Lisbon: Main Facts

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Lisbon Main Facts

Geographical Location of Lisbon

Lisbon is located on the west coast of Portugal on the Atlantic Ocean, at the mouth of the Tagus River. Portugal, along with Spain, Andorra, Gibraltar and a small part of France, form the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Lisbon is the westernmost capital in mainland Europe.

Languages of Lisbon

The official language of Portugal is Portuguese. Spanish, English and French are understood by many edu-cated inhabitants of Lisbon and there is a substantial ex-pat community.

Currency of Lisbon

Currency in Lisbon is the Euro.