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7 of the Top Destination Brands of 2023

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Over the past decades, destinations in Europe, North America, and the Caribbean have been the stars in both destination branding and popularity among travelers. And while all the above certainly remain among the world´s most powerful performers in tourism, the World Travel Awards (dubbed “the Oscars of travel”) in 2023 have underscored strong showings outside these traditional areas, particularly in Asia and the Middle East. Here´s a quick rundown of this year´s winners:

At the

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Portugal's answer to Spain's Canary Islands, the Azores are a nine-island grouping  1,529 kilometres (950 miles) out in the Atlantic Ocean west of the Iberian Peninsula. The largest (759km²/293 square mi.) and most populous of the archipelago, São Miguel, is home to capital Ponta Delgada, but also a spectacular volcanic but verdant landscape including towering cliffs and ancient laurisilva forests that make a truly splendid playground for nature and adventure lovers.

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Cycling tours Portugal

Why to bike in Portugal?

"The sun is out 300 days per year with few raining days” and it is perfect for cycling. Portugal coastline as nearly 1800 km, including the Madeira and Azores islands.

In general Portugal offers warm and sunny summers, mild winters, and autumn and spring are normally warm however with some wind and rainfall.

So it is possible to confirm that bike touring in Portugal is great most of the time due very good weather conditions.

Is not always an easy decision to travel aboard to

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The Moscatel of Setubal, Portugal


The Moscatel of Setubal

Portugal is one of the most renowned producers of wine in the world and this large area of Setubal, influenced by proximity of the sea, soil poverty, and by low productions is the cradle of the famous Moscatel.

This large are of Setubal, influenced by the proximity of the sea, soil poverty and by the low productions is the cradle of the Moscatel. The Moscatel wine obtained from the Setubal peninsular region is constituted by the liquerous casta or grape variety.


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007 on Troia Design Hotel

On next 7 March, Troia Design Hotel will have a special party with the proximity of Carnival . The theme is Double o´Seven and will be in a wonderful place, lots of fun with different atractions like the Monte Carlo band "The Angels"Portugal Dream Coast and the Hotel are promoting a contest that will give away 20 double tickets plus 20% discount on the SPA (the unique portuguese SPA on Luxuary Awards 2011 ). Feel free to check more information clicking here.
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Portugal Dream Coast is on the map of Equestrian events, during this week and since 1st March we have Spring Tour 2011 at Alcochete (North of Portugal Dream Coast) plus Atlantic Tour 2011. Together, there are here more than 350 riders and 700 horses . Its amazing all this international events.

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9008600268?profile=originalThe 5th edition of Atlantic Tour its a reality and will start in 22th February till 20 March on Comporta at Portugal Dream Coast . Some figures : 450 horses, 200 riders from 20 different countries. Confirmed the inscription of the leader of worldwide ranking and European Champion, Kevin Staut. For the 2011 edition of Atlantic Tour, the organization integrated the contest of selection and observation of Children, Juniors and Young Riders qualifying for European Youth Championship that will happen

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Setubal’s pedestrian streets, fountains and gardens lend it a certain grace, although its still very functioning harbour certainly dominates giving it the feel of a still thriving historic town.


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9008584066?profile=originalPortugal Dream Coast and the world famous winery Jose Maria da Fonseca are joining together this Christmas to offer you an amazing prize:

Guided tour to the Jose Maria Fonseca winery with Wine and Cheese tastings for two people,with offer of a bottle of Setubal Moscatel

The competition ends on the 23rd December, so hurry up, you an still participate and win this fabulous prize at the dream coast!

Click here:


Wine and Cheese Tour

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They're friendly, cute and crazy about children. They're a family of resident dolphins that live in the Sado estuary called "bottlenose", a very common specie of dolphins. We all love to see dolphins and for
many people the only way to do this is by visiting an aquarium. In
Troia you have the opportunity of seeing them in the wild.

Each dolphin has been identified and has a name.

Visit our blog and know more about them: Portugal

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