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Leixoes, Portugal

Leixões

is one of Portugal's major seaports, located 4 km north of the mouth of the Douro River, in Matosinhos municipality, near the city of

Porto

.
Leixões Sport Club, commonly known simply as Leixões, is Matosinhos' sports club.

 

 

 

Leixoes, Portugal

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Leixões

is one of Portugal's major seaports, located 4 km north of the mouth of the Douro River, in Matosinhos municipality, near the city of

Porto

.
Leixões Sport Club, commonly known simply as Leixões, is Matosinhos' sports club.

 

 

 


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LOCAL TIME

12:14 am
July 11, 2020
Europe/Lisbon

CURRENT WEATHER

23.07 °C / 73.526 °F
moderate rain
Sun

22.54 °C/73 °F
sky is clear
Mon

23.17 °C/74 °F
sky is clear
Tue

24.67 °C/76 °F
scattered clouds
Wed

25.2 °C/77 °F
sky is clear

LOCAL CURRENCY

EUR

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Dom Luis I Bridge, Leixoes, Portugal
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The Dom Luís I (or Luiz I) Bridge (Portuguese: Ponte Luís I or Luiz I) is a double-decked metal arch bridge that spans the Douro River between the cities of Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia in Portugal. At the time of construction its span of 172 m was the longest of its type in the world. The government held a competition for the construction of a...
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Casa da Musica, Leixoes, Portugal
Average: 9.7 (10 votes)

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Palacio do Freixo, Leixoes, Portugal
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Church of Sao Francisco, Leixoes, Portugal
Average: 9.6 (10 votes)

The Igreja de São Francisco (Church of Saint Francis) is the most prominent Gothic monument in Porto, Portugal, being also noted for its outstanding Baroque inner decoration. It is located in the historic centre of the city, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO.   History The Franciscan Order was established in Porto around 1223....
Serralves, Leixoes, Portugal
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Serralves is a cultural institution located in Porto, Portugal, and one of the most important of all the country. It includes a Contemporary Art Museum, a Park and a Villa, each one an example of contemporary architecture, Modernism, and Art Deco architecture. The Museum, designed by Álvaro Siza Vieira, is now the most visited museum in Portugal (...
Palacio da Bolsa, Leixoes, Portugal
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The Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace) is a historical building in Porto, Portugal. The palace was built in the 19th century by the city's Commercial Association (Associação Comercial) in Neoclassical style. It is located in the Infante D. Henrique Square in the historical centre of Porto, designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO. History...
Fort of Leca de Palmeira, Leixoes, Portugal
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The Fort of Leça da Palmeira (Portuguese: Forte de Leça da Palmeira), or alternately the Castle of Matosinhos (Portuguese: Castelo de Matosinhos) is a 17th-century fort located in civil parish of Leça da Palmeira, municipality of Matosinhos in the Greater Porto region of Portugal. History The fort was begun in 1638 in the area known as Santa...
Clerigos Church, Leixoes, Portugal
Average: 9.5 (15 votes)

  The Clérigos Church (Portuguese: Igreja dos Clérigos, pronounced: ˈklɛɾiɡuʃ; "Church of the Clergymen") is a Baroque church in the city of Porto, in Portugal. Its tall bell tower, the Torre dos Clérigos, can be seen from various points of the city and is one of its most characteristic symbols. The church was built for the...
Fort of Sao Francisco do Queijo, Leixoes, Portugal
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Fort of São Francisco do Queijo (Portuguese: Forte de São Francisco do Queijo), frequently shortened to Castle of the Cheese (Portuguese: Castelo do Queijo) is a fortification situated along the coast of the civil parish of Nevogilde in the northern Portuguese municipality of Porto. History In early era of settlement, the rocky area of...

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