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Frequently asked questions about Porto
How Public Transportation works in Porto?
Porto has a good bus and tram network with routes serving all the key tourist spots. The city also has a Metro system that is both clean and efficient. You can buy a metro ticket at the station and in other sale spots, or you can buy tourist cards that allow you to get around Porto on all means of transportation: daily tickets and 3-day tickets.Learn more
How do I apply for a visa to stay in Porto?
Portugal can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by citizens of most European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE, and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country. International (non-Schengen) travellers need a passport that is valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended trip in order to enter the Schengen zone. Citizens of Schengen countries can travel without a passport but must have a valid ID with them during their stay. "Learn more
Best neighbourhood to live in Porto
Porto has several distinct neighborhoods, each with its own unique character and atmosphere. Some of the most notable neighborhoods in Porto include: Paranhos, Bonfim, Cedofeita and more.Learn more
How to eat like a local in Porto?
The culinary landscape of Porto is a reflection of the city's rich history and cultural influences. The city's location on the coast has allowed for fresh seafood to play a prominent role in the local cuisine. Dishes such as the traditional francesinha sanwich, are a staple in the city's restaurants.Learn more
Where can I study or work remotely in Porto?
If you are looking for a place away from all the distractions and where you can spend an entire afternoon studying or working. Many cafes in the city offer a comfortable and quiet atmosphere for studying and working, and some even have designated study areas or free Wi-Fi.Learn more
What is the average cost of living in Porto?
Good news: prices in Porto are generally lower than in other European cities, making it a relatively affordable option for expats and travelers. The cost of living in Porto can vary depending on your lifestyle and habits.Learn more
List of things to do and see in Porto
The city is so soaked in the past that the historic area of Ribeira has been deemed a UNESCO World Heritage site. Considering the backdrop of wrought-iron balconies full of flowers, the daily washing, and an array of fresh white and blue ‘azulejos’ tiles, you will have the perfect city for aimless wandering.Learn more