My Portuguese Itinerary

Urooj Qureshi
Aug 8, 2012 · 4 min read
Duoro River, Porto, Portugal

After the uplifting experience on the Camino de Santiago I was not sure if I would fully appreciate my visit to Portugal. I was, once again, leaving a familiar environment, close friendships that I had developed across Spain on the Camino to enter a whole new world. Trust me, Portugal and Spain have their own unique identities.

I consulted the tourist office for the north of Portugal in Santiago de Compostela to…