Getting ready for the St John’s Eve in Porto

Holiday picture from

Rua das Flores
Porto
Portugal

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Bonfires, hot air balloons and hitting each other with soft hammers are all typical traditions when the locals in Porto gathers for the celebration of St John. The celebration of São João in Porto is considered as one of the greatest parties in the world.

Narrow streets in Ribeira

Holiday picture from

Ribeira/Historical part of the city
Porto
Portugal

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“Festa de São João do Porto” gathers the inhabitants of Porto to an exciting party with dancing, drinking and grilled sardines. The streets are full of smoke from the hot barbeques accompanied by a skilled staff. Be prepared for a lively festival that lasts until the early morning hours.

Time: 23rd of June.

Super Bock Stand in Porto

Holiday picture from

Vila Nova de Gaia, Avenue Ramos Pinto
Porto
Portugal

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Holiday in Porto and cold Super Bock belong together like the hamburger needs its cheese. One of the brilliant things about Porto and Portugal is their liberal laws regarding public drinking. Beer in the park and by the river? No problem!

Trindade Metro Station Porto

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Trindade Metro Station
Porto
Portugal

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Trindade Metro Station is one of Porto’s transport hubs, connecting all the metro lines, and bus lines just outside the building. Line E will take you to the airport while line D is the right one if you want to see Vila Nova de Gaia or São Bento Train Station.

Prices Metro Porto:
Single ticket: 1.15 euros
30 days: 30 euros