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Beguiled by Algarve birdlife

John Shelley finds feathered-friends exotic and familiar while on a family holiday to Portugal

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Best Wine Region to Visit Winners: 2014 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards

The winners for Best Wine Region to Visit are in! Click to see the winners for Best Wine Region to Visit , chosen by the readers of 10Best and USA TODAY.

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Faro travel tips: Where to go and what to see in 48 hours

More than just a gateway to the beaches of the Algarve, this compact city is also about to enter festival season. Harriet O’Brien gets in the spirit

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Sun cream tests show most expensive is not always best

Study shows major high street sun block creams from Piz Buin, Malibu and Hawaiian Tropic all failed skin protection tests

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Portuguese seafood company nabs organic certification | Undercurrent News

Certification company SGS gave its first organic certification for seashells to Portuguese fishing and aquaculture company Testa & Cunhas recently.

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Five Reasons To Walk In The Algarve

OutdoorsMagic took a trip to the Algarve to find out what it has in store for all those walkers who are looking for an alternative destination to visit this year.

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Algarve golf courses’ growing thirst | Pitchcare Magazine

The Algarve has some of the best and most popular golf courses in Europe, but they need a huge amount of water to stay in tip-top shape.

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Country charm, green wine and Cliff Richard’s vineyard in the Algarve

Forget the high rises and glitzy hotels, escape to the charming town of Tavira and you’ll see another side to the

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London’s Architectural Icons, Transported to the Cliffs of Portugal

These blended photographs show us what a crazy building boom along the sleepy, southwest corner of Europe might look like.

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Why don’t I see any reviews from my favorite region in Wine Spectator? | Ask Dr. Vinny | Wine Spectator

Why don’t I see any reviews from my favorite region in Wine Spectator?

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British Expats to lose free NHS healthcare

The British Government announces plans to remove free healthcare agreements for non-working British expats under the state retirement age

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A course is a course, of course, of course

My second tee shot soared high and straight, then hurtled towards the lake; a repeat of my first. I didn´t hear the disheartening plop this time because the breeze had shifted and now moved loudly through the pines that surrounded us

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Crisis-hit Portugal sees record tourism numbers in 2013

LISBON, Feb — Bailed-out Portugal welcomed a record number of tourists in 2013, official data showed yesterday, providing a much-needed boost to the crisis-hit economy. “2013 was a record number in terms of the number of tourists in Portugal

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Low Property Prices Create Buyers’ Market in Portugal

One of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations has seen prices sink lower and lower to the extent that it is now a buyers’ market, with valuations only likely to go up in the future. Property in Portugal, and particularly the vacation area of the Algarve are now below estimates from banks in some places, and […]

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Flight prices cheaper today than in 1974

Flying abroad is far more affordable today than when Which? first produced a travel magazine forty years ago.

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Living in Portugal – Essential Information

An official government guide setting out essential information for British Nationals residing in Portugal, including British and Portuguese pension and benefits entitlements, and vehicle and driving laws

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The Other Algarve

It’s no secret that come summer, the alluring coastline of southern Portugal — better known as the Algarve — practically sags under the crush of holidaymakers who throng its vacation villages, resort hotels, marinas, 18-hole links, beachwear boutiques, souvenir emporiums, seaside cafes and seasonal discos.

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Ten things you must do on The Algarve: Golf, jazz, and wild boar!

HEAD to the Algarve if you want a fabulous, sun-drenched family holiday.

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Portuguese Paradise: Head to the Algarve

AS I glide towards the edge of the tranquil, turquoise infinity pool which is bathed in a gorgeous sunset glow and fringed by exotic palm trees and flowers, I breathe in deeply, admiring the majestic mountainous views of the Algarve and think to myself, “Aah, this is the life.”

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