Articles in the ‘Portugal’ Category

ABTA – Portugal on Best Holiday Destination List 2014

By • Jan 17th, 2014 • Category: Portugal

Portugal was considered by ABTA – British Travel Association, to be one of the best holiday destinations in their 2014 Travel Trends report, which was developed together with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The report predicts cautious optimism in the holiday market for the year ahead with consumers continuing to holiday and planning to spend […]

Portugal to excel at London’s ‘World Travel Market’

By • Nov 5th, 2012 • Category: Portugal

The Portuguese Tourist board (Turismo de Portugal) has a stand at the World Travel Market in London which starts today and will host Portugal’s seven tourist regions and 46 companies, including airlines, travel operators, travel agencies, rent-a-car companies as well as tourist developments. The secretary of State for Tourism, Cecília Meireles, will be at the […]

Green Portugal a World Leader

By • Jul 19th, 2011 • Category: Portugal, Quinta Lifestyle

Portugal, is a country leading by example. Already, it produces 43% of its electricity from renewable sources such as wind and hydropower, but the country has now increased its environmental commitment and taken up the green car challenge nationwide.

Beautiful Algarve beach properties

By • Jun 1st, 2011 • Category: Portugal, Quinta Lifestyle

Quinta Properties’ beachfront estates, villas and apartments for sale in Quinta do Lago, Vale doLobo and the Eastern Algarve.

15 countries to be removed from Portugal’s tax ‘black list’ – including Gibraltar

By • Apr 11th, 2011 • Category: Companies, Portugal, Quinta Lifestyle

The Portuguese Government has announced Tax Information Exchange Agreements (TIEA) with 15 foreign tax authorities that will see them removed from its tax Black List, Pricewaterhouse Coopers has reported.

Mountain of the moon – The magic of Sintra

By • Dec 9th, 2008 • Category: Portugal, Quinta Lifestyle

A short helicopter flight from Quinta do Lago and perched close to Europe’s most western tip is Sintra, one of the nation’s most precious architectural and istorical jewels. Protected from unflattering progress by its UNESCO World Heritage status, the little town has enjoyed fame and royal privilege for hundreds of years.

Lisbon – Window to the Oceans

By • Feb 24th, 2006 • Category: Portugal, Quinta Lifestyle

Lisbon – a city rich in history; the window to the oceans; one of the beautiful capitals of the world; the beating heart of Portuguese culture