Sumary of Strike by Portugal border guards threatens to ruin summer holiday plans:
- The holiday hotspot is in high demand with UK travellers thanks to its status as the only mainstream tourism destination on the UK “green list”..
- Recommended Travellers through Lisbon and Faro, the main airport for the popular Algarve region, will be affected, as well as those flying into Madeira, which is administered by Portugal and also on the green list..
- The Algarve tourism board urged the union to reconsider the strikes, saying it will impact the recently restarted tourism industry..
- said António Pina, president of the Algarve Intermunicipal Community and João Fernandes, the president of Algarve Tourism…