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. Bacalhau, local gastronomy.
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.