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Douro Wine Region
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Wine Regions in Portugal: a quick guide to Portugal’s wine regions

The wine regions in Portugal reward visitors with some of the country’s most extraordinary experiences. Filling every corner of the land, it is a world of ageing quintas (wineries) and arresting landscapes that offer a fresh perspective on…
The UNESCO heritage city of Porto
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UNESCO Portugal: a quick guide to Portugal’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Portugal joined the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in 1965, although later, in 1972, the country left the organisation and officially re-joined in 1974. Portugal was also a member of the Executive Committee…