Turismo de Portugal highlights the strategic position of Portugal in the EU market and the value of the Portuguese language to access markets within the Portuguese-speaking world. The projections are that by the end of the year, the country will have a 2.2% GDP growth, with 1.8% of it coming from the tourism sector.
December 2, 2018 - December 8, 2018
Popular Cookbook Author to Take Viewers on Portuguese-themed Culinary and Cultural Journey
The World Travel Awards awarded a total of 16 prizes to Portugal, a record result, up significantly from seven awards last year and four in 2016. In June, Portugal was also named Best Tourist Destination in Europe for the second consecutive year.
The Portuguese island recognized at the 2018 World Travel Awards • Madeira was awarded ‘Best Island Destination’ at the 2018 World Travel Awards (WTA) held in Lisbon on December 1st. • The island was selected out of 18 competing islands around the globe • This accolade follows Discover Madeira winning ‘Europe’s Leading Island Destination’ in 2017