ESB 2021 - FUTURING BIOMATERIALS - 31st Congress of the European Society for Biometerials

1. Must do list:

  • Eat a Francesinha
  • Watch the view from Cais de Gaia or Serra do Pilar
  • Visit a Port Wine Cellar
  • Visit a pastry shop (pastelaria) and eat at least one Pastel de Nata
  • Walk up the Clérigos Tower
  • Visit Casa da Música
  • Visit Livraria Lello (world’s most beautiful bookshop)
  • Take a Douro river boat tour (with excellent views to Ribeira - Unesco World Heritage)
  • Visit Serralves (Modern Art Museum and Gardens)


2. What to visit in Porto:

  • Sightseeing and walking tours
  • Wine Cellar tours (e.g. Sandeman)
  • Casa da Música
  • Parque da Cidade (city park)
  • Castelo do Queijo (by the sea)
  • Serralves - Modern Art Museum and Gardens
  • Ribeira do Porto
  • Palácio da Bolsa
  • Cadeia da Relação (Photography Museum)
  • Livraria Lello (world’s most beautiful bookshop)
  • São Bento Train Station (to see the 20,000 tiles that decorate its walls)
  • Igreja do Carmo (Carmo Church with beautiful tilled facade)


3. Great places to eat:

   Francesinha

     Pastry (Pastelaria)

     Petiscar - small food/snacks

    Portuguese traditional food

    Portuguese Fine Dining


4. Great locations for a view or sunset

    Porto

    Gaia


5. General info:

    Tourism Office (Recommended routes, Discover, Events, etc)
    R. Clube dos Fenianos 25, 4000-407 Porto, + 351 223 326 751

   

    Public transportation
    Bus/Tram - STCP
    Subway - Metro

   

    Police Office
    Rua Clube dos Fenianos, nº 19
    Tel.: 222092006, prtetur@psp.pt

 

    Taxi (Uber also available)    

  •    Raditaxis: +351  22 507 39 00
  •    Taxis Invitcta:  +351 225 076 400 / +351 912 301 251
  •    Taxis Porto: +351 22 099 7336
  •    Taxis do Porto: +351 911 907 533

   

    Taxi App Porto

  •     UBER
  •     Bolt (previously Taxify)
  •     Free now (previously MyTaxi)

 

 

Important Dates

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  • ESB 2021
  • 5–9 September 2021
    Porto, Portugal

Organizer

European Society for Biomaterials

Contact

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Bautzner Str. 117-119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 65573 135
  +49 351 65573 299
  info@esb2021.org