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February 27, 2018

Beyond the Barrel: From Decadent to Down-home in the Heart of Porto

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Porto --
Book now Give as a giftUS $125/adult
  • 2-7 people Clérigos -> ~5-6 hours 9:30 am
    Ribeira Mon – Sat
Quick Bite: Join this food tour to spend a day getting to know Porto's lesser-known food traditions, local institutions and its heroes in the kitchen. Read more
Porto -- Porto is a postcard-perfect city, its beauty easily captured in a single frame -- monumental churches dressed in deep blue tiles line a steep street opening up onto a view over the Douro River to Vila Nova de Gaia on the other side of the river, where the city’s famed Port wine lodges and their iconic billboards dot the hill. A visit to Porto is often distilled into just such an image, quite pleasantly, but it barely scratches the surface of the city.Read more
August 27, 2019

Sweet Surrender in Porto

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BACKSTREET FEED -- We kick off our Porto walk with the city’s favorite pastry, the éclair filled with whipped cream. The éclair is so popular that it was officially registered as The Sweet of Porto. We pair ours with a strong coffee for a solid start to the morning.Feed more
Discover some of Porto’s best traditional restaurants on our walk!
August 20, 2019

Adega Vila Meã: Big Portions, Full of Love

By Cláudia Brandão
Porto -- Carla Santos is a busy woman. On the day we go to meet her, it is pouring rain in Porto and Adega Vila Meã, the restaurant she runs, is full. Carla doesn’t stop for a second: “One of those pork firecrackers with potatoes?” she asks a customer as she swings through the dining room. Read more