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Night view from Ribeira
On my only other post of Porto I presented much the same view taken at mid day. Now I show I show it at night, 8 hours later and some hundreds meters farther from the iron bridge.
Former Manchester City boss wants to coach Ronaldo with Portugal
Ex-Citizens manager Roberto Mancini, who was most recently in charge of Galatasaray, has admitted he would be open to managing the Portugal national team Roberto Mancini would be open to the idea of managing Cristiano Ronaldo and the Portugal national team, if the opportunity presents itself to the Italian. That is according to the former Manchester City manager himself who claimed, in an interview with Portuguese newspaper Record, that he would be keen on taking on the role and working alongside ex-Red Devils favourite Ronaldo.
Chef Filipe is out to prove he is not a flash in the pan
A Larne woman is "bursting with pride" after her step son earned an internship at a five-star Michelin restaurant in Budapest. Geraldine Connon, an internationally-renowned fashion designer from the town, travelled to the Hungarian capital with her husband Miguel Neves, to sample the delights on offer at Costes restaurant, where Miguel's son Filipe has been offered a contract as a chef de partie.
The New Zealand Herald
Portugal coach Bento leaves after poor results
Portugal coach Paulo Bento has quit because of poor results, including a 1-0 shock defeat against Albania. Bento's departure was by mutual agreement, and his replacement would be announced soon, the Portuguese Football Federation said in a statement on Thursday without elaborating.
Mistaken Point road upgrade boosts summer visitor numbers
The road to two major tourist attractions, the Cape Race Lighthouse and Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve, has been graded and is passable. A portion of the road has been fenced to keep visitors away from eroding shoulders.
US News & World Report
The 10 Best Places to Retire Overseas in 2014
Live and Invest Overseas has published its annual Retire Overseas Index, rating the world's top retirement havens for 2014.
Espinho Porto beach
Espinho Porto beach is the right place for people who love to spend a calm and quiet beach tourism in Portugal.
POEA: Be wary of - job offers' in Portugal
THE Philippine Overseas Employment Administration warned Saturday aspiring overseas Filipino workers against being duped by unscrupulous individuals that are offering jobs in Portugal.
Reverence Festival Valada - 12th/13th September 2014 - Valada, Portugal Preview
Valada, a scenic Portuguese village on the River Tejo, may not be the most traditional church for a marriage of shoegaze, stoner rock, prog, psychedelica, heavy metal and drone, but on the 12thand 13th of September it will host the first edition of Reverence, a two day festival that will offer up some of the most enticing and exciting bands within ... (more)
Perhaps the most famous tourist attraction in Gaia are the Port Wine Cellars, warehouses where the famous Port wine is stored.
Viana do Castelo VI
Hello friends and colleagues, today I offer you a view of this unique home in a beautiful ancient city in northern Portugal, I hope you like it, then some letters on the city.
The alluring district of Ribeira is made up of medieval streets and seedy alleyways.
Hello everyone! I'm back from Porto, one of the most amazing cities I've ever been.
The Azores is an amazing island destination for outdoor adventures
Clinging to a safety rope halfway up a 65ft cliff face, I peered down precariously to the instructor for advice.