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 This is the only place in Europe that you can interact with dolphins. It is, quite simply, unforgettable.
Local Tip You might think a wedding planner is only for big parties and that it will instantly inflate your budget. However that is not the case. If you speak with Taelor and the team at Algarve Events, you'll be blown...
Famous as a golf destination and host of the Portugal Masters, Vilamoura is also home to top stars and performers in the equestrian world for the...more »
Little more than an hour’s journey from the Algarve,...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, presentation and service. Fine dining restaurants...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...more »
Enjoy spooky Halloween celebrations at Vale do Lobo with some great costumes competitions, spooky mneus, scary parties and fun entertainment for the children. For full details of the programme visit the Vale do Lobo site and find out about the special Halloween accommodation packages. more »
Monty's is the place to go for a good time. And they have prepared something special for Halloween! Join the party from 6:30pm til late. Trick or treats, face painting and prizes for the best adult costumes (after 11pm) Live music with The Sun followed by DJ Nando. Special menu available full of gruesome goodies to set the tone for... more »
The traditional annual fair of São Martinho returns to Portimão from November 7th until November 16th. This fair celebrates 352 years this year making it the oldest regular event in Portimão. The fair dates back to 1662. With hundreds of stalls, visitors can find a huge range of products on sale; tableware, linen, household items,... more »
Want to see Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. in action? Head to the Algarve Stadium (Estádio do Algarve) near Faro on 14th November. The game against Armenia is part of Portugal's Euro 2016 qualifying phase which also inlcudes games against Denmark, Serbia and Albania in Group I. more »
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