The Layers of Porto

Gail Aguiar By Gail Aguiar / 16 August 2015

The Layers of Porto

Gail Aguiar By Gail Aguiar

Follow Gail Aguiar, a Canadian expat in Portugal, as she takes you on a virtual tour of her favourite places in Porto. Experience an authentic Portuguese meal at Casa do Pescador, a family-owned grill house where fish is the specialty, visit Mercado de Matosinhos, a traditional market featuring a variety of restaurants, fresh vegetables and plants, and take a tea break at the cozy and relaxed Rota do Chá, an artsy tea house offering a wide selection of teas from around the world.

Casa do Pescador: Rua Vasco da Gama, 18, Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400, Portugal

Mercado de Matosinhos: Av. D. Afonso Henriques, 4454-510 Matosinhos, Porto, Portugal

Mercado de Matosinhos in Porto
Photo credits: Isabel Coimbra

Rota do Chá: Rua Miguel Bombarda 457, Porto, Porto 4050-382, Portugal

Photo cover: Leandro Neumann Ciuffo

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