Travel Blogs from Porto
So, David and I decided to visit my folks during the winter sojourn in Portugal, but we decided to fly into Oporto, visiting Lisbon en route before arriving at Praia de Rocha. It was a wonderful trip and Portugal is just so 'doable'. We flew into Oporto with Ryanair and caught the local train into the city. We found the hotel with ease having …
Residencial dos Aliados Porto Portugal €59 per night w breakfast ensuite bathroom very nice good location friendly staff
... the Promenade. The sun was shining and we enjoyed sitting out side watching the waves. Continued walking after lunch then got a bus back to the centre. We have an early start tomorrow so packed and tidied the apartment before heading out to ...
Got an early train up to Pinhão. The train goes through some beautiful country before heading along the edge of the Douro river all the way to Pinhão. The trip took about 2 hours and 40 minutes. It was foggy when we left here but it lifted and the sun was out by the time we got there. Last time we went to Pinhão we only stayed for 20 minutes because it was just so hot so didn't see anything except ...
The weather was pretty terrible today so didn't do very much. It is great that we are in an apartment. Relaxing on the couch with a nice cup of tea is much better that being in a hotel room. A restaurant very close had grilled sardines on their specials menu so John was very happy. I had some very tender and juicy turkey in creamy mushroom sauce. Another lovely ...
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