D. Luís I Bridge - Porto, PORTUGAL

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Ponte D. Luís I

A ponte D. Luís I liga a cidade do Porto a Vila Nova de Gaia, atravessando o Rio Douro. Desenhada por Gustave Eiffel, a ponte D. Luís I é composta por dois tabuleiros metálicos, sustentados por um grande arco de ferro e cinco pilares, estando os tabuleiros localizados em diferentes cotas, bem como diferentes dimensões e adaptados às margens do rio, possibilitam o acesso a diferentes pontos das duas cidades. O tabuleiro superior tem uma extensão de 355 metro, foi inaugurada em 31 de Outubro de 1886, o tabuleiro inferior tem uma extensão de 175 metros, sendo inaugurado em 1887. A ponte D. Luís I é um símbolo de referência da cidade do Porto. Inserida no centro histórico e Património Mundial da Unesco.

D. Luís I Bridge

The bridge D. Luís I connects the city of Porto to Vila Nova de Gaia, across the Douro River. Designed by Gustave Eiffel, the bridge D. Luís I is composed of two metal trays, supported by a large iron arch and five pillars, with the trays located in different quotas as well as different dimensions and adapted to river banks, provide access to different points of the two cities. The upper tray has a length of 355 meters, was inaugurated on 31 October 1886, the lower tray has a length of 175 meters, was inaugurated in 1887. The bridge D. Luís I is a reference symbol of the Porto city. Inserted in the historical center and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ponte D. Luís I

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Comments (55)

jtudorgabriel on August 19, 2013

beautiful photo

Fernanda Veloso on October 21, 2013

Belíssima foto. Gosto. Fernanda.

Bernard Chollet-Rica… on November 20, 2013

Encore une très belle photo du pont Dom Luis Isabel.


Amitiés de France. Bernard

BMV on December 23, 2013

Amazing shot, Isabel!!! :) Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


Nenad Obradovic on February 4, 2014

It's a beautiful picture! L+F

makis-GREECE ® on February 12, 2014

Great picture!

Like and favorite!

Greetings from Athens!


Christos Theodorou on February 12, 2014

Lovely point of view, wonderful result. Greetings - Christos.

David Guruli on April 7, 2014

Nice shot. L+F. Greetings from Georgia, David.

Eslam Khaled on April 9, 2014

Excellent shot, the image is very beautiful.

I like it greetings from Egypt. L+F

Best wishes from *(Eslam Khaled)*Asyut

Luca Salieri on May 17, 2014

Bellissimo scorcio cittadino. Like. Saluti da Roma, Luca

Gena Polozhinskiy on June 1, 2014

Terrific view, well captured, like!

mijodrag on June 21, 2014

Very impressive photograph and galery , very nice photo. YsL I added your gallery to my favorites. Friendly greetings from Serbia-Belgrade , Mijodrag

rossettiv on June 21, 2014

Beautiful landscape,very very good shot Isabel, I like a lot this image!

Best wishes from Enzo, Italy

Nice view LIKE Best wishes .---. Jens

Poya Diba on September 8

Very nice view.

LIKE Greetings from Iran.

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Isabel Marques
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  • Uploaded on May 28, 2013
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    by Isabel Marques
    • Camera: Sony DSC-HX1