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  • What is there to do in porto for 2 days

    What is There To Do in Porto for 2 Days?

    What is there to do in Porto for 2 days? To be honest Porto has too many interesting viewpoints, monuments, museums, restaurants, people and stories to experience it all in just two days. That being said, here's our suggestion to get a pretty good [...]

  • Is English Spoken in Porto?

    Is English spoken in Porto?

    Is English spoken in Porto? Yes! Yes, according to the EF English Proficiency Index (EF EPI), English is spoken in Porto English's the most common foreign language taught in school. Foreign movies and subtitled and not doubled. The historical connection with England But mainly yes, [...]

  • How Much is a Beer in Porto

    How much is a beer in Porto?

    How much is a beer in Porto? What a great question! at the local café 1€ at a restaurant starts 2€ and up depending on the restaurant and beer at the club, it's only sold on a plastic glass and usually 4€ and up [...]

  • How many days should you spend in porto?

    How many days should you spend in porto?

    How many days should you spend in Porto? That's a tough one. In this humble guide's opinion? You should move here! But i will try to answer it as objective as possible. How many days should you spend in Porto? 3 days if you're [...]

  • Porto walkable city

    Is Porto a walkable city?

    Is Porto a walkable city? Yes! The best way to explore Porto's Historical Centre is by walking through the narrow streets and alleyways, that you'll discover on our tours but not even the sidecars can go through. Most of the Historical Centre is located inside [...]

  • Seal Clean & Safe Certification from Tourism of Portugal

    Seal Clean & Safe – Certification from Tourism of Portugal

    Porto Sidecar Tours is now open and ready to show you Porto with Seal Clean & Safe Certification from Turism of Portugal. Portugal until the end of June was the third country in Europe with the highest rate of testing, approaching a million tests [...]

  • Portugal Third Most Peaceful Country 2020

    Portugal – Third Most Peaceful Country in The World 2020

    Portugal again elected as the Third Most peaceful Country in the World. The Global Peace Index has considered Portugal, again, as the Third Most Peaceful Country in the World for 2020. According to the same Index, Portugal is also the most Peaceful country in [...]

  • Visit Porto while on Layover

    Visit Porto while on Layover

    Looking at a long layover in Porto, Portugal and want to take the chance to Visit Porto while on layover? Here’s a few tips on how to do it and what to see. I´m João (John) your private guide at Porto Sidecar Tours and [...]

  • Lisbon to Porto Day Trip

    Lisbon to Porto Day Trip

    Visiting Porto on a 1 day trip is easy! If you are visiting Portugal and decided to only stay in Lisbon, there is a comfortable, eco-friendly, affordable and hassle free way to visit other major cities in 1 day trips. In this post we [...]