Portugal Tourism News

Ana Mendes Godinho, secretary of state for tourism, Portugal

Ana Mendes Godinho, secretary of state for tourism, Portugal

20 December 2017 Videos

Picking up the trophies for World’s Leading Destination and World’s Leading Tourist Board, Ana Mendes Godinho, Portuguese secretary of state for tourism, speaks to Breaking Travel News about the prestigious honours and how they will help grow the hospitality in the country.

TAP celebrates and widens Portugal Stopover programme

TAP celebrates and widens Portugal Stopover programme

1 August 2017 Airline News Tourism News

This summer, TAP is celebrating the first anniversary of its Portugal Stopover with several announcements making the programme more attractive. As of September, travellers can spend more time getting to know Lisbon and Porto, as well as Madeira, Azores or Algarve, as TAP increases the duration of the stopover from three days to five.

Avani Avenida Liberdade Lisbon Hotel debuts in Portugal

Avani Avenida Liberdade Lisbon Hotel debuts in Portugal

2 May 2017 Hotel News

Avenida da Liberdade is the best address in Lisbon and it is now possible to stay at the upscale Avani Avenida Liberdade Lisbon Hotel. The newly launched hotel has a perfect location just off fashion-forward Avenida da Liberdade, which attracts an eclectic crowd to its tree-lined esplanades with big-name designer labels and continental sidewalk cafes.

West Cliffs golf course prepares to debut in Portugal

West Cliffs golf course prepares to debut in Portugal

20 February 2017 Tourism News

Europe’s most eagerly-awaited new golf course design project will officially open in Portugal this summer. Situated less than an hour north of Lisbon – on Portugal’s magnificent Silver Coast – West Cliffs has been designed by golf course architect Cynthia Dye ASGCA, of the world-renowned golf architecture firm Dye Designs Group, and is set to be unveiled to a worldwide audience in June.

Starwood reveals plans for W Algarve

Starwood reveals plans for W Algarve

11 November 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Starwood Hotels Worldwide, now part of Marriott International, has announced it will open W Algarve in 2018 on Portugal’s stunning sun-kissed Algarve coast. Developed in partnership with Nozul Algarve, the vibrant oceanfront oasis will overlook the breath-taking coastline and the beckoning waters of the Atlantic Ocean.