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 About Portugal

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic (Portuguese: República Portuguesa) is a sovereign state in western Europe, it comprises of the continental part of Portugal on the western coast of the Iberian Peninsula and the small archipelagos of Madeira and the Azores in the Atlantic Ocean.

The most western European state is only bordered by one other country: Spain, in north and north east. Portugal shares a maritime border with Morocco.

Portugal covers an area of 92,090 km², compared it is slightly smaller than Hungary(93,028 km²), or the U.S. state of Indiana.

The country has a population of 10.3 million people (2015); capital and largest city is Lisbon with about 550,000 inhabitants. Official language is Portuguese

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Map of Portugal

Portugal Map

Portugal National Flag

Portugal Map

Portugal Currency

Portugal Currency
National LanguagePortuguese
Prime Minister António Costa
Important CitiesLisbon, Leiria, Santarém, Setúbal, Beja, Faro, Évora
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Drives on theRight
Calling Code +351
Internet TLD .pt