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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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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Gusto by Heinz Beck at Conrad Algarve

Local Tip If you want to see mastery, be sure to choose a table with a good view of the open kitchen. It is fascinating to see the inner workings of a gourmet restaurant.

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Songs of April - Concert in Portimão

Songs of April - Concert in Portimão

24 Apr

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the April 25th Revolution in 1974, the Municipal Theatre of Portimão present a special concert, on the eve of this anniversary, Thursday, April 24th, with free entrance. Songs of April, 40 Years, 40 Songs, features Afonso Dias, Sónia Flores and Luis Lourenço. A musical walk down memory lane for many... more »

Easter Exhibition at ArtCatto Gallery

Easter Exhibition at ArtCatto Gallery

24 Apr - 23 Jul

ArtCatto Gallery, located in Loulé, host an Easter exhibition of the work of five well known artists who have never exhibited in Portugal. Featured in this exhibition, which runs from April 24th until July 23rd, are: Artist, Aldo Balding, a recognized and successful figurative and portrait artist. Timur D’Vatz, who manages to fuse... more »

Cheese and Wine Fair in Faro

Cheese and Wine Fair in Faro

24 Apr - 27 Apr

AmbiFaro, an Agency for the Economic Development of Faro, host the 1st Cheese & Wine Fair in the centre of the city, at the Manuel Bivar Gardens, from Thursday, April 24th until Sunday, April 27th. Enjoy a stroll around the various stalls and deepen your knowledge about the wonderful variety of wines and cheeses available here in Algarve.... more »

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 »

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Belmondo

Ristorante Belmondo is a fine Italian restaurant stunningly located atop the cliffs at Senhora da Rocha. Casual by day, gourmet and glamorous by night, with an impressive poolside and seaview location more »

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Hexagone Restaurant

Hexagone Restaurant is a recent and very welcome addition to the restaurant scene in Carvoeiro. Open for lunch and dinner, Hexagone serves contemporary mediterranean cuisine with a Portuguese twist. more »

Algarve Photos

Porto Mos, Lagos

Porto Mos, Lagos

Sunset, Ria de Alvor, Algarve

Sunset, Ria de Alvor, Algarve

Vale do Lobo Golf

Vale do Lobo Golf

Alvor

Alvor

Praia da Rocha - Victor Neves

Praia da Rocha - Victor Neves

Morning Sky

Morning Sky

Rock formations, near Carvoeiro

Rock formations, near Carvoeiro

Portimão

Portimão

Vilamoura marina

Vilamoura marina

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