The Portuguese can be proud as their country was elected the Most beautiful country in the world at a gala evening in Lisbon on Sunday, January 10, 2016. The Portuguese people also won the coveted title of Friendliest people on the planet.
Over a hundred awards were handed out at the World Countries Awards 2016, the world's largest trophy ceremony. The Portuguese were particularly deserving this year, taking almost all the awards.
A historic success for Portugal
Backstage, the Portuguese did not hide their joy. " Surprised? not really. "commented just after the awarding of the Humblest people on the planet.
It should be noted that due to a logistical problem, only the votes of the Portuguese jurors could be counted; the Portuguese organizers assure us that the problem had no impact on the final result.
2016 WCA Awards
- Most beautiful country in the world: Portugal
- Most beautiful capital in the world: Lisbon
- Best cuisine in the world: Portuguese cuisine
- The friendliest people on the planet: the Portuguese
- Funniest and smartest people on earth: the Portuguese
- Most charming men: Portuguese
- The most beautiful women: the Portuguese
- The most humble humans on the planet: the Portuguese