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"port-wine" related travel guides

The glorious riverside at Coimbra, with the university on the hill behind

Coimbra's a cut above

Destination: Bussaco

It may be way off the usual tourist trail but that's all the more reason to love Portugal’s ancient capital of Coimbra and its beautiful surrounding countryside

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Drinking and strolling by the Douro

Porto: world capital of (very) slow food

Destination: Porto

It’s not only the port wine which ages in Porto, Portugal’s second city. Humans, too, can put on a couple of years between arriving at a restaurant and being served

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Porto: the quayside on the Douro

Porto: the perfect weekend city

Destination: Porto

Few European cities can match the variety, the history and the sheer good value that are packed into Portugal’s charming northern capital of Porto. Here’s how to enjoy it, and where to stay

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View of the Douro

Tasting the high life in Porto

by rfield

Destination: Porto

There’s more to Porto for alcohol lovers to enjoy than plain old port. Ever heard of white port? No? Well, read on…

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