• Looking at Porto - Around the Cathedral

    5 monthes ago - By Urban Sketchers

    [By Paulo Mendes, Symposium Correspondent, in Porto] For any visitor, be it a sketcher or a simple tourist, it is almost mandatory to visit the Cathedral and its surroundings. This imposing monument stands on the top of a hill and is clearly visible and easily reachable from São Bento station. Once there, you can also tour around some of the city's oldest streets, many of them winding down to the river or getting there through countless patios and stairways, but not without delighting your first with some amazing views. This venerable historical quarter is, after all, the birthplace of the...
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