Beaches

The beautiful Portuguese island no one knows about

THOUSANDS of Brits stampede to the Algarve each year, each desperately hoping to squeeze on to a crowded beach for a fleeting moment in the sun. Sadly, few of them realise — as they’re wedged into tour buses and hire cars at Faro airport — they’re about to drive straight past an oasis of calm, […]

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Algarve beaches are among the best in Europe

Two of the Algarve’s beaches have come in the top 25 in Europe as voted for by millions of travellers around the world who were polled for the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards this month. The region’s Falesia Beach situated in Albufeira was voted the 18th best beach in Europe while Ponta da Piedade in Lagos […]

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Sailing in the Algarve

Discover the southern coast of Portugal from a boat: explore the dramatic rocky cliffs, the quiet coves and caves, drop anchor off a secluded beach and sun bathe, dive or simply enjoy the sunset.

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Try These Sports In Vale Do Lobo

by Jonathan L Walker You may have an image of the Algarve in your head that is one of a typical tourist hotspot, with nothing more to offer than beaches and the sea. While it is certainly true that the Algarve does have an abundance of this to offer, (it is a coastal region) it […]

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Algarve Beaches – Never Ending Story

By: Jose Luis Algarve, the southernmost region of mainland Portugal, is really famous as the tourism destination. Actually, there are many kind of attraction in Algarve, but most people come to Algarve for its beaches. Do you believe that there are more than thirty beautiful beaches in Algarve? Let’s take a look some of them.

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A Guide to Algarve Beach Bliss

by Daniel Eyre The 60 miles of coastline along the west of Portugal’s Algarve region offer some of the continent’s best bathing spots, with an amazing variety of beaches for all kinds of holiday. Algarve’s extensive coastline brings other attractions for the Portugal holiday maker

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