“Hello from Portugal!” Friend, June 2023, 18–19.
Portugal is a country in southwest Europe. About 10 million people live there.
Many buildings in Portugal are decorated with tiles called azulejos that make patterns or pictures.
Portugal is right next to the Atlantic Ocean, so it has many beautiful beaches. Surfing is a popular summer activity.
Missionaries first came to Portugal in 1974. Today Portugal has about 45,000 Church members.
People in Portugal often eat seafood and meat with olive oil, fresh herbs, and spices. Many meals also include rice, potatoes, or bread.
Portugal’s first temple was dedicated in 2019.