Fun Portugal facts

Did you know that the world's largest omelet was made in Portugal?

In this post we will share more interesting and fun facts on this amazing country.

JK Rowling

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Did you know that JK Rowling lived 2 years in Porto? It is said that Porto provided her much inspiration for her Harry Potter series.

15 UNESCO sites

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Did you know that Portugal counts 15 UNESCO sites? 14 are cultural sites and one of them is natural.

Oldest University

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Coimbra university was established in 1290. It is also an UNESCO world heritage site.

Biggest waves

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In Nazaré you can find some of the biggest waves in the world. The best time to see them is between October and March. 

Country of tiles

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These tiles, also called azulejos can be found everywhere in Portugal. They are part of Portugal's history and culture.

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