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Porto. Igreja dos Clerigos

Porto. Igreja dos Clerigos

Clerigos Church
Among the works produced in the north of Portugal by the well-known Tuscan architect, Nicolau Nasoni, Clerigos Tower Church, built in the XVIII century, is not only his oldest documented building, but also the most famous. Images of the virtues of the Virgin Mary are clearly displayed in the church’s iconography, dedicated since its foundation to Our Lady of the Assumption. A must visit, together with the Clérigos Tower, the most emblematic monument in Porto, a magnificent construction of 75m in height and 240 spiral steps, leading you to a veranda at the top where you will find an amazing view of the city.

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Graeme18-Dec-2016 20:27
Very well composed scene, Jose.BV!
Julie Oldfield18-Dec-2016 18:26
Great POV!
Martin Lamoon18-Dec-2016 17:51
A fine street scene. the climb up the tower seems with it.
Tom Munson18-Dec-2016 17:29
Terrific image, Jose.
Helen Betts18-Dec-2016 17:27
That certainly does have an impressive tower, well seen from this POV. V.
Jim Coffman18-Dec-2016 17:20
Very nicely captured...
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