Portugal is one of Spain‘s neighbors. Located in Western Europe, the country is famous for its delicious ‘pastéis de nata‘, the gorgeous city of Lisboa or its wonderful beaches in the Algarve.

I’ve visited various times and I can’t wait to explore it more in depth.

How about you? Have you visited Portugal already? Please share in the comments below.

WELCOME TO Portugal!

Basic facts

  • Population: 10 million
  • Currency: Portugal belongs to the Eurozone, hence the euro (€) is its official currency.
  • Language: Portuguese.
  • Territories: Portugal is divided into 7 regions.
  • Main cities: Lisboa (capital), Oporto, Amadora, Braga, Setubal.
  • Fun fact: Portugal’s borders have remained unchanged since 1139, making it the oldest nation-state in Europe.

Things to do

Visit the capital city of Lisbon

Savor the delicious 'pastéis de nata'

Relax at one of the Algarve beaches

More about Portugal…

Get inspired by my trips around the country and read my travel– related blog posts!


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