Portugal is again the World’s Best Destination

Portugal was chosen as the World’s Best Destination for the third time in a row at the World Travel Awards. The ceremony took place this Thursday, 28th of November, in Muscat, Oman.

The Portuguese Tourism Secretary of State, Rita Marques, says that “this news confirms that Portugal is the best touristic destination in the world. It’s an honour to receive this award, that recognizes the excellence of Portugal and the Portuguese people. At the same time this brings a great responsibility. We all must continue to work hard to enforce the Portuguese brand internationally”.

The other nominees were: Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dubai, Greece, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, USA and Vietnam.

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