Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa
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- Shuttle bus service
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
TravelPod Member ReviewsPorto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa
The Congress Hotel was an executive convention hotel . . .pricy but you get what you pay for. . . . and this hotel was Exceptional.
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... in gold leaf- 900 lbs of it. One of the most stunning carved pieces is the Tree of Jesse that rises 20 ft up that wall. From there we headed over to the Stock Exchange palace (Palacio sa Bolsa) and bought tickets for a tour in English the following day. We has a leisurely lunch at a riverfront restaurant enjoying a wonderful charcuterie with a great selection of sausages and cheerse, and a bottle of crisp Vino Verdhe. The hostess was amazingly efficient and ...
We boarded our ship!!!
small but nicely laid out..except for the SMALL bsthroon! Had to squat to shave me legs!,,
aug 10 - we had a laid back day..just cruising today!
aug. 11 - morning of sailing, then in the afternoon, a trip to Castelo Rodrigo..11th century church, a place for pilgrims to stop at. And a not so great wine tasting!,, but we persevered!
trouble trying to upload pictures,...will try later if a better wifi connection :(
... Dad's best early morning *****! I was then forced to spring into action, as we had a busy and eventful day ahead of us. We had breakfast at Muralhes restaurant, near to our apartment, as our accommodation doesn't supply breakfast. I had a very nice ham and cheese pasty roll before we returned to the room shortly after for the purpose of washing and drying another load. Unfortunately, due to a very light shower of rain, barely even enough ...
... Within about twenty minutes of navigating back streets and roadwork, we were at our desired building and signed up for our English guided tour. The building had been used as a stock exchange until the mid-1900s but is currently rented out for office space to merchants of Porto. It was built from 1834-1910 by the merchant’s guild. They used it to showcase to the nation the skill and hardworking nature of their guild. It was a magnificent building, ...
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