Spain is a sovereign state largely located on the Iberian Peninsula in Southerwestern Europe, with archipielagos in the Atlantic ocean and Mediterranean sea. Extending to 1214 km the Portugal-Spain border is the longest uninterrupted border within the European Union.
Economy: Spain has the fourteenth-largest economy by nominal GDP in the world, and it is the sixteenth-largest by purchasing power parity. Spain is a member of the European Union, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, and the World Trade Organization.
The Spanish economy is the fifth-largest in the European Union, and the fourth-largest in the Eurozone, based on nominal GDP statistics (Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad).
Languages: Spanish is the official language, but there are also other recognized regional languages like Basque, Catalan, Valencian, Galician and Aranese.