Portugal is a necessary destination for 2017, with Lisbon and the Azores at the highest priority. This country remains the absolute prime mover of all those who love travel. Looking for future bookings for the next 12 months? Check this out!
The Lusitanian country has been selected by Lonely Planet guide after a careful investigation carried among travelers. Portugal has already grabbed 24 Oscars in European tourism categories over the years, setting a real record.
Portugal strengths are many: the climate with 250 days and 3,000 hours of sunshine annually, the sea with its surfing, the excellent food and wine products. Need we say more?
Over the centuries, Lisbon has welcomed many cultures from distant lands that have melded together to form its historic districts. Lisbon is also a modern capital that looks to the future . The recently opened spectacular museum of art and technology (MAAT) is clear evidence of this progression.
The Archipelago of the Azores is composed of nine volcanic islands in the Atlantic Ocean. The scenery is breathtaking and the destination has been recognized by UNESCO which has included the historical center of the city of Angra do Heroismo among its assets, as well as the landscape of the vineyards of the island of Pico. The islands of Graciosa islands, Corvo and Flores, appear both among the “Biosphere Reserves.”