With its mild climate, 3,000 hours of sunshine per year, and more than 500 miles (850 kilometers) of splendid beaches bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, Portugal’s appeal as a holiday destination shines year-round. Home to the oldest borders in Europe, explore an exceptional range of landscapes separated by the shortest of distances. Experience unique leisure activities and a rich cultural heritage where tradition and modernity blend into perfect harmony. Savor superb cuisine, legendary wines and the hospitality of a truly welcoming people. A tourist paradise of the highest quality, discover that a trip to Portugal is a trip home. (via)