Tag: Oporto

Oporto, The Metropolitan Historical Town in Portugal

Similar to Sintra, Guimarães, Evora, and some other cities in Portugal; Oporto has also been appointed as World Heritage Site in 1996 by UNESCO. It is also one of the most ancient European centers. The name Oporto is actually the misinterpretation of ‘Porto’. Oporto is used as English name for Porto and many speakers tend to use it in modern world literature.   History of Oporto Porto was firstly an important city in 4th century, when Roman occupied Proto Celtic, Celtic, and Read more [...]