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POPTUGAL LIFE READER’S PROFILES Most of Portugal Life readers are golfers associated with Portugal. Nevertheless, there are considerable numbers of non-golfers who are demonstrating an interest in our publication as a result of the increasing popularity of golf; not only as a sport but also as a business and a lifestyle. It is estimated that our readers fall into the following categories:

80%

are visiting or potential visitors to Portugal.

75%

speak English as their first language.

85%

are AA and AB socio-economic bracket.

65%

are age 55 and over.

12%

are professionals in the tourism industry.

22%

own a property in Portugal.

Portugal Life magazine to be launched in the English and international markets is created by a team of professionals in the field of golf and property. The magazines’ mission is to take a leading role promoting Portugal. The magazine’s readership encompasses professionals and amateurs alike with a special emphasis on Portugal. Articles will focus on the best services in each area, which also illustrate the beauty of Portugal.


MEDIA INFORMATION Portugal Life will be edited to the highest standards. Portugal Life is to be published four times a year and 30,000 magazines are published for each edition. It will be distributed through the following methods:

On sale for £3.50 in select magazine stands in England.

Distribution to over 1,000 golf courses with an estimated readership of 450,000.

Distribution to all members of The Portuguese Golf Club.

Distribution to the 200 members of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in London.

Distribution to the 600 members of the Anglo-Portuguese Society in London.

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Full page with bleed

216 x 303mm

Double Page Spread

2,420.00

Double Page Spread

398 x 272mm

Inside Front Cover

1,540.00

Full page

184 x 272mm

Inside Back Cover

1,540.00

Half Page – Horizontal

184 x 134mm

Back Cover

1,760.00

Full Page

1,375.00

Half Page

745.00

Quarter Page

400.00

Classified (1/8 page)

200.00

Half Page – Vertical

90 x 272mm

Quarter Page

90 x 134mm

Eighth Page

90 x 65mm

PRODUCTION Resolution Format Bleed

300 DPI TIF, JPEG, PDF 3mm Published by The Portuguese Golf Club Editor: Mary Wilson


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