City Guide: Porto Is Hosting the Luxury Design & Craftsmanship Summit

A City Guide Through A One Of  A Kind Event

Luxury Design & Craftsmanship Summit is back again and we need to tell all the best reasons why you should visit the unique city of Oporto, the guesting city that will be holding this luxury event. Filled with charm during the day and mysterious at night, this is the city that should be in your wanderlust list for a long time now!


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By no means, the event of the month is the Luxury Design and Craftsmanship Summit 2019. A one of a kind event that will bring the luxury world gather all in one charming place, from the space to the speakers to the live showcases, everything will be a unique opportunity to gather some incredible info about how the luxury world combines so well with master artisans and craftsmanship.

Some of the highlights from the previous years are the most precious artisans and craftsman of Portugal. With several art showcases, brands such as DelightFULL, PullCast and Boca do Lobo were present, showcasing some of the handcraftsmanship used in the design pieces of the brands.

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Oporto, we have to say, holds a special place on our travel list, from cultural events to one of the best cities to have a good night out, this charming city has it all. To start your city guide around this mystic city we’re starting with one of the most iconic places in town – Clérigos Tower.

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Then, after you’ve climbed all of those stairs is time to get down again, have a drink and go for the famous Lello Bookstore that actually inspired J.K. Rowling and her magic books. One to not miss or you’ll feel sorry later.

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The majestic São Bento Train Station that has all the key ingredients of fine ancient crafts all in one and then you can proceed to the unique Port Wine Cellars and try some of this amazing wine! If you want a unique view of this city and its river, take some time to go on a Douro River Cruise!

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Now its time for you to spend some time outside and we have just the right places for you to just sit down, relax and see the sunset. One of the best places to just sit, gather your friends and just take in the sunlight is the Virtudes Gardens and the majestic gardens of the Chrystal Palace.

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Now that is nighttime and you just need a place to have fun, don’t worry! Galerias de Paris in Downtown Oporto is the one to make a visit and see all the good places that Oporto has!

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Besides the nightlife is great, there’s a tradition coming ahead so you better book your flight before! The amazing São Joao Party. This regional party honours the Saint that protects the City and will promote immense celebrations and firework across the city during the 24th of June! So don’t miss it!


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