Beja is a city in the Beja Municipality in the Alentejo region, Portugal, with around 22,000 inhabitants. The municipality has about 35,000 inhabitants.
From the Beja Travel Guide
Beja to Alcobaca
Wednesday 13 July 2011 Last minute business in Beja then off to Alcobaca, which is about 120 km north of Lisbon close to the coast. It is a major fruit (apples, pears, stone fruit) growing region. Meetings completed we caught the bus at 11.45am to Alcobaca via Lisbon at a cost of 19€ each, pretty cheap ...
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