most of the Iberian Peninsula, located in southwest Europe.
With an area of 505,955 square kilometers, the country is in third place
Within the whole of the European continent, after Russia and France.
Of the above mentioned area, the largest part (493,484 km2) belongs to the peninsula and to this
Should be added to the archipelago of the Balearic Islands in the east (4,992 km2)
And the Canary Islands (7,447 km2) located more than a thousand kilometers from the southernmost
Point of the peninsula, across the coast of Africa.
Also, Ceuta and Melilla, two cities in the north, belong to Spain
European continent, the Iberian Peninsula is closest to Africa,
Of this only 14 kilometers separated, and through the Atlantic Ocean the country is aimed at America,
To which a special strategic value is granted.
This explains why Spain has been a fundamental meeting point in the history of
Different cultures and civilizations.
Thus, the country is part of the peninsular south of Europe and in particular
From the Mediterranean.
For more information (source: Spanish traffic agency)