Asked in Europe
Which two European countries make up the Iberian Peninsula?
Spain and Portugal take the most land on the Iberian Peninsula, however, Andorra and France are also located on the peninsula. ...
Asked in Travel & Places, Europe
Which country occupies most of the Iberian peninsula other then Spain?
Most of the peninsula not occupied by Spain is occupied by Portugal. Spain occupies the biggest portion of the Iberian Peninsula. Portugal, Andorra, the UK (Gibraltar), and part of France share the rest. ...
Asked in Travel & Places, Portugal
This neighbor of Portugal occupies most of the land on the Iberian Peninsula?
Portugal's neighbor, Spain covers most of the Iberian peninsula. To put its size into visual context, it is larger than one of our largest states, California. Based on language it is connected to Hispanic America as well as the Philippines. ...
Asked in Travel & Places
Which country bounded by Spain occupies most of the Iberian peninsula?
None. Only one country can occupy the most. Spain occupies the biggest portion of the Iberian Peninsula. Portugal, Andorra, the UK (Gibraltar) share the rest of the Iberian Peninsula. ...
Asked in Portugal, Adjectives and Articles, Lisbon
Where is Portugal?
Portugal is next to Spain, in the south of Europe. Is the most west country in this continent. A good country for vacations with the beautiful landscapes, beatches and hills. In Europe, Portugal is southwest of Spain. Portugal is right next to Spain (both of these nations are part of what is known as the Iberian Peninsula) at the western end of Europe. Portugal is located in southwestern Europe. Portugal and Spain make up the Iberian Peninsula. The latitude of the Iberian Peninsula is...
Asked in Landforms
Why is the Florida peninsula the most famous peninsula in the world?
Who says it is? There are many other famous peninsulas worldwide, including Italy, the Balkan peninsula (mainland Greece), Baja California, Cape Cod, Scandinavia, the Malay Peninsula in Indochina, and the Iberian peninsula (which contains Portugal and Spain). ...
Asked in Countries, States, and Cities
What two coutries are located on the Iberian Peninsula?
Spain and Portugal are the most commonly cited. It is also common to include Andorra and Gibraltar. ...
What is the relative location of Portugal?
Relative to the rest of continental Europe, Portugal is the most Westernly country. It is found on the Iberian Peninsula; West of Spain (and South in some portions), North of Africa, and South of the UK. ...
Is Portugal in Greece?
You are way off. Greece in on the eastern-most point of Europe and Portugal is on the western-most. It should be clear when you look at a map, Portugal is to the left of Spain and Greece is to the right of Italy (that boot shaped piece of land). ...
Asked in Portugal, Roman Empire
What did the Romans call Portugal?
The entire Iberian peninsula was called Hispania by the Romans, the border that exists today between Portugal and Spain did not exist when the Romans ruled the peninsula. The border that did exist however, made up by the Romans that contained most, but not all, of modern day Portugal was the province they called Hispania Lusitania. So the answer I think you are looking for is Lusitania. Hope this helps. ...
What type of climate is the yucatan peninsula?
The Yucatan peninsula has a tropical savanna climate (Köppen Aw). It is mostly a flat land composed of limestone, with almost no surface rivers in the peninsula, and most water comes from sinkholes in the ground known as cenotes. ...
Asked in Mexico
Where are most sinkholes found in Mexico?
Most of them are found in the Yucatan Peninsula. It is mostly a flat land composed of limestone. Due to this nature, there are almost no surface rivers in the peninsula and most water comes from these sinkholes in the ground known as cenotes. ...
Asked in Geography, Mexico, Landforms
How does the land of the yucatan peninsula differ from that of western mexico?
The most striking difference is that of the terrain: while western Mexico is quite hilly due to the Sierra Madre mountain range, the Yucatan peninsula is a flat land composed of limestone. ...
Asked in Europe
What countries make up the 5 individual peninsulas of Europe?
I'm not sure what you consider "the five individual peninsulas" of Europe. My guesses: The Italian peninsula - most of Italy (and, technically, the Vatican City) The Iberian peninsula - Spain and Portugal The Cimbrian (Jutland) peninsula - Denmark and (part of) Germany The Scandinavian peninsula - Norway, Sweden, and part of Finland The Kola peninsula - (a small part of) Russia ...