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this is a very impressive rotunda or roundabout with a big garden and the Peninsular War Monument.
it will not take too long to see this.
In this roundabout you also have metro and bus to take you around the city.
For us we can't forget the experience we had here in this rotunda. We made several rounds going out and coming back to this same roundabout on our way to the city center of Porto.
We didn't have a Porto map yet from the airport...More
This soaring obelisk dominates the Praca Mouzinho de Albuquerque roundabout, commonly known as Rotunda da Boavista, which serves also as a suburban park, complete with a kids' fun-fair (when we visited). The monument is a magnificent commemoration of the defeat of the French by Portuguese...More
At its centre is a monument to the victory of Portuguese and British forces against the French during the Peninsular War (1807-1814). With a Lion trampling an Eagle at the top. On Sunday's they have a mini fair, with many families enjoying the weather and...More
It's a fairly simple garden, also commonly known as Rotunda da Boavista, in the biggest square of Porto with a large monument in the middle remembering the Napoleonic wars and how the French troops were beaten by the English called Monumento aos Heróis da Guerra...More