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The bucolic town of [[Luso]], the villages of [[Bucaco]],  (Bussaco), Forest, Cruz Alta.
 
The bucolic town of [[Luso]], the villages of [[Bucaco]],  (Bussaco), Forest, Cruz Alta.
 
Also: Curia(spa/garden and lagoon).
 
Also: Curia(spa/garden and lagoon).
 
===Itineraries===
 
Mealhada-Bucaco/Luso,Curia.
 
 
==Do==
 
Carnaval da Bairrada/Mealhada
 
 
==Eat==
 
suckling pig
 
 
==Drink==
 
Regional spumantes (wines/vinho espumante da Bairrada).
 
==Stay safe==
 
==Itinerary==
 
Aveiro, a city north of Bairrada, Coimbra, to the south, Figueira da Foz, to the southwest. Note:these 3 cities are actually not in Bairrada, but close by.
 
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
*[[Aveiro]] / [[Barra]] /[[Costa Nova]] /[[Ilhavo]](Vista Alegre/ceramics) / [[Ria de Aveiro]] /[[Sao Jacinto]] peninsula.
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*[[Aveiro]] / [[Barra]] /[[Costa Nova]] / [[Ilhavo]](Vista Alegre/ceramics) / [[Ria de Aveiro]] /[[Sao Jacinto]] peninsula.
 
*[[Coimbra]] ,Hub city,University & other monuments in the Capital of central Portugal.
 
*[[Coimbra]] ,Hub city,University & other monuments in the Capital of central Portugal.
*[[Mira]] / [[Praia de Mira]] (beach).
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*[[Figueira da Foz]] ,a panoramic city at the mouth of Mongedo; beach in [[Costa de Prata]]
*[[Agueda]] / [[Fermentelos]] (lagoon).
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*[[Figueira da Foz]] ,a panoramic city at the mouth of Mongedo;beach/[[Costa de Prata]],casino.
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*[[Porto]] ,monumental city [cidade Invicta],capital of Norte.
 
*[[Porto]] ,monumental city [cidade Invicta],capital of Norte.
 
*[[Viseu]] ,historic city,museum.  
 
*[[Viseu]] ,historic city,museum.  
 
*[[Penacova]] a town by the [[Mondego]] river.
 
*[[Penacova]] a town by the [[Mondego]] river.
*[[Lousa]] ,a lovely mountain town.
 
Plus:
 
* [[Pinhel]] castle and [[Coa]] valley.
 
* [[Guarda]] ,cathedral/Se and [[Serra da Estrela]].
 
* [[Lamego]] / [[Douro]].
 
* [[Tomar]] ,Templary city.
 
* [[Leiria]] ,castle and [[Pinhal de Leiria]](pinewood).
 
* [[Espinho]] ,beach casino/Costa Verde.
 
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Revision as of 22:27, 15 March 2012

Bairrada is in Portugal. It is an agro-viticulture zone in centre Portugal, mostly in the meridional part of the Aveiro district.


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The area of Bairrada is 108,000 ha.It presents a concentration of soils with agricultural potentialities (47%) much of the standard soils of the central region (19%). The vine occupies around 15,000 ha. In the seventies, this corresponded to 37% of the volume of the total agricultural production in the central region. From Aveiro, Coimbra, Porto,[ [Lisbon]], Braga,Evora, Guarda,Leiria, Castelo Branco, Viseu.

Get around

Drive (A1). or train (principal stations Linha do Norte. do ==See== The bucolic town of Luso, the villages of Bucaco, (Bussaco), Forest, Cruz Alta. Also: Curia(spa/garden and lagoon).

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