Photographer's Note

The river Douro, born in Spain in the province of Soria, on the peaks of the Sierra de Urbião, at 2160 meters altitude, after crossing Spain and northern Portugal, flows into the Atlantic near the cities of Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia - É the third longest river in the Iberian Peninsula - 897 km long, of which 572 km are in Spanish territory, 112 km along the border between Portugal and Spain, and 213 km in Portuguese territory through the Wine Region of Alto Douro classified by UNESCO in 2001 World Heritage, in the category of cultural landscape.

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