Barbeque outside a restaurant in Ribeira

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Ribeira
Porto
Portugal

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Barbeque chicken, barbeque beef, sunshine, Ribeira, locals and tourists. This seaside restaurant serves a menu with three courses for under 10 euros, as well as a la carte and beer for under 2 euros. Just next to the Douro River.

Cable cars in Vila Nova de Gaia

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Vila Nova de Gaia
Porto
Portugal

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The cable cars in Vila Nova de Gaia offers you the best way to get an overview of Porto. See the Douro River, the historic center, the bridges in Porto, rabelo boats and the port wine cellars.

Price: 5 euros
Takes about five minutes

Rabelo boats in Porto

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Riverside of Vila Nova de Gaia
Porto
Portugal

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The Rabelo boats were used for transportation of port wine until tanker trucks took over their job. The riverside of Vila Nova de Gaia houses a lot of traditional port wine boats with sail and barrels. The part of the Douro Valley called Vinhateiro is classified as a World Heritage Site.

Palms and historical buildings in Portugal

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Rua do Infante Dom Henrique
Porto
Portugal

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Palms is a natural ingrediens in the Portuguese nature, aswell as stunning rivers and historical buildings. Just as good are the Portuguese population that welcomes you with open arms (and cheap wine).