As a nation that was once made of smaller states and kingdoms, Italy is a country that has some very strong regional identities, which range from the traditionally wealthy northern cities down to poorer regions in the south.
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18 Top Things To Do in Northern Portugal - Travel Blogger's Favourites
Discover the most pretty places to see in Northern Portugal. Top Things To Do in Porto, Douro Valley. From wineries, to hiking near Pinhao and port tasting.