Northern Portugal 

Northern Portugal is the "oldest" region of Portugal, where the nation began. Portuguese, Mirandese. Galician, Castillan. Porto [OPO] Drive,take the bus or train;subway in Porto metro area Bacalhau, local gastronomy. Port wine. Generally safe.

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Porto is Portugal's second largest city and the capital of the Northern region. Porto is a busy industrial and commercial center.

Viana do Castelo is one of the most beautiful Portuguese cities, in the Minho-Lima subregion of Northern Portugal.

Braga is a city in the Cávado Valley of Northern Portugal. It is the fifth largest city in Portugal after Lisbon, Porto, Amadora and Vila Nova de Gaia.

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Douro is a subregion in Northern Portugal. Historically comprised the Alto Douro and Douro Litoral.

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.

Tras-os-Montes is in Northern Portugal. Portuguese;Mirandese[around Miranda]. Braganca is the main city.

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