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A Melhor Casa das Francesinhas de Cascais - Porto Salvo

Francesinha is a traditional Porto sandwich, with a steak, ham, linguiça and fresh sausage, a generous amount of melted cheese on top and finally everything get’s bathe in a tomato and beer sauce, egg on top optionally. 201 more words


France-what? Francesinha!

If you find yourself in Aveiro, Portugal, don’t leave without going to ZigZag cafe for a very filling (!) francesinha. :)

In case you have never heard about it – or perhaps you have, but wondered what the bleep it is – read on. 70 more words

Pleasures Of Porto

I'm in love with a Portuguese "French Girl"

Maybe its her glow, the glistening sparkle oozing from within. Perhaps, her scent or that tantalizing look.

I just sat there with admiration.

I don’t really know what it is but I am in love with her. 93 more words

Daily Flips

Portugal, Behave Yourself

It was February, two months into my dissertation semester, and I was already over a month behind on my work. I did what any sane person would do: book a two-week vacation to Portugal. 1,445 more words


Port, Porto, Portugal

Porto (also known as Oporto in English) is the second biggest city in Portugal and one of the most beautiful and interesting places I have been to. 807 more words



Porto sits on the bank of the rio Duoro facing the town of Vila Nova de Gaia. There are many bars and restaurants along the waterfront filled mostly with tourists. 458 more words

Street Photography

Porto’s francesinha sandwich is a gut buster

Don’t be thrown by the dainty name and French origins, the ‘little Frenchie’ is a Porto institution – a doorstep layered with pork, smoked sausage… 10 more words