The European state Portugal is located in the west of the Iberian peninsula, and forms the most western point of continental Europe. In the east and the north Portugal is limited by Spain, by the Atlantic in the South.
Portugal has a total population of 10.6 million inhabitants, and a surface of 92.345 square kilometers. The islands of the Azores and Madeira belong to the Portuguese state area.The most important bilateral partner countries for Portugal are France, Brazil, Morocco and Spain. Since Portugal understands itself as a cultural nation of world rank - particularly on account of its global role between the 15th and 17th century - the preservation of the cultural heritage is a natural concern of the cultural politics of the country.
For Portugal the tourism is an important source of income, and with 25 million tourists per year Portugal belongs to the most-visited countries of the world. Additionally, Portugal is known for its wine cultivation, and is an important international production country for raw cork.
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