Portugal Country in Europe information and photo #Portugal – Portugal flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain and the Atlantic Ocean. Its oceanside location influences many aspects of its culture – salt cod and grilled sardines are national dishes, the Algarve’s beaches are a major tourist destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s-1800s, when Portugal had a maritime empire.
Dialing code: +351
Population: 10.46 million (2013) World Bank
Official language: Portuguese