Narrow streets in Ribeira

Holiday picture from

Ribeira/Historical part of the city


“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.

Celebration of São João in Porto

Holiday picture from

Trindade metro station, Porto, Portugal


The picture is from the Festa de São João do Porto, the Portuguese celebration of Saint John that takes place the night of 23rd June. The festival takes place every year and is filled with grilling of sardines, dancing, singing and lively backyard concerts. Dancing until the early morning is a part of the celebration.

Photographic information:
Shutter speed: 1/100 s
Aperture: f/4,5
ISO: 100