Rua do Souto | Braga

Rua do Souto  is the most traditional commercial street in Braga – dates back from 1466 – it headed to the ancient Braga castle – the tram lane no 1 went through it for decades – nowadays the street is closed to all traffic – people can stroll along it, and if they are into it – buy some religious souvenirs in one of its many shops.
A shop – Casa das Bananas – calls our attention, a closer look at its window intrigues us – dare to go inside and taste a Moscatel de Setúbal and a banana from Madeira – hours before Christmas Eve thousands of Bracarenses do exactly the same, making it almost impossible to enter this typical tavern.


8 thoughts on “Rua do Souto | Braga

  1. Aquileana April 26, 2015 / 7:43 am

    The Casa de Bananas is awesome ⭐
    Great post… Happy day to you. Aquileana 😀


    • jazzyoutoo_lostinbraga April 26, 2015 / 8:00 am

      It’s really one of those things you should experience because it is authentic – and at Christmas it’s unbelievable how it’s become a celebration of thousands of bracarenses gathering to salute life… 😀

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  2. DotedOn April 26, 2015 / 10:27 am

    Moscatel works like a password to me 😀
    I really like your blog. Straight to the point 🙂


    • jazzyoutoo_lostinbraga June 9, 2015 / 1:25 pm

      Happy to know that it causes such impression, specially if you come from Italy, a country full of wonderful places! 😀


      • Dora Buonfino June 9, 2015 / 1:28 pm

        Le foto e i video fanno venire voglia di visitare la città. La trovo molto bella e ospitale. Dico la verità!


        • jazzyoutoo_lostinbraga June 9, 2015 / 2:23 pm

          Sometimes we forget to stop a little and enjoy the places we have very close to us. I try to do this, at the same time I can learn a bit more about my place! 😀 Grazie mille!


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