Welcome to our tenth episode and it’s all about the river. We traveled along the Douro river from Pocinho all the way to the Atlantic Ocean and the beautiful city of Porto at the mouth of the river. (Click here for more photos)
Anti-clockwise from top left: We arrive upriver. View from road. Train from Regua to Pocinho. Baden struggles to offload the bikes.
Clockwise from top left: View from the road. Antonio explains palaeolithic drawings. Horse. 4WD ride back.
Anti-clockwise from top left: Tasting at Sandeman’s near Pinhao. Port and local cheese. Pinhao station art (azulejo). Wild camping.
Clockwise from top left: Sipping vinho branco in Bitetos. Cleaning cycling gear. Camping on the beach. Beautiful Bitetos, a cove in the Douro.
Clockwise from top left: Roadside cherries. View of the Douro closer to the end. Lunch with Maria-Jose and Rolando. The end of the Douro marked by Arrabida Bridge.