Do France and Portugal share borders?

Portugal borders the country in the west, Gibraltar in the south, France and Andorra in the northeast while Morocco is bordered by Spain’s autonomous cities of Melilla and Ceuta and other small areas of land and islands. Additionally, the country has an enclave known as Llivia that is situated inside France.

Which country shares a border with France and Portugal?

Spain is located in southwestern Europe. Spain is bordered by the Bay of Biscay, the Balearic Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, and the Alboran Sea; Portugal to the west and France and Andorra to the north.

Which countries does France share its borders with?

France borders Belgium and Luxembourg in the northeast, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy in the east, the Mediterranean Sea, Monaco, Spain, and Andorra in the south. France also shares maritime borders with the United Kingdom.

What are the 11 countries that border France?

Long story short, it’s Brazil! But before we get to that… France has land borders with eleven countries. On its eastern border its neighbours include Belgium (652-659 kms), Luxembourg (73 kms), Germany (448 kms), Switzerland (573 kms), Italy (515 kms) and the principality of Monaco (4kms).

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Which countries share border with Portugal *?

Geography of Portugal

Continent Europe
Coastline 1,794 km (1,115 mi)
Borders Total land borders: Portugal-Spain border (1214 km)
Highest point Mount Pico 2351 m
Lowest point Sea level (Atlantic Ocean)

Who is the most famous person in France?

The Greatest Frenchman

Rank Personality
1 Charles De Gaulle
2 Louis Pasteur
3 Abbé Pierre
4 Marie Curie

Which is the longest border in the world?

Land border: Canada’s border with the United States is the world’s longest international border, at 8,890 km. This compares with the 6,846-km boundary between Russia and Kazakhstan and the 5,308-km frontier between Chile and Argentina.

Why do they call it the south of France?

People just call it the South of France in English because that is the way that the southernmost region of France, where people like to take their holidays, is generally called. In France we just call it le Midi or le Sud.

What country shares the shortest border with France?

Germany’s border of 278 miles (448 km) with the Grand Est region of France is the shortest.

What are the 3 major cities in France?

Largest French cities classed by population of metropolitan area

Rank City Region or area
1 Paris* Ile de France
2 Lyon* Rhône- Alpes
3 Marseille* – Aix-en-Provence Provence-Alpes Côte d’Azur
4 Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées
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