Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula on the continent of Europe. It is bordered by Spain on the east and the North Atlantic Ocean on the west. It includes the Azores and the Madeira Islands. More »

On a world map, Spain extends farther south than Portugal. Spain and Portugal are European countries that share the Iberian Peninsula. However, Portugal is approximately 1/6 the size of Spain. More »

Portugal is located on the Iberian Peninsula, which is in southwestern Europe. The coordinates of Portugal are 39 degrees 30 minutes north latitude and 8 degrees 00 minutes west longitude. More »

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Europe is not a country, it is a continent. There are seven continents including Europe, Asia, North America, South America, Africa, Antarctica and Australia, which is the only continent that is also a country. More »

The Iberian Peninsula is occupied by the nations of Portugal and Spain. The peninsula's name is derived from the Iberus River, also referred to as the Ebro River. The Iberus is the peninsula's second longest river, and t... More »

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The typical national dress of Portugal for women is bouffant, or puffy, skirts with patterned fabrics and kerchiefs. For men it is sombreros, calsas (short leggings) and waistcoats. Clothing is usually brightly colored a... More »

The national animal of Portugal is the Iberian wolf. The country has a national bird as well, which is the Barcelos cock. More »