The president of the Portuguese Tourism Federation on Tuesday said the opening of the tourist corridor with the United Kingdom was “great news” and that he had no interest in tourist entry and the evolution of the epidemic.
“I’m not worried at all, I think this opening of the UK Tourism Corridor is great news,” said Francisco Calhiros in Lisbon. Combines all four federations with the Community Concert (CAP, CCP, CIP and CDP) and the Portuguese Construction and Real Estate Associations.
Asked if he was concerned that the strong influx of tourists at this point could increase the number of new epidemics by Govt-19 and thereby re-add Portugal to the red list of destinations, the CDP leader argued that he had not done so to land at any national airport. , Must submit a “negative test carried out in the previous 48 hours” without exception. “It simply came to our notice then. They are tourists, they really miss us a lot, ”he said.
This Monday, 17 flights with 5,500 passengers from the United Kingdom arrived at Foro Airport, the first day the British were allowed to fly to Portugal without being isolated on their return.