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17 JUL 2015

Portugal´s Douro Valley

"If proof is needed that wine tourism is set to run and run in the Douro Valley, it can be found in Quinta do Vallado. Its CEO, João Alvares Ribeiro - a descendant of the famous Dona Antonia Adelaide Ferreia - opened five rooms in the old ochre-coloured Quinta several years ago, before launching a low-lying, sleek slate and whitewashed hotel nest door in 2012. With 10,000 visitors to the hotel and winery annually, he has seen first-hand how brand loyalty is built through tourism, and is poised to open another six-room hotel, Casa do Rio, this summer at a vineyard in the Douro Superior, not far from the Vale de Côa archaeological park."

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