Portugal voted Europe's best tourist destination for the fourth consecutive year in 2020 World Travel Awards
Nov 3, 2020 General
Portugal was elected, for the fourth consecutive year, the Best Destination in Europe in the 2020 edition of the ‘World Travel Awards’, the ‘Oscars of Tourism’, a distinction awarded by professionals in the sector whose ceremony, this year, took place in virtual format. The city of Porto won the award for Best Destination ‘City Break’ (short trips) in Europe. Lisbon took the award for Best European Cruise Destination and the Algarve was again the Best Beach Destination in Europe and Madeira archipelago the best island destination in Europe. In total, Portugal received 21 awards in the tourism sector, in the various categories.
Portugal ranked 3rd for child health by Unicef
Dec 14, 2010 General
Portugal has been ranked in third place on a list of economically developed countries which compares access to health care for poorer children, according to a report published by United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef).» THE PORTUGAL NEWS 11/DEC ED.1091
Toll collection on A22 - Via do Infante started at December 8, 2011 - Find out who is exempt and how to get discounts!
Nov 29, 2011 General
The long expected tolls for the former free motorway A22 have started on, Thursday the 8th of December 2011. The new laws (Decreto-Lei n.º111/2011) where published on the Diário da República on the 28th November 11. Have a look on the tools price table and the exemptions and discounts
New Year's Eve at the Conrad Algarve - a unique experience
Nov 16, 2016 General
The Conrad Algarve Hotel has now presented its 2016 Festive Programme....