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 Be sure to ask what the Chef's Recommendation is - it's usually something delicious, imaginative and original.
Local Tip The Lago Lounge is the perfect place to meet with friends. Comfortable sofas, beautiful views, amazing service. And there's wi-fi too!
Valentine’s Day approaches, and our thoughts turn to all things romantic. But as romance is good on any date, not just February 14th, here’s...more »
Famous as a golf destination and host of the Portugal...more »
It only takes one visit to Portugal’s south coast to understand why so many expats buy holiday property in the Algarve or, in fact, relocate to the region. There are plenty of good reasons to...more »
Restaurants in the Algarve cross the entire spectrum from eating chicken piri-piri or garlic fried prawns with your fingers to Michelin star food,...more »
The first edition of Algarve Nature Week kicks off on 11th April 2015, running until 19th April. Algarve Nature Week is intended to be a showcase for the nature tourism sector, showing that there is much more to the Algarve than just summer sea and sand. There will be special offers and activities and lots of information on offer of the vast... more »
VILA VITA Parc is delighted to host once again the Fine Wine and Food Fair. This presitigious and good humoured event brings together dozens of award-winning Portuguese and international chefs listed in the Michelin Guide, World´s 50 Best Restaurants, Gault et Millau and OAD (Opinionated About Dinning) and over 20 wine producers from around... more »
VILA VITA Parc is delighted to host in 2015 the Fine Wine and Food Fair. A huge success in 2013, one of the highlight of the event was without doubt the fabulous Kitchen Party. This presitigious and good humoured event brings together dozens of award-winning Portuguese and international chefs listed in the Michelin Guide, World´s 50 Best... more »
The Silves Medieval is one of the biggest and best summer festivals. The wotn of Silves is a hugely atmospheric and historicla town and is the perfect stage for the annual Medeival Festival. Dress in Medieval costumes, eat and drink medieval fare, cross paths with jousting knights, mysterious moors, leprous beggars and more. Fabulous family... more »
"Once you step onto the road, and you don't keep your feet, there's no telling where you might be swept off to" - J.R.R. Tolkien