80% of the Portuguese are going away for the holidays

Spain continues to be one of the most sought after places by the Portuguese for their holidays

The number of Portuguese who are going on holidays away from home between June and September reaches 77%, which means a slight decrease compared to the same period of last year.

According to this study of holiday intention, which was supported by Soltrópico, "77% of the Portuguese are going to take a holiday away from home in the period from June to September this year, a value close to that calculated in the same period of 2018 (80.4%)."

Still, "the expectation for vacation enjoyment is very positive with the Algarve being the destination of choice, in a choice that places Portugal at the top of the preferences for 40% of the respondents," said the president of the Institute for Tourism Planning and Development (IPDT), António Jorge Costa.

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