Source: aicep Portugal Global
The city of Porto has been voted the Best City Destination in the World 2022 at the ‘World Travel Awards’ ceremony.
In a statement, the municipality said that Porto was given the title of the Best City Destination in the World for 2022, ahead of cities such as Acapulco, Cancún and Mazatlán (Mexico), Bogotá (Colombia), Quito (Ecuador), Cape Town ( South Africa), Nairobi (Kenya), Dubai (United Arab Emirates), Las Vegas, Miami and New York (United States of America), Hanoi (Vietnam), Hong Kong (China), Melbourne and Sydney (Australia), Queenstown (New Zealand), London (England), Lyon (France), Marrakech (Morocco) and Lisbon. The ceremony of the ‘World Travel Awards’, whose awards are “considered to be the ‘Oscars’ of tourism”, brought together the main decision-makers and prominent figures in the sector. The councillor responsible for Tourism and Internationalization of the Porto Chamber, Catarina Santos Cunha, received the award on behalf of the municipality, and the president of the Porto Tourism Association, Luís Pedro Martins, was also present at the ceremony.