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Porto is an elegant city, filled with history, and traditions - perfect for those with the most refined tastes.

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Located in the north of the country, this is a prime location to live in: famous for its Port Wine, Porto is Portugal's second largest city, and it is filled with tradition, elegance, and history. The perfect place to build a balanced life.

–– Johan Syriani, Canadian Expat living in Porto

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Every step you take, you see something new

Morayo Sharma - Game Designer

This city is always surprising you. From its historic buildings, to its impressive art and friendly locals. This is a place where you can get inspired, where creativity blossoms, and where ideas come to grow. It is exciting to live in Porto - you always see something new, every step you take around town. History, culture and traditions collide in a perfect sized city.

Laid back - but professional - working in Porto

Eugene Bourcier - Copywritter

People generally love the work environment in Porto as it is the perfect mix between serious and relaxed. Portuguese people are laid back, but they also take their tasks and goals quite seriously - and in the north, work ethic is a bit different from the south, some say. Ready to discover it for yourself?

Every step you take, you see something new

Morayo Sharma - Game Designer

This city is always surprising you. From its historic buildings, to its impressive art and friendly locals. This is a place where you can get inspired, where creativity blossoms, and where ideas come to grow. It is exciting to live in Porto - you always see something new, every step you take around town. History, culture and traditions collide in a perfect sized city.

Laid back - but professional - working in Porto

Eugene Bourcier - Copywritter

People generally love the work environment in Porto as it is the perfect mix between serious and relaxed. Portuguese people are laid back, but they also take their tasks and goals quite seriously - and in the north, work ethic is a bit different from the south, some say. Ready to discover it for yourself?

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Porto Breakdown

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Culture and Lifestyle in Porto

The "Invicta" (which means "the undefeated city") combines late-night entertainment with astonishing museum experiences.

Exploring the cities best views

Sightseeing in Porto

Porto offers several options for tourism

Porto has stunning views awaiting its newcomers - such as Jardim do Morro, where you get to overlook the city’s infamous wineries, this is a place where you can hang out with friends and enjoy a sunny afternoon on the grass. Looking at the Douro river is a special experience, and you’ll get one of the best views of the city from the Jardim do Passeio das Virtudes.

Nightlife

Eclectic nightlife

Porto's night offers experiences for everyone

Porto’s nightlife is exhilarating and diverse: you can find everything from bars, to nightclubs, and exciting venues. Most of the nightlife takes place downtown, in old houses and buildings that really make you feel like you’re partying in a traditional Portuguese city. It is very eclectic - from parties on rooftops and sunsets, to outdoor events and clubbing in old churches - you’ll find everything in this town. And of course, nothing like starting the night off with a nice glass of Port Wine to get you in the mood.

Museums and Exhibitions

Cultural options

Porto has a full pack of cultural activities

Porto is home to some of the most beautiful museums in the country - such as the Serralves Foundation, which has a beautiful garden and an impressive selection of artwork throughout the year. The city has a great cultural program and you won’t get bored anytime soon. The Botanical Garden is a place that you cannot miss during the day, and at night, you will find giant lanterns, light design, video mapping and interactive experiences in an evening show.

Exploring the cities best views

Sightseeing in Porto

Porto offers several options for tourism

Porto has stunning views awaiting its newcomers - such as Jardim do Morro, where you get to overlook the city’s infamous wineries, this is a place where you can hang out with friends and enjoy a sunny afternoon on the grass. Looking at the Douro river is a special experience, and you’ll get one of the best views of the city from the Jardim do Passeio das Virtudes.

Nightlife

Eclectic nightlife

Porto's night offers experiences for everyone

Porto’s nightlife is exhilarating and diverse: you can find everything from bars, to nightclubs, and exciting venues. Most of the nightlife takes place downtown, in old houses and buildings that really make you feel like you’re partying in a traditional Portuguese city. It is very eclectic - from parties on rooftops and sunsets, to outdoor events and clubbing in old churches - you’ll find everything in this town. And of course, nothing like starting the night off with a nice glass of Port Wine to get you in the mood.

Common Questions about Porto

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