Douro River

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History Of Porto - Overview
... III, was sent to reconquer and secure from the Moors the area from the Minho River to the Douro River, including the city of Portus Cale, later Porto and Gaia, from where the name and ... Condado de Portucale), after the reconquest of the region north of the Douro river ... Wine, produced in the Douro valley, was already in the 13th century transported to Porto in barcos rabelos (flat sailing vessels) ...
Tâmega River
... The Tâmega or Támega is an international river belonging to Spain and Portugal ... The river begins its course near Verín, Galicia flowing south to Portugal, in the historical provinces of Trás-os-Montes and Douro Litoral ... The Tâmega River is a tributary of the Douro River ...
Historical Provinces Of Portugal - History - Comarcas
... Comarca of Trás-os-Montes - delimited in the west by the Tâmega River and south by the Douro River Comarca of Entre-Douro-e-Minho - delimited in the south by the Douro River and east ...

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