What you need to know about Tower of Clérigos

If you’re a tourist in Porto, chances are you’ve heard of the Clérigos Tower. After all, this imposing structure is visible from pretty much every angle in the city. But what exactly is it? Let’s take a look at the history of the Clérigos Church and tower so that we can better understand how to best explore this beautiful monument with its panoramic views of Porto.

What is in a Francesinha?

The Francesinha is the quintessential Portuguese sandwich—a hearty, greasy creation that’s made with layers of ham and sausage, steak, cheese, and a special sauce. It’s not just any old sandwich—it’s a cultural icon in Portugal, and it can be found on menus across the country.