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The Mercado do Bolhão is finally starting to tick!
The Bolhão Market construction project is about to enter its conclusion phase. Right at Rua Formosa, we find the centennial Mercado do Bolhão building, where an intensive repair and restoration work, much like that of watchmaking, is ongoing. The works are estimated to conclude in the second half of the year. Circa 120 workers are keeping old features and traditions alive, by renovating a system of gears and springs at the heart of the old building, which will bring back to the city the heritage
Tulip joyful colourways onto gardens and squares all across Porto
The city of Porto is bursting with colour: 93 thousand tulips spray the city with good vibes and announce that spring is on the way. Gardens, squares and flowerbeds scattered all across town deliver a masterclass in magicked backdrop to one of the most resilient cities ever: the Invicta.
“Desporto no Bairro”: a dream come true
The closing performance of the municipal project “Desporto no Bairro” first edition filled the Super Bock Arena- Pavilhão Rosa Mota with light and movement. The 35 finalists, aged between 5 and 19 years, from the eight neighbourhoods included in the project, shared the stage with some of the best b-boys of the world and got the opportunity to show what they have learned these past three months.
Despite the pandemic, Porto irradiates light
Shop for Christmas presents in street stores, with lots of lights, safely and using discount vouchers.
Porto’s Christmas Market
Porto’s Christmas Market, at the Praça da Batalha, and several fairs and Xmas events can be spotted all across town; and there are several proposals that are certain to bring back Xmas magic to the month of December, amid such an unprecedented year. This is the chance to not only find those unique and original Christmas gifts but also support local and traditional traders.