The Algarve is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Every year tourists in their thousands flock to the south of Portugal to soak up the sun and relax in this European paradise.
The Algarve is full of history and heritage. Still standing today are buildings and walls dating back to the Roman times. You are never far from a museum or guided tour to allow you gain a more in-depth insight into the evolution of this beautiful region.
The Algarve has the best all-year round climate in the whole of Europe, and can boast more sunshine hours than California! You can often see temperatures hit the mid 30's.
With over 100 miles of dramatic cliff faces and extensive golden beaches, the Algarve offers one of the most dramatic coastlines in the world. There is something for everyone, whether you're after a relaxing day at an intimate cove, or water sports and tourist attractions on busy golden beaches.
The Algarve is full of holiday resorts and hotels to make your stay as good as possible. Whether you are after a busy beach-front resort, or the more peaceful surroundings of a quiet private villa, you will be able to find the resort for you.
Eating out in the Algarve holds a prominent position in Portuguese life and is the only way to truly discover the extent of the region's culinary range. Food in the Algarve can be seen to reflect the heritage of this fantastic Region, always full of flavour and richly prepared, and with roots dating back to a world long since gone.