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São Bento railway station São Bento railway station
Clock face at Porto railway station.
Porto metro Porto metro
Light at the end of the tunnel, on metro line D.
Waiting for metro Waiting for metro
A lady await the metro at São Bento station.
Metro tracks Metro tracks
Jardim do Morro metro station sits at the southern end of the Dom Luís Bridge.
Ramp to Serra do Pilar Monastery Ramp to Serra do Pilar Monastery
Porto metro Porto metro
A metro train crossing the Dom Luís Bridge.
Serra do Pilar Monastery Serra do Pilar Monastery
Serra do Pilar Monastery Serra do Pilar Monastery
The Serra do Pilar Monastery was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1996.
Dom Luís Bridge Dom Luís Bridge
View downstream along the Douro River.
Dom Luís Bridge Dom Luís Bridge
The bridge and its shadow.
Dom Luís Bridge Dom Luís Bridge
The metro runs along the top deck, general traffic on the lower one.
Infante Bridge Infante Bridge
The arch under the Infante Bridge spans 280 metres.
Avenida De Gustavo Eiffel Avenida De Gustavo Eiffel
The lower station of the Funicular dos Guindais can be seen on the left.
Infante Bridge Infante Bridge
This bridge was completed in 2002.
Porto homes Porto homes
Dense housing on the northern bank of the Douro River.
Arrábida Bridge Arrábida Bridge
Dom Luís Bridge Dom Luís Bridge
Metro tracks on the upper level of the Dom Luís Bridge.
Steep path Steep path
Very steep path on the northern bank of the Douro River.
North bank of Douro River North bank of Douro River
North bank of Douro River North bank of Douro River
The track of the Funicular dos Guindais rises through this neighbourhood.
Calem rooftops Calem rooftops
South bank of the Douro River.
Calem rooftops and Douro River Calem rooftops and Douro River
Serra do Pilar Monastery Serra do Pilar Monastery
Building attached to the northern side of the circular church.
Serra do Pilar Monastery Serra do Pilar Monastery
Serra do Pilar Monastery Serra do Pilar Monastery
Building attached to the southern side of the circular church.
Jardim do Morro Jardim do Morro
Small gardens on the edge of the Douro Valley.
Serra do Pilar Monastery Serra do Pilar Monastery
Dom Luís Bridge Dom Luís Bridge
View of the bridge from the top station of the Teleférico de Gaia cable car.
Small courtyard Small courtyard
The Dom Luís Bridge affords little privacy to those living below.
Rooftops of Calem wineries Rooftops of Calem wineries
Staggered buildings on the northern bank of the Douro River.
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
The Church of Santa Clara dates back to the early 15th century.
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
The Church of Santa Clara was built beside the Santa Clara Convent.
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
The plain facade belies the exceptional interior of this small church.
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
The 15th century church features superb gilded woodwork.
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
Most of interior decorations were added in the 17th century.
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
Santa Clara Church Santa Clara Church
Ceiling of the Santa Clara Church.
Arnaldo Gama statue Arnaldo Gama statue
Arnaldo Gama was a 19th-century journalist and writer.
Water fountain Water fountain
A circular water fountain.

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