Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
Portugal

Lists

63 votes
Countries I've Travelled To (Flags Version) (25 items)
list by kathy
Published 4 years, 3 months ago 13 comments
49 votes
Martial Arts around the World (35 items)
list by pacificus
Published 3 years, 11 months ago 14 comments
36 votes
Around the World with Fashion Photography (149 items)
list by brazilfashion
Published 4 years, 6 months ago 9 comments
12 votes
Countries I Have Been In (18 items)
list by Dagobert
Published 3 years, 2 months ago
12 votes
Eurovision Song Contest 2017 (26 items)
list by IsabellaSilentRose
Published 11 months, 1 week ago 4 comments

View all Portugal lists (9 more)

Portugal Videos


View all Portugal videos

Pictures

3 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

View all Portugal pictures (16 more)
A unitary semi-presidential republic. It is located in southwestern Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula, and it is the westernmost country of mainland Europe, being bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west and south and by Spain to the north and east. Aside from continental Portugal, the Portuguese Republic holds sovereignty over the Atlantic archipelagos of Azores and Madeira, which are autonomous regions of Portugal. The country is named after its second largest city, Porto, whose name derives from Latin Portus and Celtic Cale.

The land within the borders of the current Portuguese Republic has been continually fought over and settled since prehistoric times. The Celts and the Romans, followed by the Visigothic and Suebian domination, and the Moorish invaders, who were eventually expelled during the Reconquista. Portugal by 1139 established itself as an independent kingdom from Galicia. In the 15th and 16th centuries, as the result of pioneering the Age of Discovery, Portugal expanded western influence and established the first global empire, becoming one of the world's major economic, political and military powers, and ultimately dividing the world with Spain.

Portugal is considered a developed country with an advanced economy and high living standards, listed with the nineteenth-highest quality of life index rating in the world as of 2005. It's one of the world's most globalized and peaceful nations.

Edit item

Tags: Portugal (1), Country (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

browser posted 5 images [View All] 6 days, 2 hours ago

Galenito added this to want to visit list 3 weeks, 3 days ago
MA7AMAD added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Countries That I Love (52 places items)
Carlos Del Sira posted a image 2 months, 1 week ago

brawljeff added this to have visited list 3 months, 2 weeks ago
carnamau added this to have visited list 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Smiler1 added this to a list 6 months, 1 week ago
Southern European countries (16 places items)
vadeboncoeur added this to a list 10 months ago
IsabellaSilentRose added this to a list 11 months, 1 week ago
Eurovision Song Contest 2017 (26 music items)

" Artist: Salvador Sobral Song: "Amar Pelos Dois" Language: Portugese Points in total: 758 Final Place: 1st "


browser posted 3 images 1 year ago

Viro voted for an image 1 year, 2 months ago

ChihuahuaDaddy added this to a list 1 year, 3 months ago
ChihuahuaDaddy on Languages (7 places items)

"Portuguese The Portuguese spoken in Portugal is another one of those languages that is just plain beautiful. I know the basics largely because knowing Spanish makes it easy and because my mom had a cute co-worker who is from Portugal. "


browser posted 4 images 1 year, 4 months ago

scarywomen added this to want to visit list 1 year, 7 months ago
coffee-boy voted for an image 1 year, 9 months ago

rickterenzi voted for an image 1 year, 9 months ago

ayron83 rated this 7/10 2 years ago
choana added this to want to visit list 2 years, 1 month ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block