The country ranks number 10 this year, being recognized as one of the countries where reporters and journalists experience little constraints when doing their jobs.
The British newspaper is saying that Portugal is one of the first foreign destinations that Britons will be able to visit once restrictions are lifted, perceived as having “that rare thing of being near but with beaches that rival the Caribbean”.
Due to this time of uncertainty, investors are starting to think more long-term, not only in a profitability perspective but in the possibility of acquiring a property in a country to relocate to when retiring.
2019 was a great year for Portugal in terms of international recognition. Last year, Portugal was elected, for the third consecutive year, the World’s Leading Destination for 2019 at the World Travel Awards.
Under the motto “Choose to Evolve”, Lisbon has begun its commitment as the European Green Capital for 2020, an award that was already attributed back in 2018.
Good weather, great scenery and fascinating culture as well as political stability and easy assurance of legal residency are the aspects to crown Portugal as one of the best places today to retire.
Portugal is still on the limelight. Tourism is still booming and the Real Estate Market keeps being a strong area to invest, with prices continuing to rise. And, for the second year straight, Portugal was named “World’s Leading Destination” by the World Travel Awards along with the Portuguese Capital being one of the big winners: Lisbon was elected “Best City Destination” and “Best Destination for a City Break”.
The 2017 Best Countries in the World report has been released and these are the countries that conquered diverse nominations. Portugal ranked 24 in the global ranking and is considered to be one of the best countries to travel alone. It also ranks highly as one of best countries to retire comfortably, moving up 9 positions since 2016.
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Portugal has a great climate, beautiful coastlines alongside historic towns and offers a cost of living that is lower than many other places, so it is the perfect destination for British retirees to enjoy their retirements with peace and tranquility.