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Portugal is again awarded by the World Travel Awards


Portugal is again awarded by the World Travel Awards

Portugal was enshrined in the category of best European destination for the categories of Best Destination Golf & Beach on Europe Gala Europe Winners 2012:

  • 2012 Europe's Leading Beach Destination - Portugal has won the category of beach destination, competing with European destinations in Cannes, France; Corfu, Greece; Costa de la Luz, Spain; Costa Smeralda in Sadenha, Italy; Island Formentera, Ibiza Island Marbella, Spain; Oludeniz in Turkey; Panormas in Mykonos, Greece; and Plage Port Grimaud in France
  • 2012 Europe's Leading Golf Destination - Portugal has won the category of golf destination, competing with England, France, Germany, Ireland, Scotland and Spain.

These awards, the Algarve was the big winner, winning 7 awards in 8 possible. The award categories were:

  • Best Boutique European resort - Hotel Vila Joya
  • Melhor Villa Resort - Douradas Dunas Beach Club & Martilhal Beach Resort
  • Best Conference Hotel - Ria Park Hotel
  • Best Family Resort - Sheraton Algarve Hotel & Pine Cliffs Resort
  • Best Golf Resort - Le Meridien Penina
  • Best Hotel - Hilton Vilamoura
  • Best New Luxury Resort - Conrad Algarve, Quinta do Lago

in 2008, Portugal had already been consecrated by the award:

  • 2008 Europe's Leading Tourist Board

See the pictures taken from the official site World Travel Awards

Who are the "World Travel Awards"

A World Travel Awards, Is a prestigious entity establecidada since 1993 in the global tourism industry, with the function to sort and classify the quality of services and destinations for tourists worldwide. The WTA awards are considered the Oscars of the travel industry worldwide.

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