Pilares da Antiga Ponte Pensil, Porto

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  • Only after reading the reviews on Tripadvizor, after the trip, learned that the two columns in Porto, near which I passed daily, are the remains of the old hanging bridge. It would be interesting to see if they were involved in recreating the bridge, or as a support for a cable car. If my review was useful - put your finger up
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  • Well... it is two old pillars and quiclky overlooked. But the view in breathtaking and the the whole Ribeira city quarter is cosy and well worth the visit. So while visiting Ribeira, make sure to swin...  more »
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  • The locals call these the two towers and me, not being a Portuguese local, immediately thought of Lord of the Rings, the Two Towers. Nope, not those towers. This is such a beautiful spot to overlook the river and the north and south side riverbanks. And it's always enjoyable to people watch. If you go onto the bridge, just be patient and polite while walking because the sidewalk is quite narrow. Only holds two people wide and you brush shoulders when walking by, so please don't walk side by side.
  • They are just pillars, 4/5
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