Located on the Iberian Peninsula, Portugal is the westernmost nation in Europe. Its capital is Lisbon, and the country’s territories include the Azores and Madeira. In the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, Portugal was a major maritime and colonial power. Notable Portuguese explorers include Bartolomeu Dias and Vasco de Gama. Portugal was also a key site of conflict between France and Britain during the Napoleonic Wars.


Latitude: 39.129705038536
Longitude: -8.585815429688