Portugal best destination to visit in 2014.

Portugal voted best destination in the world to visit in 2014.

Portugal Car Hire | Best Country to Visit in 2014For the second consecutive year, Portugal was named best country in the world to visit the prestigious Spanish magazine Condé Nast Traveler.

The choice was left to the readers of the publication, through an online vote where they elected one that, for them, is the best destination for a trip.

The combination of culture, cuisine, " fine wines", beaches, golf courses, history and "affable, open and very sincere people" meant that this year, Portugal back to being voted top destination to visit . To enhance the title, readers also highlight the "impressive array" of landscapes that can be found in the country.

The awards were presented last Thursday at a ceremony in the gardens of Cecilio Rodiguez, the Retiro Park in Madrid.

What is one of the most prestigious publications in the world tourist handed the award to John Cotrim, President of Turismo de Portugal , which highlighted the importance of that distinction.

"It enhanced visibility of Portugal as a tourist destination of excellence from Spain, a leading international source markets which in 2013 generated more than 3 million overnight stays and EUR 1,000 billion in revenues", he says.

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