Porto

Panoramic view of the city of Porto in Portugal.

Porto is somehow the lucky city of Portugal. Known also as Oporto in English, the city grew up on the northern bank of the river Duoro. Whatever happened in Portuguese history, Porto always benefited from it, no matter if it was a wine trading, taking provisions from crusaders on their way to the Holy Land or in the time when Portugal was discovering the world, especially in 15th and 16th century. It is one of the best places to visit, if you like discovering hidden treasures. Unesco historical treasures City…

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Portugal

A country with a strong past Located in the most western part of Europe and landlocked by Spain to the east and the great Atlantic Ocean to the west. About 1300 kilometres from its shore, the group of islands of the Azores and Madeira also falls under Portugal republic. Portugal is one of those countries with a very vibrant past as many nations have fought over it for nearly all of its existence, and its understandable why. Although small Portugal is a place of stunning views, exquisite nature and simple yet…

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