Between 25 October and 27 October
Between 22 October and 5 November
Volvo Ocean Race: Portuguese capital is first leg destination
Two second places and a third one is the balance of another Portuguese participation in the European Best Event Awards (EuBea).
The balance for the Portuguese agencies in this year's edition of the European Best Event Awardshas resulted in two winners, with a gold and a bronze award.
Turismo de Portugal (Tourism of Portugal) won the World Travel Awards 2015, known as the "Tourism Oscars" in the category of best European Official Tourism Agency (Europe's Leading Tourist Board).
Alfândega-Porto Congress Centre was considered "Best Meetings and Conference Centre – Europe" for the second time in a row, according to Business Destinations magazine, a quarterly publication, edited by American Express in partnership with Association of Corporate Travel Executives.
Parques de Sintra – Monte da Lua (PSML) was awarded in the last 6th December with the World Travel Award for "World's Best Leading Conservation Company"
Holiday Inn Porto Gaia won for the second consecutive year the Torchbearer Award
Turismo de Portugal (Tourism of Portugal) won the prize for best stand at EIBTM in Barcelona
Portugal won 16 European awards and two for the Mediterranean area at the World Travel Awards - Europe, known as the "Oscars of tourism".