Portugal the fifth most peaceful country in the worldBy Anna Pinho • Jun 27th, 2016 • Category: Property News & Info
Portugal is the fifth most peaceful country in the world according to this years Global Peace Index.
This is a big improvement from last year where it was listed 14th in the ranking. This year it joins the top five most peaceful countries of the world, 1st is Iceland, 2nd Denmark 3rd Austria and 4th New Zealand.
Amongst the Portuguese speaking countries which are listed, Portugal is the best placed, where Mozambique is 68th Angola 98th and Brazil 105th.
The report reveals that in 2016 the world became less peaceful due to the increased level of terrorism and political instability, thereby Syria is named the least peaceful country
For more information “http://www.visionofhumanity.org/#/page/indexes/global-peace-index
A journey through Portugal from North to South is a rich unforgettable experience with its diversity of weather, food, wine and architecture. – The Telegraphs Travel’s Portugal expert Mary Lussiana