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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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!
Local Tip The sun hits the street tables just right in the afternoon - perfect for a cold drink on a hot day.
Little more than an hour’s journey from the Algarve, Herdade dos Grous is a haven of rustic luxury. Part of the Vila Vita brand, this working...more »
It only takes one visit to Portugal’s south coast to...more »
You may know the Algarve as a great holiday destination, but Portugal’s southern region is also a great place to retire. Easy to get to and easy to get around, the Algarve offers an excellent...more »
Brazil 2014 World Cup fever is ready to hit! Portugal is a country that was already football mad, even before the dawning of the Cristiano Ronaldo...more »
The 5th Birdwatching Festival of Sagres & Nature Activities will be held between 2nd and 5th of October 2014. This acclaimed event is growing each year and offers fabulous birdwatching opportunities as well as plenty of other activities. The festival attracts international visitors and is a celebration of nature and this beautiful part of... more »
Cultural association Ideias do Levante, based in Lagoa are adding two creative dancing classed for children to their offerings. Starting Oct 4th the lessons will be taught by Carla Nunes with the aim of promoting dance among youngsters and also providing them with a fun activity. Carla has a degree from the Royal Academy of Dancing in... more »
2014 will be the 14th year that afpop host the Better Living in Portugal (BLiP) exhibition. This exhibition attracts thousands of visitors every year and showcases the business community in the Algarve. In 2014 we are continuing to rejuvenate BLiP, not only by attracting more Portuguese owned businesses working together with the foreign... more »
It can be difficult to find producers of Bio products in the Algarve, but we are proud to open our first Bio Market on Saturday October 4th from 10h – 13h at our new center for handicraft and regional products: ÁRVORE (100 m from to the gallery in the Adega Park). Please come and enjoy not only the Bio market but also live music, drink a... more »
"If at some point you don't ask yourself, 'What have I gotten myself into?' then you're not doing it right" - Roland Gau