S. Maria's church in Lagos, Algarve, Algarve, Portugal
S. Maria's church in Lagos, Algarve

Algarve

A secret awaiting discovery, the Algarve has Roman ruins, Moorish castles and traditional villages as well as an amazing coastline, mouth-watering Mediterranean cuisine and over 30 golf courses.
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The Black Stove Alvor

Local Tip Great value pub grub is available here. And of course, every sport known to man, show at any hour of the day. Being an Irish bar, spontaneous singing is in order!

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Pilavtour

Local Tip Pilavtour offers packages that ensure you get the best out of your stay in the Algarve. You have time to enjoy each activity and enough free time to relax. Having an organized itinerary means you get to do all...

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Acceleration Portugal with the Hoff at Autódromo do Algarve

Acceleration Portugal with the Hoff at Autódromo do Algarve

25 Apr

International Race and Music Festival at the Algarve Racetrack. Make a note in your diary for Friday, April 25th, as this is the date set for a fabulous concert at the International Racetrack of Algarve featuring David Hasselhoff. David Hasselhoff doesn't need any introduction at all. Everyone remembers him from Baywatch and Knight Rider. ... more »

April 25th Celebrations in Portimão

April 25th Celebrations in Portimão

25 Apr

To mark the 40th anniversary of the April 25th Revolution in 1974, the Town Hall of Portimão suggest a host of activities for all to enjoy. On Friday morning, April 25th, the day starts with the annual Freedom Race. Registrations are open for anyone wishing to take part until April 23rd at aaalgarve@mail.telepac.pt or... more »

Wine Tuning at Conrad Algarve

Wine Tuning at Conrad Algarve

25 Apr

The luxurious Conrad Algarve in partnership with Orquestra Clássica do Sul invite you to a wonderful and innovative event on Friday April 25th, an exclusive and exciting concept that will combine for the first time ever in the region, famous classical music pieces performed by the Orchestra and Portuguese wines as part of a memorable... more »

25th April Concert in Lagos

25th April Concert in Lagos

25 Apr

To mark the 40th anniversary of the 25th of April Revolution, the Music Academy of Lagos present a concert at the Cultural Centre of Lagos on Friday, April 25th called "Memories of April" This concert revives memories with a new approach to the music of Zeca Afonso, Fausto and José Mario Branco among others, which at the time inspired... more »

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Gusto by Heinz Beck at Conrad Algarve

Gusto by Heinz Beck is the Conrad Algarve's signature gourmet restaurant, serving exquisite Mediterranean cuisine in an elegantly relaxed and lively ambience. Gusto is a must for lovers of fine food. more »

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Conrad Algarve Spa and Health Club

The Conrad brand is synonymous with quality, excellence and luxury. The new Conrad Spa Algarve in Quinta do Lago ticks all of these boxes, and then some. more »

Algarve Photos

nightsky

nightsky

Sardines, Algarve, Portugal

Sardines, Algarve, Portugal

Vale do Lobo Golf

Vale do Lobo Golf

Praia da Rocha - Victor Neves

Praia da Rocha - Victor Neves

Portimão - old courthouse, now Municipal Theatre

Portimão - old courthouse, now Municipal Theatre

Porto Mos, Lagos

Porto Mos, Lagos

Alvor bay - photo by Victor Neves

Alvor bay - photo by Victor Neves

Parasailing in Albufeira with Sunsation

Parasailing in Albufeira with Sunsation

Vilamoura - photo by Victor Neves

Vilamoura - photo by Victor Neves

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