Porto, Portugal: Day 3

My last day in Porto began with visiting two local markets! The first market had more homemade items like earrings, necklaces, and art prints, while the second market had antique goods. On our way to market #2, Miriam and I passed by the outside of Steak n' Shake. Isn't the exterior beautiful? Who knew Steak … Continue reading Porto, Portugal: Day 3


Porto, Portugal: Day 2

With sunshine and blue skies, Miriam and I decided Friday would be beach day in Porto! We hopped on the tram and took it all the way to the end of the blue line to see Senhor de Matosinhos. Outside of the church was a beautiful courtyard with trees and flowers. Similar to Igreja dos … Continue reading Porto, Portugal: Day 2

Porto, Portugal: Day 1

Last Wednesday after British Studies, my friend Miriam and I caught four different trains to the airport to fly to Porto, Portugal, for our second and final long weekend of the semester. Miriam and I on train number two? Three? I can't remember! Originally, I had thought about traveling to Bratislava, Slovakia, and Vienna, Austria, … Continue reading Porto, Portugal: Day 1