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Porto


Palm tree Palm tree
Palm tree and the Douro River.
Derelict buildings Derelict buildings
Pavilhao Rosa Mota Pavilhao Rosa Mota
This was the site of Portugal's Crystal Palace, on a similar scale to the one in London.
Pavilhao Rosa Mota Pavilhao Rosa Mota
This dome replaced the Crystal Palace in 1956.
Pavilhao Rosa Mota Pavilhao Rosa Mota
The pavilion hosts concerts and sporting events.
Pavilhao Rosa Mota Pavilhao Rosa Mota
The venue has a seating capacity of 10,000.
Crystal Palace Gardens Crystal Palace Gardens
A peacock in the Crystal Palace Gardens.
Crystal Palace Gardens Crystal Palace Gardens
The pavilion is surrounded by the Crystal Palace Gardens.
Sculpture in Crystal Palace Gardens Sculpture in Crystal Palace Gardens
Porto façades Porto façades
Rua de Mouzinho da Silveira Rua de Mouzinho da Silveira
This street was built in the last quarter of the nineteenth century.
Church of St Nicholas Church of St Nicholas
This church was rebuilt in 1762, following a fire.
Prince Henry the Navigator Prince Henry the Navigator
Statue of Prince Henry the Navigator, who led early efforts to explore trade with other continents.
Stock Exchange Palace Stock Exchange Palace
The Stock Exchange Palace was built in the 19th century.
Prince Henry the Navigator Prince Henry the Navigator
The Infante D. Henrique Square honours Henry the Navigator, who was born nearby.
Church of Saint Francis Church of Saint Francis
Caso do Infante Caso do Infante
It is suggested that Prince Henry the Navigator was born in this Old Customs House.
Porto balconies Porto balconies
Statue of St John the Baptist Statue of St John the Baptist
Sculpted by João Cutileiro and located in Ribeira Square.
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