Porto, also called Oporto in English, is a city along the northwestern coastline of Portugal and is the second biggest city in the country, with over 1.5 million inhabitants in the metropolitan area, but just about 250,000 in the city itself.
From the Porto Travel Guide
The rooms are really big and cosy. You feel like in a hotel not a hostel. Really great place. Good value for the really small amount of money. We definately recommend staying here! ... more
We had a great stay at Casa dos Guindais. The place is centrally located, in walking distance to everything, but still wonderfully quiet. Alvaro, the owner, was friendly, professional and helpful in every way. The room -and the rest of the building- was beautiful and clean. We can definitely recommend a stay at Casa dos Guindais. ... more
Left Evora reasonably early ...had to take a bus back to Lisbon then very fast taxi to train station with only 10 minutes to buy tickets & find the platform...wow!! We made it. Otherwise it would have been a two hour wait. The trip to Porto was about 3 hours & then a scary taxi very fast down ...
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