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    Stretching for 100 miles along the southern coast of Portugal the Algarve offers glorious year-round sunshine, countless sandy beaches, hidden coves, fresh Atlantic waters and a sultry Mediterranean feel. Algarve holidays are a fantastic way to visit the glorious Portuguese coastline.

    Today as a meeting point between Europe and Africa, the Algarve is a fascinating mixture of Moorish, Portuguese and European cultures with a landscape more North African than European. Fig trees, orange and almond groves and meticulous vineyards dominate the gently undulating hills a few miles inland from the sea, bringing welcome bright colours to the landscape. Whether you face; north, south, east or west on Algarve holidays, this stunning location is certainly a sight for sore eyes.

    As well as beaches, gentle countryside and charming, unspoiled old-fashioned villages a major attraction of the Algarve is its towns. Faro, Lagos and Tavira have evident Moorish influences, Silves, Salir and Alte are quiet mountain towns and a throwback to a time when life moved at a gentler pace.

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Stretching for 100 miles along the southern coast of Portugal the Algarve offers glorious year-round sunshine, countless sandy beaches, hidden coves, fresh Atlantic waters and a sultry Mediterranean feel. Algarve holidays are a fantastic way to visit the glorious Portuguese coastline.

Today as a meeting point between Europe and Africa, the Algarve is a fascinating mixture of Moorish, Portuguese and European cultures with a landscape more North African than European. Fig trees, orange and almond groves and meticulous vineyards dominate the gently undulating hills a few miles inland from the sea, bringing welcome bright colours to the landscape. Whether you face; north, south, east or west on Algarve holidays, this stunning location is certainly a sight for sore eyes.

As well as beaches, gentle countryside and charming, unspoiled old-fashioned villages a major attraction of the Algarve is its towns. Faro, Lagos and Tavira have evident Moorish influences, Silves, Salir and Alte are quiet mountain towns and a throwback to a time when life moved at a gentler pace.

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Ria Park Hotel & Spa

5 Star

Only 800 metres from the golden sandy beach of Garrao, Ria Park Hotel is located in the protected Ria Formosa Natural Park

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Tivoli Marina Vilamoura

5 Star

Vilamoura has become one of the most famous and popular destinations on the Algarve.

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The Lake Spa Resort

5 Star

The Lake Spa Resort is a luxury five star hotel occupying an outstanding position in the heart of Vilamoura

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Porto Bay Falesia

4 Star

Situated in an unrivalled location overlooking Praia de Falesia where 8km of white sandy beach merges with the ochre rocks

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Featured hotels

Ria Park Hotel & Spa

5 Star

Only 800 metres from the golden sandy beach of Garrao, Ria Park Hotel is located in the protected Ria Formosa Natural Park

Tivoli Marina Vilamoura

5 Star

Vilamoura has become one of the most famous and popular destinations on the Algarve.

The Lake Spa Resort

5 Star

The Lake Spa Resort is a luxury five star hotel occupying an outstanding position in the heart of Vilamoura

Porto Bay Falesia

4 Star

Situated in an unrivalled location overlooking Praia de Falesia where 8km of white sandy beach merges with the ochre rocks

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