Portugal wins again at World Travel Awards

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    November 28, 2020

    Portugal wins again at World Travel Awards. Madeira was voted ‘World’s Leading Island Destination’, Lisbon named ‘World’s Leading City Break Destination’ and the Algarve won the title for ‘World’s Leading Beach Destination’.

    World Travel Awards – the international initiative to recognise and reward excellence in travel and tourism – has unveiled the 2020 winners of its global titles. Portugal lost the title of World Best Destination to Maldives but has won several other titles.

    World’s Leading Adventure Tourist Attraction 2020 Passadiços do Paiva (Arouca UNESCO Global Geopark), Portugal
    World’s Leading Airline to South America 2020 TAP Air Portugal
    World’s Leading Airline to Africa 2020 TAP Air Portugal
    World’s Leading Beach Destination 2020 The Algarve, Portugal
    World’s Leading City Break Destination 2020 Lisbon, Portugal
    World’s Leading Classic Hotel 2020 Olissippo Lapa Palace Hotel, Portugal
    World’s Leading Conservation Company 2020 Parques de Sintra – Monte da Lua, Portugal
    World’s Leading Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant 2020 Vila Joya Hotel Restaurant @ Vila Joya, Portugal
    World’s Leading Golf & Villa Resort 2020 Dunas Douradas Beach Club, Portugal
    World’s Leading Inflight Magazine 2020 Up Magazine (TAP Air Portugal)
    World’s Leading Luxury Leisure Resort 2020 Conrad Algarve, Portugal
    World’s Leading Tourism Development Project 2020 Dark Sky Alqueva, Portugal and Spain
    World’s Leading Wine Region Hotel 2020 L’AND Vineyards, Portugal


    In the beginning of november the World Travel Awards reveiled the European titles in which Portugal won 21 awards, including Best European Destination.


    World Travel Awards

    World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry.

    Today, the World Travel Awards brand is recognized globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.

    Each year, World Travel Awards covers the globe with a series of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognize and celebrate individual and collective success within each key geographical region.

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