With the summer coming to an end, it's time to start fantasizing about travel. How about the Portuguese wine regions of Madeira & Minho? Thanks to my guest blogger Andy Snow for this great article. Enjoy!
A great way to explore one of Europe’s most underrated wine regions is by boat. Viking River Cruises has two new ships—Viking Torgil and Viking Hemming—sailing Portugal’s Douro River, and CroisiEurope debuts the Gil Eans this year. When Six Senses opens its first European resort in the Douro Valley this spring, guests will be able to visit nearby wineries by private boat. The hotel will also have a dedicated wine academy.
Ports of call: a #wine tour of the #Douro - The Guardian 21.05.2016 | Portugal’s Douro region is famous for its port, but also produces fine, good-value reds and top nosh. Perfect, then, for thirsty foodies like our writer... Photo: Aerial view of vineyard terraces and the Douro river in the Alto Douro region.
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