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Making the most of Madeira

Set like a sparkling emerald in an aquamarine quilt, Madeira nestles in the Atlantic Ocean 620 miles southwest of the European continent, about one-and-a-half hour’s flight time from Lisbon.

A buoyant business: Alentejo’s liquid asset

A unique Portuguese tourism product has enjoyed its busiest summer season since operations began in 2006.

Portugal celebrates 100 years of tourism in 2011

LISBON, Portugal (eTN) – The five-day Congress of the Centenary of the first Portuguese Tourism Office was a success, with over 700 participants attending the event from May 12 to 16.

Portugal celebrates 100 years of first tourism office

(eTN) - The first Official Tourism Department in Portugal was established on May 16, 1911 by the foreign ministry Bernardino Machado during the International Touring Clubs Congress held in Lisbon at t