And the Oscar goes to… Portugal!
Did you know that Portugal was considered once again Europe’s best destination in 2020? And that the Algarve won in the category of Europe’s Leading Beach Destination 2020? The awards were given by the World Travel Awards, known as the "Oscars of Tourism" and granted by professionals in the sector. This year, due to the covid-19 pandemic, the 2020 edition ceremony was replaced by a virtual format that took place last Sunday evening.
From the extensive list of nominations Portugal has won 21 awards. Porto has been awarded the Best 'City Break' Destination in Europe, and Lisbon has been voted the Best European Cruise Destination.
As for the Algarve, it maintains the high standard when again considered Europe’s Leading Beach Destination 2020, and the Azores was distinguished as the Best Adventure Tourism Destination.
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