Portugal voted Best Country in the World By Connie HigginsLisbonLast updated on January 23, 2017TranslationFrançaisEspañolDeutschItalianoPortuguês Tweeter Portugal is the undisputed winner of the WCA 2017Portugal »News, pictures and videosThe Portuguese can be proud of their country as it has been voted Best Country in the World last night (Sunday January, 22) during the annual WCA ceremony. The Portuguese people were also voted Nicest people on the planet.More than a hundred prizes have been awarded during the 2017 World Countries Awards, the most prestigious international award ceremony in the world. A night to remember for the people of Portugal as they swept nearly all the awards available.Historic Win For PortugalThe Portuguese team could hardly hide its excitement as the celebrations went on. “Are we surprised? Not really”, Portuguese Team leader told the journalist, speaking just after receiving the award for Most Humble People In The World.It turns out that due to a tiny logistical concern, only votes from the Portuguese judges has been counted. However, Portuguese organizers emphasized that the issue could not have had any impact on the final outcome.WCA 2017 Winners List:Best Country in the World: PortugalMost Beautiful Capital City In The World: LisbonBest Food in the World: Portuguese foodNicest People on Earth: Portuguese peopleSmartest people on the Planet: Portuguese peopleMost Handsome Men in the World: Portuguese menMost Beautiful Women In The World: Portuguese womenMost Humble Human Being on the Planet: The PortugueseMore: World Countries Awards 2017 full winners listOnce again this year, the WCA ceremony was a great success, except for a minor incident when a massive fight broke out between Portuguese teammates as they could not agree on who was to pick up the award for Friendliest, Kindest and Most Civilised people on Earth.