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Instants of the city

The eve of St. John's day amid the pandemic

Tonight, Porto stayed indoors to celebrate St John. In a notable way, Porto demonstrated civic-mindedness. Because it believes in the future, it is capable of sacrificing its present. This is no ordinary city. Here, we grit our teeth and face up to the challenge. That’s who we are. Period.

The Douro floods in Porto

In Porto, in December 2019, the water level in Douro River overflowed once again onto the surrounding banks.