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Three hotels and one golf course in the Algarve were among the winners of the Publituris Portugal Travel Awards 2018, considered the ‘Oscars’ of the national tourism sector.

Vila Vita Parc in Porches (Lagoa) was named Best Hotel Resort,

Six people were killed in a horrific head-on crash involving two commercial vehicles on the IC8 road in Pombal, Leiria this morning (September 24) shortly after 7am.

Sources from INEM emergency services and GNR police have confirmed that

“Rigorously selected” prisoners in the Algarve will soon be allowed to work outside jail for a few hours of the day. The initiative aims to give inmates some work experience and a taste of what their life can become when their sentences come to

Municipal kennels are no longer allowed to kill cats and dogs to control stray animal populations. The new rule came into effect on Sunday (September 23) and continues to raise concern among veterinarians who warn that the problem of stray

The Algarve municipalities association (AMAL) has approved a regional tourism tax that will charge tourists €1.50 per day during the first seven days of their stay between March and October. Children under 12 won’t be charged.

The measure

England’s Tom Lewis established a new Portugal Masters record as the first two-time winner of the trophy. Lewis claimed his second European Tour victory at the Victoria course, Vilamoura, where he had lifted the trophy in the 2011 event.

It was shortly before 11pm on Wednesday (September 19) that air traffic controllers at Lisbon Airport spotted a drone flying over one of the airport’s runways, forcing them to suspend all flight operations for 11 minutes.

Two planes had to

British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran will be playing his first headlining concert in Portugal in 2019. The show will take place on June 1 at the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon.

The announcement was made today on Facebook by the event promoter

It is described as the “best preserved Roman port in Portugal” and has been discovered at Boca do Rio in Budens, Vila do Bispo.

Believed to be around 2,000 years old, the ancient port was uncovered by a Portuguese-German team from the

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