Passeio das Virtudes - Porto

Passeio das Virtudes - Porto

This tree-lined terrace fronted by bars and cafes sits on the edge of the grand part of Porto's city centre before it begins to cascade down towards the river in a jumble of little lanes.

One of the reason this row is such a popular spot is that to the left of the picture are unbroken views out over the river. Positioned overlooking the terraced gardens of the Parque das Virtudes this is also one of the best places in Porto to watch the sunset.


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Porto is considered the capital of the north and as the second largest city in Portugal, rightfully so. There are really very few similarities between Porto and Lisbon – they are both near the coast, on the banks of large rivers and...