Portugal just won again the "Oscar"of the Best Destination in Europe!
Portugal back to winning the "Oscar" of the best destination in Europe
It is the third consecutive year that the country wins the European World Travel Awards. The gala was held in Madeira, also voted the best island. Lisbon and Passadicos do Paiva are among the 39 European and national awards.
It is precisely these distinctions, in addition to the global prize for a better European destination, which are highlighted by the Deputy Minister and Economy. Considering a "special pride" that the country continues to "win sustainability awards," the minister recalls that Portugal won the European Sustainable Destination Award in March and sets a goal: "We are getting closer and closer to being the most sustainable destination in the world. "
Portugal is to be congratulated for the investment that has been made in the re-qualification of the heritage and in the enrichment of the cultural and gastronomic offer, thus guaranteeing the Tourism excellence and the improvement of the residents quality of life".
These awards are the result of an online vote, attended by the general public and thousands of tourism and travel professionals worldwide.
The World Travel Awards were created in 1993 and the selection of nominees is performed worldwide by thousands of industry professionals.
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