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Portugal voted "World's Best Touristic Destination" in the World Travel Awards

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Portugal was voted "World's Best Touristic Destination" in the World Travel Awards 2017. The ceremony took place on December 10th, in Vietnam. Portugal thus becomes the first European country to win this award.

During this ceremony, Lisbon won the "Best Destination for City Break" award for the first time and Madeira was considered "Best Island Destination in the World".

Visit to Cuba of H.E. the Minister of Culture of Portugal

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During his visit to Havana, from the 29th November to the 1st December, the Minister of Culture of Portugal, Luís Filipe de Castro Mendes, opened the First Cuban Colloquium on Lusophone Studies and met with various Cuban entities to explore new ways for collaboration between Portugal and Cuba in the cultural sphere.

To this end, the Minister signed with the Minister of Culture of Cuba, Abel Prieto, a Protocol of Cultural Exchange and Cooperation, which will allow the two countries to share best practices and establish a closer contact in the different artistic components.



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Ave 7ma #2207, e/ 22 y 24, Esq con 24
Miramar - Playa
La Habana – Cuba

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