Frequent question: What is a fact about Portugal?

Portugal have the oldest border in Europe for that fact it is the Oldest country in Europe. Portugal is the oldest country because never changed his borders or name since 1297 “tratado de alcanizes”. Denmark is the oldest but it has change his borders. … Portugal is not the oldest country in Europe.

What are 5 interesting facts about Portugal?

12 Interesting and Fun Facts About Portugal

  • Portuguese is the official language of 9 countries. …
  • The oldest bookstore in the world is in Portugal’s capital. …
  • World record holder for largest dining table set. …
  • Portugal is the largest cork producer in the world. …
  • Portugal is one of the world’s top surf spots.

What are some cool facts about Portugal?

Portugal is the oldest country in Europe

And the award for oldest nation-state in Europe goes to… Portugal. In 1139, Portugal appointed King Afonso Henriques as its king. Lisbon is said to be four centuries older than Rome.

How old is Portugal?

Portugal is 900 years old, and even though it has a relatively small area, it has played a crucial role in world history. As of today, it is the oldest country in Europe with the same borders.

Is Portugal safe?

Portugal is not dangerous for tourists. The only thing you’ll have to watch out for is pickpocketing and petty crime. Apart from that, Portugal is considered an incredibly safe country, especially for tourists.

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