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Beira Baixa

Language: Portuguese

Description: Beira Baixa is a province of north central Portugal including most parts of the district of Castelo Branco and lies between the Serra da EstrÍla and the Spanish border. The crops in the intensively farmed river valleys that run through this infertile area are grain, fruit and vegetables. It is part of the former region of Beira.

Beira Baixa
Map of Portugal. Beira Baixa is in the east between the Serra da EstrÍla and the Spanish border. with many thanks to by Tourizm Maps &Copy; 2006

Pronounced: BAY-ruh BAH-ee-shyuh
Ethnicity: Portuguese
Most frequent country: Portugal
Most frequent region: Beira Baixa

See places: Portuguese food and cuisine, Castelo Branco

See foods and dishes: Queijo de Castelo Branco

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