There is plenty of information about Coimbra available online, which can be very useful to those planning a trip to the Beiras region of Portugal.

            A good place to begin doing some preliminary research is on this Coimbra Information page, which was found through Wikipedia.  Here, one can obtain such background information as history and population statistics.

            The Official Tourist Guide to Portugal website is a good resource for finding travel information general to most of the country, including Coimbra.

            This Coimbra Tourism website has some useful information about traveling to the city of Coimbra.  Here, one will find most basic tourism topics covered including, what to do, where to stay, what to see, and more. 

            A good way to get to know an unfamiliar area better is by studying its geography.  Get started by looking at a Map of Portugal, a Map of the Beiras Region, and a Map of Coimbra.

            For weather information about Coimbra, check out this Ten Day Forecast, and this Monthly Weather Averages page.

            Although there are no foreign embassies located in Coimbra, many countries have a location somewhere in Portugal (most in Lisbon).   For a complete list, including contact and location information, check out this Foreign Embassies List .