Portugal is a diverse nation, situated in southwestern Europe, and is bordered by Spain to the north and east and the Atlantic Ocean to the west and south. Located on the Atlantic coastline, Lisbon is the popular and lavish capital city of Portugal, offering numerous natural ancient and man-made attractions. Tourists can explore and experience the magic of the wonderful Portugal cities, stuffed with modern attractions like, the glorious imperial prehistoric castles, lighthearted life and warmth of the vibrant and colorful villages and charming seaside towns and overall the astonishing architectural marvels and extraordinary archaeological heritage of the country.
The vast and beautiful coastline, lush mountains and verdant national parks, thunderous rivers and gleaming sunshine, makes Portugal a perfect European vacation destination. Adventure sports in Portugal are very popular activities which include surfing, mountain-biking, horse-riding, hiking, fishing, dolphin and whale-watching. Football in Portugal is the most popular and widely played sport event in the country.