Portugal is the 3rd safest country in the world and the safest country in the European Union
Jul 1, 2020 General
This is according to the latest 2020 Global Peace Index (GPI), by the Institute for Economics & Peace, which compiles the 'ranking' of the world’s safest countries. Portugal’s Ministry of Home Affairs has said it is happy with the results. Portugal is the third safest country in the world to live and work according to the Global Peace Index. Portugal appears in third position, after Iceland and New Zealand. In 2014, Portugal ranked eighteenth on the Index, having climbed to third position in 2019.
ALGARVE, was chosen by Forbes Magazine as the best place to live after Covid -19
Apr 2, 2020 General
Living And Retiring Overseas Post The Coronavirus—Three Top Options: The article from Forbes Magazine online tells their readers where will be the best 3 places in the world once the Coronavirus pandemic is behind us. And guess what, our beautiful ALGARVE is on Nº1! read further
Lagoa Municipality prolongs state of alert until the end of April
Mar 23, 2020 General
In the municipality of Lagoa, municipal departments, equipment will continue to be closed, and all cultural and sporting events will be canceled, including the celebrations of the 25th of April. The extension until April 30, 2020 of the alert state, foreseen in the Contingency Plan in force, was decided in a meeting of the municipal operational group - GOM- this Monday, March 23. At the same time that the period of time for contingency measures is extended, in Lagoa, means and response strategies are being organized according to the forecasts of the evolution of the pandemic COVID-19.
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The readers of 'Condé Nast Traveler' elected Portugal the third best destination in the world in 2019
Oct 20, 2019 General
From 2018 to 2019, Portugal climbed 15 places in the ranking of the best tourist destinations in the world, chosen by readers of "Condé Nast Traveler ’, a renowned North American travel publication. This year occupies the third place. The readers 'questionnaire for the 32nd Readers' Choice Awards placed Portugal behind Indonesia and Thailand (1st and 2nd place, respectively). According to the publication, this year 600,000 registered readers on the Condé Nast Traveler portal have revealed their preferences about the best countries to travel for tourism, but also about the best hotels, spas, cities, islands, cruises, airlines. , etc. In the ranking of countries as the best tourist destinations in the world only two other European destinations are listed: Greece, in seventh place, and Italy, in ninth.