All about Algarve: Travel guides, information, tips, photos, etc.
The southernmost region is quite obviously Portugal's holiday paradise. The particularly light colour of the coast, which is divided into the eastern section of sandy beaches and the western section of a predominately rocky coastline, is legendary. In the quiet hinterland, green hills, sleepy villages, cork tree forests and orchards attract visitors.
In addition to bathing and enjoying the sun, there is lots to discover for those longing for a bit of adventure. In the provincial town of Faro you... more