Portus Victorius – History At Sea

Portus Victorius – History At Sea

“Invicta” (the unbeaten one) is the epithet of Porto, where in every corner HISTORY is revealed and many stories are told. The shape of the city reveals a solid personality that is exuded through the ancient granite walls, through the mist softly bumping into the tiled facades, through the encounter between the Douro River and the Atlantic Ocean…

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Wrapped in the plots of the Sea, launched in the vastness of the oceans in search of new worlds, ships, sailors and integrated population sailed on the quest to conquer Ceuta in a beautiful fleet.

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From Porto to Ceuta and beyond, from many centuries to the present time, Porto remains faithful to its unique and appealing character that leaves no one indifferent. The devotion to its History and to its stories were well worth the Nomination as World Heritage Site, by Unesco in 1996.

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About Nzinga M'bandi

Nzinga M'bandi Cultural Heritage Manager from Portugal and Artistic Photographer for 17 years, N'zinga has seen her work be recognized and publicized in Portugal and abroad. Specialized in Analogue B&W Photography, N'zinga developed high technical skills in digital photo processing, combining a sensitive and accurate eye with a broad range of artistic experience. N'zinga classifies her work as classical but with a contemporary point of view.


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2 Responses to "Portus Victorius – History At Sea"

  1. Nzinga M'bandi
    N'zinga  March 7, 2013 at 15:01

    Hi Linda! Gratitude for the thoughtful and heartwarming words on my post!

  2. Corbett ReSort  March 7, 2013 at 13:15

    Hey Nzinga, Pics are fabulous. Are they taken by you? Beautiful Post with amazing Pics..


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