Portugal - Tower of Belem, Lisbon, a world heritage . Facts about Portugal: Area: 92,389 sq km occupying 15% of the Iberian Peninsula, which is shared with Spain. Also, the Atlantic islands of the Azores (2,247 sq km, nine islands) and Madeira (794 sq km, two islands).Population: 10,732,357. Capital: Lisbon. Official language: Portuguese. 9 languages
8 things you probably didn't know about Portugal - via Business Insider 14-02-2017 | Some of Portugal's best assets are far from secret: port wine, medieval castles... But there are other places, things, and facts that are lesser known, and they only make the case stronger for adding Portugal to your destinations for 2017. Photo: Portugal gave us "tea"