​​​Awards & Press Releases


In the past years, Portugal won several awards and nominations and many articles have been written in
the European and in the American press as well.

Here are some of the most relevant and recent information, noticed by the international press, regarding Portugal
as one of the best countries in Europe and in the world to visit, invest, live, retire or work.

           Portugal is the 4th most peaceful Country in the World 2018   - Global Peace Index (Institute for Economics & Peace).

           Portugal - World's Leading Destination 2018 Travel Awards 2018

           Portugal - The best European country  for expat residents Expat Insider Survey 2018
          Best Golf Destination in the World 2014. 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 - World Golf Awards

          Portugal -  The 5th most powerful passport in the world   Portuguese American Journal (Passport Index released by Henley
           & Partners), Jan 2018

           World's Leading Destination 2017  ( 1st time for a European country) - World Travel Awards
           World's Leading in several other categories

            Most Successful Golden Visa Program  - TheMooveChannel.com, April 2017

World Travel Awards 2016 - Europe's Leading 
BEST in Europe 2016 in 23 distinct categories
Lisbon in the Top 10 Cities to invest in Real Estate in 2017 - Emerging Trends in Real Estate: Europe 2017 - PWC & Urban Land Institute

Portugal is the Best European Country 2016 - USA Today 

Lisbon in the world's top 25 most liveable cities - Monocle

Why Experts Say Portugal Is Europe’s Top Property Market - Live and Invest Overseas

Portugal in the cheapest places to live in the world - The Cheapest Destinations Blog
Portugal in the 31 happiest, richest, healthiest, and safest countries in the world - Business Insider

Lisbon - Europe's Best Work-And-Play Capital - BBC

Algarve, Portugal Best Place in the World to live or Retire - Live and Invest Overseas - Huffington Post

Lisbon's Riverside Regeneration - The Guardian 

Lisbon - Best City or Short-Break Destination - Winner Travel Media Awards Tripadvisor

Portugal: Europe's Best-Kept Foodie Secret - CNN

Praia da Marinha, Algarve, Portugal in the 10 Best Beaches in Europe - Conde Nast Traveller

Lisbon's prime market is changing fast as city's revival continues - Financial Times - International Property

Why Lisbon is Europe's Coolest City Right Now - Conde Nast Traveller

The 50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World - Conde Nast Traveller

Lisbon - Best City Or Short Break Destination - Winner Travel Media Awards 2016

Ria Formosa, Portugal - Awesome Natural wonders in Europe - Smarter Travel

Europe's 10 Best Countries for Healthy Eating - Culture Trip

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Europe - VacationIdea

30 Incredible Beaches to Visit in Your Lifetime - Business Insider

Monsanto, Portugal - Charming Villages should be visited - Business Insider

Praia da Salema, one of the 9 secluded beaches in the whole entire world - Pure Wow

Lisbon - "European Entrepreneurial Region of the Year 2015" - EU - Winner EER

Algarve, Portugal - the world's #1 retirement Heaven for 2015 - Live and Invest Overseas

Algarve, Portugal - The Best Place in Europe to Own your Own 2nd Home in the sun - Live and Invest Overseas

The Top 10 Most Beautiful Countries in the World - Ucityguides

Algarve, Portugal - the # 1 out of 7 Best Places to Retire around the World - Forbes

Europe's New Cultural Capital is Here: And It's Not Berlin, Barcelona, Or Paris   - Elevated Today

Portugal: A Golf Paradise   - Best in Travel Magazine

Portugal the Best Golf Destination in the World - World Golf Awards

Vilamoura Marina, Algarve - Portugal: The Best International Marina 2015 - C.I.M.A.V.

International Marina of the year 2016: Vilamoura Marina - C.I.M.A.V.

Move over, Paris - Porto is the New Hot Shopping Capital - Bloomberg

Why Portugal? - The Nomad Pop-up Hotel

10 Best Beaches in Europe - Conde Nast Traveller

Lisbon leg of the Tall Ships race 2016  - The Guardian

22 reasons to make Portugal your holiday destination - The Telegraph

Portugal's Route 66 - Norton & Mackenzie

  Alentejo, Portugal  - World's Best Wine Trails  - CNN

Portugal Renewable Energy - NowThis (video)