Shell motif Camino de Santiago

Camino Portugués
from Porto
to Santiago de Compostela

Shell motif
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Day 1 - Signhtseeing in Oporto


Porto - Fountain on the way to the Cathedral

The railway station

Steps to the Cathedral

View from the Cathedral


Cathedral square


Main door (right)


View of Porto from the cathedral sqaure

Azulejos (traditional Portuguese blue-and-white tiles)


The cathedral from the roof of the cloisters

Detail of the ancient sundial - now much eroded (right)

Detail of another azulejo panel (below left)

Chapter House interior (below right)





Ceiling detail

Chapter house staircase

Two bridges over the Douro

Port cellars on the far bank of the Douro



The modern Metro

View from my bedroom at dawn (right)




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