Portugal is the westernmost state in continental Europe. Located in the southwestern part of the Iberian Peninsula. In the north and east it borders with Spain, in the south and west it is washed by the Atlantic Ocean. The area of the territory is 92,090 km².
The northern part of the country is occupied by the low mountains of Serra da Estrela (altitude up to 1991 m.), The southern and central parts – the Portuguese lowlands, hills and low mountains.
The composition of Portugal includes the autonomous regions: Continue reading