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Porto


Dom Luís Bridge Dom Luís Bridge
Staircase through the historic old town of Porto.
Drinking water fountain Drinking water fountain
Porto tram Porto tram
Porto's tram route 1 follows the northern bank of the Douro River.
Dense housing Dense housing
Homes beside the Douro River.
Crumbling building Crumbling building
Suspended carriageway Suspended carriageway
Road over Douro River Road over Douro River
Arrábida Bridge in the distance.
Porto transport museum Porto transport museum
Arrábida Bridge Arrábida Bridge
The Arrábida Bridge over the Douro River connects Porto to Vila Nova de Gaia.
Porto tram Porto tram
A passing tram on Porto's route 1.
Arrábida Bridge Arrábida Bridge
The arch rises up to 70m above water level.
Derelict pier Derelict pier
Arrábida Bridge Arrábida Bridge
View of the Arrábida Bridge from the west.
Statue in Jardim do Calem Statue in Jardim do Calem
This monument commemorates the expedition of Ceuta in 1415.
Angel statue beside Douro River Angel statue beside Douro River
Old lighthouse Old lighthouse
An old lighthouse station, on the Douro River.
Felgueiras Lighthouse Felgueiras Lighthouse
A couple stroll along the harbour wall.
Harbour wall Harbour wall
A small harbour sits at the at mouth of the Douro River.
Pergola da Foz Pergola da Foz
This neoclassical-style Pergola was restored in 2008.
Parque da Cidade do Porto Parque da Cidade do Porto
Designed by landscape architect Sidónio Pardal, this is the largest urban park in Portugal.
Porto ring road by night Porto ring road by night
120,000 vehicles a day use this motorway.
Opera house by night Opera house by night
Steps leading up the Casa da Música.
Avenida Combatentes da Grande Guerra Avenida Combatentes da Grande Guerra
A grand avenue through Porto's suburbs.
Santo António das Antas Church Santo António das Antas Church
Santo António das Antas Church Santo António das Antas Church
Statues to the side of the church's entrance.
Giant cross Giant cross
A cross in front of the Santo António das Antas Church.
Santo António das Antas Church Santo António das Antas Church
Flowers Flowers
Santo António das Antas Church Santo António das Antas Church
Tower above Santo António das Antas church.
Estádio do Dragão Estádio do Dragão
The Estádio do Dragão, inaugurated in November 2003, is the home of F.C. Porto.
Estádio do Dragão Estádio do Dragão
The stadium hosted five matches of the UEFA Euro 2004 tournament, including the opener.
Estádio do Dragão Estádio do Dragão
The dragon also features on the F.C. Porto club crest.
Avenida 25 de Abril Avenida 25 de Abril
Elegant bridge over the motorway.
Estádio do Dragão Estádio do Dragão
One of the stadium entrances.
Estádio do Dragão Estádio do Dragão
The stadium has a capacity of 50,431.
Estádio do Dragão Estádio do Dragão
The stadium is also used as a concert venue.
Tiled façades Tiled façades
Maria Pia Bridge Maria Pia Bridge
The Ponte Dona Maria railway bridge was built in 1877 by Gustave Eiffel.
Maria Pia Bridge Maria Pia Bridge
The bridge was built to carry the railway line to Lisbon.
Maria Pia Bridge Maria Pia Bridge
Spanning 160 metres, it was the longest single-arch span in the world.

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