Despite leaving the podium, Portugal continues to be one of the most peaceful countries in the world. Portugal comes in fourth place in this year’s Global Peace Index behind only Iceland, New Zealand and Denmark.
The 2021 Post Office Travel Money Holiday Report for 2021 found that Portugal was tops for Brits looking for good value. The Post Office barometer monitors the price of eight tourist items – comprising dinner for two with a bottle of wine, a range of soft and alcoholic drinks, suncream and insect repellent.
After Braga won the award for Best European Destination to visit in 2021, Portugal is now considered the best country to visit in 2021, according to the preferences of users of European Best Destinations, an organization based in Brussels that promotes culture and tourism in Europe.
The top 10 international destinations summer 2021. Skyscanner, a global company dedicated to travel research, has commissioned a study about the latest industry trends and flight search data, to understand the mindset and purchase intentions of travellers.
Portugal has topped the charts (5th place) for the best places to retire through the years. Portugal is expat favorite and offers easy paths to residency. There are a number of long-term visa options for living in Europe: a student visa, work visa, retirement visa, investment visa, business/entrepreneur visa (for small- and medium-sized businesses), self-employment visa, digital nomad visa, spousal/partner visa and citizenship via descent.