Madeira, Portugal

Madeira, Portugal Travel Information

Official name: Madeira Continent: Europe Area: 797 km² Capital: Funchal Country code: PT, PRT Population: 267,785 inhabitants (2011) Government: Autonomous region of Portugal Highest point: 1,862 m (Pico Ruivo) Distance (Amsterdam – Funchal): 2,808 km Flight time: approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes Travel advice Current status: No special security risks. Current color code: Green. […]

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Portugal Travel Information

According to allcountrylist, Portugal is a country in Europe bordering only Spain. Portugal’s territory also includes the Azores and the island of Madeira. Both areas form an autonomous region of Portugal in the Atlantic Ocean. The capital of Portugal is Lisbon (Lisbon). A number of major cities in Portugal are: Villa Nova de Gaia, Porto, […]

Portugal Entry Requirements

Portugal Entry Requirements

Passport and visa regulations Nationalities Passport required visa required Return ticket required Turkey Yes 2 Yes Other EU countries 1 no no Switzerland no no no Austria no no no Germany no no no ID cards/identity cards Citizens of the following countries listed in the table above can also enter the country with a valid […]

Portugal Prehistory

Portugal Prehistory and Archaeology

In recent years, palethnologists and archaeologists have made numerous discoveries and systematic studies of various post-Pliocene formations of marine and continental facies, so that today we have a sure knowledge of Paleolithic industries (for previous knowledge see Lusitani, xxI, p. 677). For Breuil, industries sometimes represent a facies its own somewhat crude “Lusitana”. It is still premature to draw conclusions […]