The Doorman: José Afonso

The doorman for the esteemed Palácio Estoril Hotel in Portugal recounts the faces and memories from 65 years of service

Elena Anosova, Playground on the Bank of Baikal on the Edge of the Island of Olkhon, Lake Baikal, Siberia, 2015. From the series 'Saggaan Sag' (White time). Photography – Elena Anosova

Behind the Frame: Siberian Playground

Russian photographer Elena Anosova shares the story behind her image of a frozen playground on an isolated Siberian island

Samba City: The Blocos of Rio

As Brazil gears up to celebrate Carnival, photographer Fran Petersson recalls hitting the streets of Rio de Janeiro to discover the city’s notorious street parties

Citizens of Vancouver: Herschel Supply

Jamie and Lyndon Cormack discuss the origins of the contemporary accessories brand and their connection to one of Canada’s most diverse cities

Adventurer, Alex Bellini

Crossing Iceland’s Biggest Glacier

Italian adventurer Alex Bellini reveals the mental and physical preparations behind his trek across Iceland’s Vatnajökull ice cap, Europe’s second biggest glacier

Film maker Sean McAllister in Hull for 'Made in Hull' UK City of Culture 2017. Photo – Chris Pepper

Secret City: Sean McAllister on Hull

As Hull becomes the UK’s 2017 City of Culture, documentary filmmaker and Yorkshire native Sean McAllister describes the Hullensian spirit and shares his favourite places in the city

My Genius: David Attenborough

Aston Martin’s chief creative officer and design director, Marek Reichman, explains his admiration of the much-treasured broadcaster

L’Eroica: The Tuscan Trials

Fuelled by wine and ribollita bean soup, Port heads to Tuscany and cycles 75km through the Chianti hills on a vintage bike

Borderland: the edge of Russia

Photographer Maria Gruzdeva recounts her journey along Russia’s 60,000 km border – the longest national border in the world

Palm Springs: The Good Life Goes On

Photographer Nancy Baron shares exclusive photos from her new book, in which she captures the uniqueness of Palm Springs, a town frozen in time

Gray Malin captures the beauty of Barcelona for his fine art series 'Follow Me', commissioned by Le Méridien Hotels and Resorts

Secret City: Gray Malin on Barcelona

American fine art photographer and seaside fanatic Gray Malin shares his favourite places to spend time in Barcelona

Secret City: Brooks on LA

Jason Norton, the only American employee of British cycling brand Brooks, reveals the best places to eat, drink, and “steal WiFi” in Los Angeles

Secret City: Iquitos, Peru

Ed Stafford, the first human to walk the length of the Amazon, writes about his favourite place in the Amazon

Britain’s Surfing Landscape: Tom Shaw

Photographer Tom Shaw recalls photographing the windswept landscapes and the hardy surfing scene of England’s southwest coast

Massimo Vitali, Piscinão de Ramos, Brazil, 2013, chromogenic print on Diasec, 182 x 226 cm, courtesy the artist and Ronchini Gallery

Massimo Vitali: Life’s a Beach

As a new exhibition of his beach photography opens in London, Massimo Vitali talks to PORT about the divide between documentary and art in contemporary photography

Castel Gondolfo

Secret City: Francesco Mazzei

The newly appointed chef patron at Sartoria, Francesco Mazzei, takes PORT through his favourite spots in Rome, the Eternal City where he kick-started his career

The Nudie Jeans Guide to Gothenburg

Maria Erixon, founder of the Swedish denim brand Nudie Jeans, lists her top five places to eat, drink and relax