Northern Portugal is the "oldest" region of Portugal, where the nation began. Portuguese, Mirandese. Galician, Castillan. Sá Carneiro Airport, Drive, take the bus or train; subway in Porto metropolitan area.
Porto is Portugal's second largest city and the capital of the Northern region.
Douro is a subregion in Northern Portugal. Historically comprised the Alto Douro and Douro Litoral.
Viana do Castelo is one of the most beautiful Portuguese cities, in the Minho-Lima subregion of Northern Portugal.
Minho is a region of Northern Portugal. On the northernmost Atlantic tip of the country, Minho borders the Spanish region of Galiza, sharing with it many affinities in geography, tradition, people and language.
Braga is a city in the Cávado Valley of Northern Portugal.
Tras-os-Montes is in Northern Portugal. Portuguese;Mirandese[around Miranda].
Guimarães is a city in Minho, Portugal and is one of the most historical cities in Portugal, said to be where "Portugal was born".
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. - Marcel Proust
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