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Shore of Ferragudo

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 Nothing says summer in the Algarve like a boat trip! Get on board the Belize early to bag your spot on the net decks and watch the water stream by underneath you.

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Conrad Algarve Spa and Health Club

Local Tip The Intraceuticals Oxygen Wash facial is amazing and highly recommended. It gives visible results as soon as the treatment ends, continuing into the following weeks. Well worth it!

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Candle Light market of Cultures

Candle Light market of Cultures

9 Jul - 12 Jul

This is a street market with a difference. Taking place each evening from 5.30pm, the event celebrates the Jewish culture. There will be Kosher food and wine for sale, Jewish music, dance, workshops and street entertainment. In addition, there will be an art exhibition - The Jews in Portugal - a photographic exhibition and the showing of a... more »

White Party - NosoloÁgua Portimão

White Party - NosoloÁgua Portimão

11 Jul

NoSoloÁgua is celebrating its 9th birthday this summer with a White Party. Resident DJ James Vincent will be there to and DJ Carlos Vargas and live act Veronica Larrene are guaranteed to keep the party jumping! Download the attached flyer for details and contact NoSoloÁgua if you need more information. more »

Algarve Classic Cars 2015

Algarve Classic Cars 2015

11 Jul - 13 Jul

The 22nd edition of Algarve Classic Car Festival promises to be superb! This year, with the support of sponsors Vila Vita Parc and Conrad Algarve, and with its base at Tivoli Marina Vilamoura, the festival hopes to welocme once again fans of these amazing cars from all around the world. See details of the programme below: 10:00 am... more »

Opera Night - Vale do Lobo

Opera Night - Vale do Lobo

11 Jul

This grand night of opera at Vale do Lobo Resort is in association with the cultural association Ideias do Levente, who will be staging a series of opera scenes. Ideias do Levente will perform a selection of arias, duets and trios in Vale do Lobo's own Auditorium. The event is designed to appeal to opera aficionados and those new to the... 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 »

Virtual Tours

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 »

Algarve Photos

Portimão by night

Portimão by night

Bola de Berlim - donuts on the beach

Bola de Berlim - donuts on the beach

Chapel of Bones, Faro

Chapel of Bones, Faro

Chapel, Sagres

Chapel, Sagres

Sunset, Ria de Alvor, Algarve

Sunset, Ria de Alvor, Algarve

Silves Medeival Festival

Silves Medeival Festival

Seagulls, Lagos

Seagulls, Lagos

Bolo de bolacha, biscuit cake

Bolo de bolacha, biscuit cake

Storks nesting, Portimão, Algarve

Storks nesting, Portimão, Algarve

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