HF Ipanema Porto
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... if the two wheeled variety. Now that would put an end to high speed police chases but then again, that is not their job and it is not clear that speed limits actually mean anything.
I forgot to mention that the apartment was surrounded by a bar and it was also the first week of swat vac for uni students as well. Just a bit noisy as they had to stand outside to smoke and this happened to be under the bedroom window! Pat was a happy chap. ...
... I’ve still only ticked off 3 countries but there’s still plenty of time to go. I’m still loving every minute of it. I’m getting quite used to being a lone traveller. You have to cast off all the British reserved-ness and get stuck in, and also you have to turn your self-conscious switch off completely. When you do that, have a go at the language, wander into a bar and try to open up a conversation with the locals it’s all an adventure. ...
... amazing compared to the others. They were still good in their own right but the oldies of course were the best. The 2011 vintage has been one of the most awarded bottles they've produced, so if you see some - buy it and hold onto it for 20 years and you'll have some amazing port :-). Unfortunately we didn't buy any....we were so damn close to buying a vintage and tawny (the ones we loved) but of course it was going to cost us €240!!! So ...
... on the top section with its panoramic views of the city and the river. Across the bridge we found a little park on the top of the hill and settled in to relax and read the kindles for a while until it completely clouded over and got cold prompting us to have no other choice but to head down to the river and check out the old Port caves.
Obviously no trip to Porto is going to be complete without some Port, so we walked along the riverbank and went into Sandemans Port cave ...
Lunch was at a local hotel restaurant and we then headed to our ship in Porto, which will be our home for the next week as we navigate the Douro River. Time to visit the Portuguese wine country.
We arrived at the ship around 5PM and were quickly shown to our rooms(small but very modern). There was a crew introduction at 6:30, followed by a great (salmon or duck) dinner with plenty of wine and port ...