Having fun holidays in Porto
An ancient Portuguese town with less than 300.000 inhabitants that can be so rich in art and history to need one entire life for a complete visit, this is Porto. And it is also one of the most inspiring places of the world and surely a highly reputed destination in Portugal attracting every year thousands and thousands of visitors from all over the world, a place that really deserves to be discovered and loved. And there is no better way to travel to Porto than booking a vacation rental for your holiday.
An inspiring tour in Porto
A walk through history in Porto will take you from Roman to Gothic art and from baroque to neo-classical architectures. Discovering the Ribeira district offers continuously and again new and unexpected scenic atmospheres. The Se' Cathedral appears right in front of you from the narrow medieval lanes and alleys and after a number of stairways which will take you to the top of the hill, as if the church would be a real fortress deemed to protect Porto. Dating back to the 12th century and completed in the 13th century, the Se' was again rebuilt and renovated all along the 18th century offering thus to visitors a three steps historical background and architecture which makes it even more fascinating. The stunning rose shaped window of the cathedral is a real masterpiece of Gothic art as well as its very inspiring 14th century cloister, both not to be missed. A vacation apartment in Porto in the Ribeira will allow you to fully enjoy this lively and historical area of Porto, an iconic district where every moment of the day becomes an opportunity to enjoy meeting people, making friends and having a good time.
Wine tradition in Porto and a cruise on the Douro
Sail on a pleasant cruise on the river Douro all through the region of Pinhao where the largest number of wine estates produce the highly reputed and worldwide known Porto, more than a simple wine a God given delightful nectar. When your boat finally lands in Pinhao, you can experience a walk through this pleasant and fertile country and its everywhere scattered wine farms and manors. There is nothing like a pleasant river cruise to see Porto from a different point of view before getting back aground after a one day cruise and enjoy a dinner in a typical restaurant in the Ribeira. Making friends in Porto is a good thing, but how could you organize a party for your friends if your holiday accommodation is just a hotel room with no personality and privacy? Avoid this disgraceful mistake and choose a vacation rental in Porto for your holiday. A villa with terrace overlooking the river Douro or a vacation house will allow you to throw the most exclusive parties for your new friends. Initiate yourself to a VIP lifestyle in Portugal, so many last minute bookings for vacation apartments in Porto are available at any time of the year, including low-cost budget and bargain opportunities.
Porto by night
A very heavy gravitation of night-clubbers and socialites haunts Porto by night. Experience the very lively lifestyle of Porto walking from the Rua Candido Dos Reis to the Rua Galeria de Paris where all clubs and bars, including gay-oriented clubs, can be found. Cafés are just crowded with people from evening through to the early hours of morning proving that Porto is most definitely the “ultimate” destination in Portugal for clubbing and for “cruising”. Music clubs and street arts complete the range of possibilities that Porto night offers, enjoy the “cool attitude” of this beautiful Portuguese town which can be so open-minded and friendly. Whether you are in Porto with your friends or by yourself, no worries, no one is never ever alone in Porto, no other place in the world is alike for meeting people, speed dating or simply enjoy a shared conversation for one night time. Enjoy the privacy of your own studio flat in Porto in vacation rental and get ready for a very wild, long and hot Portuguese night.
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