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.
Lisbon Ranks Second as the Best Global City to Raise a Family, boasting 480 outdoor activities, low crime rate levels and affordable monthly rental and bill costs at £1,200 for a three bedroom apartment in the city centre.
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 city of Braga, in the North of Portugal, has been voted the Best European Destination for 2021, after being selected in first place from a list of 20 finalists who competed for the title organised by European Best Destinations (EBD).