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Feb 22, 2018

Vila do Bispo Tour - Day 2

We continue our Vila do Bispo tour - day 2 now and day 19 of our Algarve tour. Breakfast was served at the hotel’s restaurant, O Terraço. Since it was a sunny morning, I decided to...

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Feb 16, 2018

Vila do Bispo 2 day tour - the jewel of the western Algarve

Our Algarve tour reaches Day 18 and finally we reach the west coast for our Vila do Bispo 2 day tour. Vila do Bispo is the jewel of the Western Algarve. Its coastline is part of the Costa Vicentina Natural Park and it’s bounded with beaches, remote villages...

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Feb 14, 2018

Lagos tour - beaches, grottoes and sandstone cliffs

This is our Lagos tour. We are now on day 17 of our Algarve tour and I continue to head closer to the west coast. In a sea of beaches, grottoes and sandstone cliffs, stands Lagos, one of the most beautiful towns in the Algarve coastline.

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Feb 12, 2018

Portimao 2 Day Tour - Day 2

We continue our Portimao 2 day tour - day 2 now and and day 16 of our Algarve tour. Waking up with the sound of the waves crashing on the shore has to be one of the most relaxing moments I’ve had in the Algarve and I was glad I was able to experience it once again...

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Feb 09, 2018

Portimão 2 Day tour - the largest port city in Western Algarve

We move on to day 15 of our Algarve tour. We are at the beginning of our Portimao 2 day tour. Portimão is the largest port city in Western Algarve. Set between the Arade river and the Atlantic

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Jan 30, 2018

Lagoa 2 Day tour - Day 2

We are on the Lagoa 2 day tour - day 2 and day 14 of our Algarve tour. I left Monte Santo after breakfast and started the day at Lagoa’s local market, looking at the food stalls selling fresh fish and other regional delicacies.

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Jan 23, 2018

Lagoa 2 Day Tour

It's day 13 of our Algarve tour and the start of our Lagoa 2 day tour. Lagoa is the coastal paradise of the Algarve. The city is known for its sea caves, secluded beaches and cliff-side villages.

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Jan 11, 2018

Silves 2 Day Tour - Day 2

We are on the Silves 2 day tour - day 2 and day 12 of our Algarve tour. From the coast of Armação de Pêra to the mountain ranges of Serra do Caldeirão in the north, there is a lot to explore...

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Jan 11, 2018

Silves 2 Day Tour

We leave Albufeira and start our Silves 2 day tour, day 11 of our Algarve tour. Silves is a medieval town set amidst the mountains and the coast of the Algarve.

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Dec 19, 2017

Albufeira 2 Day Tour - Day 2

This is our Albufeira 2 day tour - day 2. Day 10 of our Algarve tour and today we are travelling from Albufeira up to Paderne. From a distance, Albufeira is a sea of whitewashed houses...

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Dec 12, 2017

Loule 5 Day Tour - Day 5

Loule 5 day tour - Day 5 and the last day. There’s​ ​more​ ​to​ ​the​ ​Algarve​ ​than​ ​just​ ​beaches,​ ​the​ ​mountain​ ​villages​ ​of​ ​Salir​ ​and​ ​Alte​ ​show​ ​a​ ​different side​...

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Dec 12, 2017

Albufeira 2 Day Tour

Albufeira​ ​is​ ​Algarve’s​ ​beach​ ​haven. This is our Albufeira 2 day tour and day 9 of our tour of the Algarve. Stretching​ ​30​ ​km​ ​along​ ​the​ ​coastline,​ ​the​ ​city​ ​has​ ​more​ ​than...

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Dec 03, 2017

Loulé 5 Day Tour - Day 4

Loulé 5 day tour - day 4. Today we continue our visit of Vilamoura and then move on to Boliqueime. This is day 7 of our Algarve tour. Vilamoura​ ​is​ ​home​ ​to​ ​two​ ​amazing​ ​beaches...

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Nov 18, 2017

Loule 5 Day Tour - Day 3

Loule 5 day tour - day 3, and today we visit Quarteira. This is day 6 of our Algarve tour. Quarteira’s​ ​fish​ ​market​ ​was​ ​the​ ​first​ ​place​ ​on​ ​my​ ​list​ ​for​ ​the​ ​day

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Nov 15, 2017

Loule 5 Day Tour - Day 2

It's our Loule 5 day tour - day 2, and day 5 of our Algarve tour. The​ ​next​ ​morning​ ​I​ ​drove​ ​down​ ​south,​ ​towards​ ​Almancil,​ ​a​ ​small​ ​town​ ​best​ ​known​ ​for...

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