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Where in the world am I?

Release date:
August 2022
Where in the world am I?  August 2022
Perched on the banks of the Rio Douro, this charming city is a feast for all the senses. The birthplace of ‘Henry the Navigator’ – a central figure in the 15th-century European maritime discoveries – the city’s historic centre was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1996. Visitors are also enticed by the charismatic locals, sumptuous food and world-famous fortified wine which is produced locally.


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As well as being home to the largest avenue in the country – Avenida da Boavista, you’ll also find the country’s largest urban park here – Parque da Cidade, which leads directly to the sea. Another claim to fame for this city is that from 1991 to 1993 it was home to the world-famous author of the Harry Potter novels, J.K. Rowling. According to some, it was here that Rowling outlined and developed the ideas for the entire seven-book series.


The city we’re referring to is…. Porto in Portugal, which is served by Porto Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO/ LPPR)