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News Portugal » Tourism: Portugal tourist arrivals spike 12 percent to new record in 2017

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-portugal-tourism/portugal-tourist-arrivals-spike-12-percent-to-new-record-in-2017-idUSKCN1FY1S9
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

LISBON (Reuters) - The number of foreign tourists visiting Portugal rose nearly 12 percent last year to a record 12.7 million people, contributing to the once-bailed out country’s strongest economic growth since 2000, official data showed on Wednesday.

News Portugal » Tourism: Travel: Driving northern Portugal’s wine route

News channel or source: http://www.decanter.com/wine-travel/portugal-road-trip-wine-tour-384947/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Explore Portugal's largest wine region by car on the Vinho Verde wine route, stretching from Porto to the northern Spanish border – stopping off at six wineries along the way... Picturesque medieval towns surrounded by vineyards make the Portugal’s ...

News Portugal » Tourism: Portugal’s tourism chief seeks to inspire more Jews to move to the country

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Portugals-tourism-chief-seeks-to-inspire-more-Jews-to-move-the-country-543157
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Portugal’s Secretary of State for Tourism Ana Mendes Godinho reached out to Jewish communities via a tour of the US this month, during which she called for “a Jewish presence in Portugal.” “We want a Jewish presence in Portugal and we look to ...

News Portugal » Tourism: Stats: Record 20 Million Visitors to Portugal in 2017

News channel or source: https://www.travelagentcentral.com/destinations/stats-record-20-million-visitors-to-portugal-2017
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Portugal welcomed a record of more than record 20 million visitors in 2017, with 685,000 from the United States, a record high also. The country ended last year with more than 15 billion euros ($18.5 billion) in tourism revenue, which represents an ...

News Portugal » Tourism: 'We want a Jewish presence in Portugal'

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/242181
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Portugal’s Secretary of State for Tourism Ana Mendes Godinho has just ended a whirlwind visit to the U.S., where she met with a variety of Jewish leaders and communities, specifically in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles. “We want a Jewish ...

News Portugal » Tourism: Buying Property in Portugal as a Non-Resident

News channel or source: https://www.mansionglobal.com/articles/89648-buying-property-in-portugal-as-a-non-resident
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The reason, many say, is a combination of residency permits being given to non-European buyers, tax friendliness and limited stock—Portugal never built as much during the boom—that helped create the current conditions. And this is fueled by a tourism ...

News Portugal » Tourism: Glorious holiday hideaways in Portugal’s Alentejo

News channel or source: https://howtospendit.ft.com/travel/202813-glorious-holiday-hideaways-in-portugal-s-alentejo
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The property is made up of several whitewashed stone buildings “The Alentejo is in a very special sweet spot right now,” said Virginia Irurita, founder and co-owner of Made for Spain & Portugal, a luxury travel company based in Madrid, and one of the ...

News Portugal » Tourism: Readers' travel tips: Portugal is a beautiful city for travellers, but it has one pitfall

News channel or source: http://www.traveller.com.au/readers-tips--and-advice-the-tipometer-h0wgkg
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Here are the instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser. We had a great time in Portugal aboard Viking cruise along the Duoro River, followed by six days in Porto, the ...