Portugal is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, the Gulf of Cadiz to the south, and Spain to the north and east.
What body of water borders Portugal to the west?
Atlantic Ocean – the large body of water that borders Spain and Portugal to the west.
Is Azores expensive?
They are expensive to get to, expensive to live on, and generally expensive to visit. Without any direct access to a continent, even the most basic supplies are imported and are priced accordingly. Despite their remote location and a currency of the historically strong Euro, the Azores are gleefully affordable.
Is there a natural border between Portugal and Spain?
The Portugal–Spain border is referred to as “The Stripe” (Galician: A Raia, Portuguese: A Raia, Mirandese: La Raia, Spanish: La Raya). It is one of the oldest borders in the world.
|Length||1214 km (Claimed by Portugal) / 1232 km (Claimed by Spain)|
Can you swim in Nazare Portugal?
Swimming is possible in Nazaré, but look for a more protected spot (in the direction of the cliffs) and keep an eye on the warning flags – the waves by the beach looked quite big even in spring.