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Alto Alentejo

Language: Portuguese

Description: Alta Alentejo is a province in the south east of Portugal, north of Baixo Alentejo and east of Lisbon and including most of the districts of Portalegre and Évora. The capital of the Alta Alentejo is Évora. The province is largely barren.

Alto Alentejo
Map of Portugal, showing Alto Alentejo on the border with Spain, east of Lisbon, with many thanks to by Tourizm Maps &Copy; 2006

Pronounced: AHL-too ah-lehn-TEH-joo
Ethnicity: Portuguese
Most frequent country: Portugal
Most frequent region: Alto Alentejo

See places: Portuguese food and cuisine, Alentejo, Évora, Portalegre

See foods and dishes: alentejo, açorda Alentejana, à alentejana, Alentejo, Beja, carne de porco à Alentejana, encharcada, febra de porco à alentejana, migas à Alentejana, pão de rala, porco à alentejana, Queijo do alentejo, Reguengos, rojoes à alentejana, sericá alentejano, sopa de tomate alentejana

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