Portugal has been included on a list of countries to visit in 2018 drawn up by leading travel giant Lonely Planet.


Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2018 list highlights Portugal for its art, culture, gastronomy, accessible prices and natural wonders.


At the top of the group’s must-visit list for next year is Chile, with South Korea, Djibouti, New Zealand, Malta and Georgia, Mauritius, South Africa and China rounding off the top ten.