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All senses are elevated to an incredible level when arriving in Douro Valley, a place referred to many times as the enchanted valley. Douro is located in the north-eastern region of Portugal. It is hard to put into words why this is an enchanted place but the truth is that each visitor will find its own enchantment… The local landscape has been astonishingly transformed throughout the centuries in a perfect fusion with the original nature. It is the birthplace of the worldwide famous Port Wine and Douro wines; Douro being one of the world’s oldest wine demarcated regions, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. To arrive in this ‘enchanted valley’ takes less than two hours driving from Porto’s airport. After leaving the highway, you are immersed in scenery so rich it feels as though you were living inside a painting, especially in the fall with the vibrant colours of the…