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Situated on a corner in the walking street Rua Santa Catarina, the chapel is remarkable for the huge tiles mural on the side wall and front of the building. The interior is also worth viewing with gilt statues and art works
If you only have five minutes in Porto, and you want to see an exterior tiled church, go to the Capela das Almas. Granted, you should be able to see many churches as Porto is so small (we saw five all across the city in...More
This is probably the most impressive of all the tiled buildings in Porto! Absolutely beautiful! We visited the Sao Bento Station, St Idelphonsus Church etc etc but this the most memorable because we just came across it and wasn’t expecting to see this in the...More
Unbeknownst to us it was a national holiday and everywhere interesting was even busier and loaded with queues than usual. We got this far up the town and we’re interestedin this smallish church only to find limits on entry and some very polite men, two...More
I don't usually like visiting churches, but this one looked very nice from the outside. Not one of these huge fancy ones, but covered with blue and white tiles (as you typically see on facades in Porto). Inside, it was relatively small, but nice as...More
This nice architecture is in near the old town. It would be a short visit as it is a small church. Worth a visit. Just go to the Rua de Santa Catarina while walking and exploring the old town. You can also enjoy other attractions...More