The Portuguese city of Porto is best known for two things: its river, the Douro, an evermore popular choice for river cruises, and its port. But the historic hillside city
city trip North Portugal
Allthough located in a peaceful and quiet mountain area, Quinta Rural is also a good base location for some health doses of ‘city trip North Portugal . Cities like Porto, Guimaraes, Braga and Barcelos are well within an hours’ drive. They are all worth a day trip, especially Porto and Guimaraes.
I just love wandering through the old streets of cities. Especially here in Portugal, where even a big vibrant city such as Porto still has a ‘village feel’. Fully enjoying the best a city has to offer, knowing I’ll return to the peace & quiet at Quinta Rural, makes it even better.