Portugal won the World Travel Awards Best Touristic Destination in the World
Portugal won the World Travel Awards in the World Travel Awards, becoming the first European country to win this distinction, defeating competitors such as Brazil, Greece, Maldives, USA, Morocco, Vietnam or Spain.
In a statement issued by the Secretary of State for Tourism in Europe, "only the cities of London and Paris" have already won this prize, with Dubai being the destination that has been awarded the most awards by the World Travel Awards (WTA), considered internationally as the "Oscars of Tourism".
Lisbon: `Best Destination for` City Break` in the World`
In the WTA 2017 final - which took place today in Phu Quoc, Vietnam - the city of Lisbon was also the winner by winning, for the first time, the prize for 'Best Destination for `World Break` in the World, attributed" for its attractiveness and offer of excellence for short stays ".