Nuno, F&L are coming to your town! You'll need to file a first-hand report! Portugal announces trip to Porto Kings of Spain, and Lisbon Gimaraes
The Kings of Spain will visit to Portugal, -specifically to the cities of Porto, Guimaraes and Lisbon
, the next 28, 29 and November 30, according to EFE today moved the Portuguese president, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.
King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia "will be received in Oporto, will pass through Guimaraes and then go to Lisbon," he said Rebelo de Sousa told EFE after a ceremony held today in Viseu, a city near the coast, in the Central Region From Portugal.
The head of the Portuguese State, which considered it "an honor" this visit, predicted it will be "a great moment for Portugal" in which there will be "brotherhood and approximation of fraternal peoples, friends and neighbors."
"I am very grateful to His Majesty come to Portugal with the Queen," said Rebelo de Sousa, who also wished the new government of Spain "all congratulations on your government".
It Rebelo de Sousa did not disclose further details of the planned agenda of the visit of the Spanish sovereigns to the three lusas cities, although the Kings of Spain could visit Porto's exhibition of Joan Mir?, owned by the Portuguese state, which is exhibited in the House Serralves and was inaugurated on September 30 with the presence of the Prime Minister, then in office, Mariano Rajoy.
In fact, the Minister of Culture of Portugal, Luis Filipe de Castro, who also attended today Viseu, told EFE that "soon, King will have the opportunity to visit the exhibition of paintings by Miro" shows that defined as "A link between Spain and Portugal".
After visiting Porto, the second stop of the official visit will Guimaraes, city in northern Portugal, in the district of Braga,
which is considered the cradle of Portugal because here was where he was born and where was crowned in 1139 D. Alfonso Henriques, first king of the Portuguese nation.
The rest of the agenda of the official visit will take place in Lisbon.