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Bom Jesus, Portugal. 561 steps

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Bom Jesus, Portugal.

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Bom Jesus, Portugal.

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The aire at Bom Jesus, the car park at the bottom of the steps.

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Citania de Briteiros (300BC-100AD), a Celtic site of several hundred stone hut circles

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our guide at Citania de Briteiros 

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Guimares - 2 of the tallest palm trees I've seen

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Guimares

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Guimares, There is a good car park for motorhomes beside this castle

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A Portuguese Banksy, on the wall of the Orbitur campsite at Madalena, near Porto

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Porto - we liked Porto a lot

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Porto

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Porto

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Porto railway station

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Porto railway station

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Porto railway station

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Porto railway station

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Porto

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Porto

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Porto cathedral

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Rosemary, the double deck bridge beyond

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Porto barcala

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Porto

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Porto, Port wine lodge (Taylors)

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Example of Azulejo, blue Portuguese tiles, Porto

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Porto

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Our overnight spot at Pala. The goat herd took his goats for a walk, and they walked back again an hour later

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Amarante. We drove over this bridge but couldn't get round the right angle corner at the end, so drove through the pedestrian precinct (embarrassing!) 

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Lamego

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The Douro valley, rugged and beautiful

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The Douro

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The Azulejo covered station at Pinhao

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Pinhao station

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Pinhao station

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Pinhao station. The track is wide gauge, about 6 foot

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Pinhao

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The Douro at Pinhao

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The Douro at Pinhao

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Pinhao. Ehen these cobbles get wet they are very slippery, and we failed to get traction enough to reach the top. Not helped by a narrow bridge and a sharp and blind bend beyond.

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Pocinho - to call it a one horse town would be to insult the horse!

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Pocinho 

Matt, these pics are for you!

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Pocinho 

 
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