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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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Vila Vita Biergarten Restaurant

Local Tip If you enjoy the food here, you can buy some of the produce at Thomas Weber's butcher shop next door. And don't miss the annual Oktoberfest party!

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Algarve Events Wedding Planners

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...

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Wine tasting dinner at Hexagone Restaurant

Wine tasting dinner at Hexagone Restaurant

24 Oct

Enjoy an evening of great food and fabulous wines at this Wine Tasting Dinner at Restaurant Hexagone, near Carvoeiro. A pairing of wines and food presented by Chef Gilberto Gato at Hexagone Restaurant. Wines by CARM. See the attached menu for full details. Bookings by phone to +351 282 342 485 or + 351 917 889 344 more »

Algarve Events Wedding Roadshow

Algarve Events Wedding Roadshow

24 Oct - 26 Oct

The Algarve is the perfect wedding destination, not least because it has great wedding planners. Couples in Ireland have a great opportunity to meet with Algarve Events wedding planners in Ireland from the 24th till the 26th October. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and discuss all details about your upcoming wedding! Meetings to be held... more »

Creative Writing Workshop

Creative Writing Workshop

25 Oct - 26 Oct

Anne Taylor, a London-based writer who has taught extensively in Europe and in the US, is leading a creative writing workshop at the Holiday Inn Algarve in Armação de Pêra on October 24-26. The workshop, entitled 'Finding the Inspiration to Write', features exercises that can be expressed in prose, poetry or memoir. There is also the... more »

Algarve Spa Week

Algarve Spa Week

25 Oct - 2 Nov

Algarve Spa Week is back! Take advantage of amazing treatments at amazing prices. This edition of Algarve Spa Week runs from take place from October 25th to November 2nd. This event brings together leading spas from some of the best 5 stars hotels in Algarve. During this week any spa treatment is available with 50% discount. Now is the time... more »

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The Punter Irish Pub

The Punter Irish Pub is a great addition to the Vilamoura nightlife scene. Live music, great drinks,lots of sports and a fabulous atmosphere make it a sure winner.Guinness imported direct from Ireland 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

Lagos beach - photo by Victor Neves

Lagos beach - photo by Victor Neves

Vale Do Lobo Golf Course

Vale Do Lobo Golf Course

Ferragudo

Ferragudo

Praia dos 3 Irmãos, Alvor, Algarve

Praia dos 3 Irmãos, Alvor, Algarve

Sunset, Ria de Alvor, Algarve

Sunset, Ria de Alvor, Algarve

Morning Sky

Morning Sky

Seafood by the beach

Seafood by the beach

Ponta de Piedade, Lagos - photo by Victor Neves

Ponta de Piedade, Lagos - photo by Victor Neves

Vilamoura - photo by Victor Neves

Vilamoura - photo by Victor Neves

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