Albufeira has a total of 25 beaches, with the biggest number of blue flags in all of Portugal. Want to explore them? Here we present you the top ones: PENECO Located inside Albufeira, the beach is accessed by a tunnel dug in the arriba. From the top it’s also possible to go down to the sand a few stairs or using the lift. It’s about 1,000 meters long, and it is connected to the Praia dos Pescadores. PESCADORES You can access this beach through Albufeira’s downtown on Avenue April 25th. Its name originates from the many small-scale fishing boats that used to pass through here. ROCHA BAIXINHA Located just […]
Portugal has beautiful beaches alongside its coast. Difficult is to choose where to go! Here you can find a seleccion of photos so you can know each location a bit better: ALGARVE CASCAIS-ESTORIL ERICEIRA OEIRAS-CARCAVELOS TRÓIA-ARRÁBIDA COMPORTA COSTA DA CAPARICA ALENTEJO SESIMBRA SINTRA
Cascais is an attractive historic fishing village simply 15 miles from Lisbon at the Estoril coast of Portugal. Fishing boats set sail from right here, offering fresh fish everyday. All over the vacation season local people have stalls alongside the roadside promoting local handicrafts and souvenirs. Offering a very good base for visiting the the beaches alongside the Lisbon coast, Cascais is a full of life place with stunning surroundings. The old fashioned center of the city of Cascais has cobbled streets, a sixteenth century citadel, church buildings, museums, a zoo, bullring, park […]
Praia da Falésia in the Algarve is situated about 30kms from Faro between Albufeira and Quarteira. Set on a quiet cliff top, surrounded by way of stunning countryside, Praia de Falesia provides quiet and comfortable vacations for the entire family. The golden sandy seashore right here has a backdrop of low cliffs and pine forests and is likely one of the longest within the Algarve, stretching for 6kms. With Albufeira to the west and Vilamoura […]
The luxurious beachside resort of Vale do Lobo is located between Quinta do Lago and Vilamoura on the Algarve in the south of Portugal. Vale do Lobo is just a 20 minute drive from Faro Airport, 15 minutes from Vilamoura and 25 minutes from Albufeira. This purpose built luxury resort runs down through a beautiful […]
Did you know that Portugal also offers many stunning river beaches (praias fluviais), that are a great idea to visit, especially in the heat of the Summer?
We bet that you are considering Portugal as your next destination and you are already looking forward to spending the long sunny days sunbathing and swimming in the crystal clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean or taking a stroll down the cobblestone streets of Lisbon.
Are you planning a trip to Portugal soon, but unsure what are the best places to stay? Keep reading as today we are covering the top 5 beach hotels around Lisbon.
Are you planning a trip to Portugal soon and wondering what fantastic experiences to add to your travel itinerary? Keep reading as today we are sharing the top 5 activities you can do during your beach holiday in Portugal! From hitting the waves to exploring the off-the-beaten-paths we have it all covered. Surf No beach […]
The Algarve is one of Europe’s most popular destinations for all kinds of travellers – families, couples, groups and of course also Solo travellers! Portugal in general is a perfect go-to country if you’re travelling solo, and the Algarve especially should be on the top of your list of places to visit by yourself. In…