-level road and a high-level metro line between Porto and Vila Nove de…