Before the pandemic, Ludwig Yorck from Konstanz visited Portugal with his family. He was in the capital Lisbon and on the Algarve coast. A great holiday tip - Sun, summer, sea.
Some of the biggest football clubs in the world are in Lisbon for the Champions League. For the hosts, it's an opportunity to attract much-needed tourism amid the economic impacts of coronavirus, as DW found out.
DW is on the ground in Portugal's capital as Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain prepare to face off at the end of a unique event in a country that has been desperate to show it is open, and safe, for business.
Germany wants mandatory COVID-19 testing, while Sweden's restrictions are almost non-existent: EU travel rules are complicated these days. Which regions are high risk, and who sets the standards?
With about 30 million tourists visiting Portugal every year, the sector is of huge importance for jobs and economic growth. Despite coronavirus fears, authorities are planning to reopen hotels and beaches by mid-June.
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