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Super Bock Arena - Pavilhão Rosa Mota nominee to an Award

The Super Bock Arena - Pavilhão Rosa Mota has just been nominated for the National Real Estate Award - Best Project of the Year 2020.

Rali de Portugal in Porto in 2020

The Portuguese stage of the World Rally Championship will be held from 21 to 24 May and marks the return of Porto Street Stage to the race.

Sea Life brings award to the city

Sea Life Porto is once again awarded by the Portuguese people with the 2020 Consumer Choice Award.

Monocle praises life in Porto

Global magazine Monocle dedicates an article to the decision of the decade: to live in a smaller city and "have it all". And points to Porto as an example.

7 million have already visited Casa da Música

More than seven million people have already gone to Casa da Música in its nearly 15 years.

Porto has a lot of places to work-out in order to overcome the Christmas excesses...

Exercising, in addition to be good for the body and mind, gains another meaning to those who realise that may have committed some excesses at this festive season’s table.

Party at Aliados in a music video

At New Year's Eve in Porto, the musician recorded a new video for the song "Talvez se eu Dançasse".

Giant tree lights up on November 30th

The grand opening party of the holiday season in Porto takes place during the afternoon of next November 30th.

Eater “orders” you to eat in Porto

The North American gastronomy portal highlights Porto as a must-go city to sample good food.

New Year's Eve Concerts

Miguel Araújo and Tiago Nacarato, two musicians from the city, are the confirmed names for the New Year’s Eve 2019/2020.

Folk music and popular dances of São João on various stages

Following the tradition, the Festivities of São João do Porto come back this year to spread popular music dances throughout the city.

Rivoli invites the city to its 88th anniversary party

The 88th anniversary of Teatro Rivoli is closing in and with it a weekend of intense and free programming aimed at all ages.

Alfândega may be designated

The Direção-Geral do Património Cultural wants to designate the Alfândega Nova do Porto‘s building a National Monument.

Tomorrowland is near

The event will be held for the first time in Portugal, in “Parque Oriental do Porto”, on July 27th.

Ponte Luiz I is one of the most beautiful bridges

Porto draws again attention of an international publication, this time due to the heritage that thousands cross daily and often without realising its beauty: Ponte Luiz I.

Leixões breaks cruise record again

In 2018, the port of Leixões broke again the record of cruises and passengers as it welcomed 101 ships, about 117 thousand tourists and 57 thousand crew members.

National Geographic’s Life

​Porto hosts the exhibition "Um século e tanto: 130 anos da National Geographic", unprecedented show in Portugal that celebrates more than a century of history of one of the most iconic organisations in the world.

Entertainment programme continues beyond the Three Kings Day

The entertainment programme launched in the city this festive season still has several suggestions.

Best of Wine Tourism November 7th

The general public will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite wine tourism project, as all winners from the 10 member cities will be in competition for the "Public Choice Award".

Portuguese from Porto speak better English!

Portugal ranks 12nd best, out of 100 countries, ahead of Belgium and Croatia. Porto is the Portuguese city where English is best spoken.