Category Archives for "Portugal"

Portugal: Mares Vivas 2013

The eleventh annual Mares Vivas Festival (also known as the Baywatch Festival) will be taking place between the 18th – 20th July, and this year, like every other, it’s sure to be a weekend not to be missed. If you want to combine Mares Vivas 2013 with a relaxing break, First Choice have a number […]

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15 4 Tips for Visiting Faro in Portugal

Faro is perched on the southernmost tip of Portugal, running parallel with some of the hottest holiday spots in Southern Europe: Palermo, Athens and Izmir.  Theunique climate canopies over this corner of the Algarve – meaning it stays nice and warm during autumn.   Pick up a car in Faro and you have it all […]

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26 3 Places in Portugal Not to be Missed

Anyone who takes travel or world geography seriously will be able to point to Portugal on a map; many may even have already had the pleasure of visiting. The country’s Algarve region has for many decades been a popular destination for mainly European holidaymakers who are after sun kissed golden sand beaches and holiday resorts […]

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18 To the Heart of Algarve, Portugal

Portugal is one of my favourite countries in the world, and in Algarve the weather’s amazing, the food is better and the people are some of the friendliest I’ve had the chance to intrude upon. And that’s the precise thing I love about Portugal: I didn’t feel like I was intruding. I didn’t feel like […]

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