The beautiful surroundings, both on the coast and in the interior, are also a “target” for tourists visiting the country. Both the beautiful hills of the Douro Wine Region, where they produce award-winning world class wines. The long and roiling plains of the Alentejo countryside, make this a desired destinations. Not to be forgotten, is the 2500 km of coastline, stretching from the Algarve, in the South to the Northern border with Galiza. Portugal is famed the Age of Discovery and the link with the sea is still strong through the surf, seafood and uncrowded beaches.