Articles tagged “portugal”

Cruises

Carnival Terminates Cruise in Lisbon After Covid Outbreak Grows

With the number of Covid cases reaching 64, or less than two percent of all those on board, Carnival Corp.'s AIDA Cruises has had to call time on the voyage. The cruise industry would have been hoping for a better start to 2022 than this.

Carnival Terminates Cruise in Lisbon After Covid Outbreak Grows

Tourism

Portugal’s Tourism Will Be Big Factor in Its Economic Recovery in 2022

Portugal exports are expected to grow to 13 percent in 2022 versus 10 percent this year. Leading that charge will be tourism, the Bank of Portugal reports. Will Omicron require a revision on that bullish prediction?

Portugal’s Tourism Will Be Big Factor in Its Economic Recovery in 2022

Tourism

Portugal Sets Out a Three-Phase Plan to Exit Its Coronavirus Restrictions

A sensible approach that lasts until October, but at such a late stage will people be happy being forced to use digital certificates or show negative Covid test results?

Portugal Sets Out a Three-Phase Plan to Exit Its Coronavirus Restrictions

Coronavirus

Portugal Tells Unvaxxed UK Tourists to Quarantine to Slow New Covid Surge

It feels as if Europe's hoped-for summer reopening is coming apart one country at a time as Covid-19 variants gain traction and some citizens forgo vaccinations.

Portugal Tells Unvaxxed UK Tourists to Quarantine to Slow New Covid Surge

Tourism

Lisbon 3-Day Coronavirus Lockdown Means Tourists Must Stay Away

When it comes to Covid-19, one step forward, two steps back is an unpopular but repetitive dance.

Lisbon 3-Day Coronavirus Lockdown Means Tourists Must Stay Away

Coronavirus

Portugal Drops Travel Restrictions for U.S. Tourists With Negative Covid Tests

This summer in Europe is one cautious rule change after another on a country-by-country basis, and that's not a bad thing.

Portugal Drops Travel Restrictions for U.S. Tourists With Negative Covid Tests

Coronavirus

Portuguese PM Criticizes UK for Removing It From Quarantine-Free Travel List

Britons, eager for a summer vacation, raced to book travel to Portugal when that country reopened. But the UK added Portugal to its more-restrictive travel tier, prompting an angry response from Portugal's prime minister.

Portuguese PM Criticizes UK for Removing It From Quarantine-Free Travel List

Tourism

Portugal Hopes Champions League Final Will Be the Tourism Boost to Kick Off a Busy Summer Season

English football fans have probably never had a warmer welcome. Who knew the beautiful game could have such healing powers?

Portugal Hopes Champions League Final Will Be the Tourism Boost to Kick Off a Busy Summer Season

Business Travel

TUI Pins Hopes on Portugal for Now for Summer Holiday Bookings

Scaling up its tours and activities Musement business with its new online agent partners could help the travel giant recover from repeated blows to its core package holiday business.

TUI Pins Hopes on Portugal for Now for Summer Holiday Bookings

Tourism

Portugal’s UK ‘Green List’ Status Prompts 600 Percent Jump in Travel Bookings

The UK is the lifeblood to Portugal's tourism industry, which was crushed by the pandemic and a five-month travel ban. But the "green list" is created a mad dash by Britons to book trips to one of their favorite destinations.

Portugal’s UK ‘Green List’ Status Prompts 600 Percent Jump in Travel Bookings