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Handpicked by a Algarve Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Best Tips about Algarve'.

Top tips about the Algarve! Over 100 insider tips about where the best beaches are, discover awesome things to do, the top attractions and boat tours, what to do if it rains, the best places to get married and the most scenic drives!

Top 10 Awesome Algarve

There are some awesome experiences awaiting you in the Algarve, things you can see, feel, touch and taste. Here's a round up of the Top 10 awesome things you can experience in Algarve. Cross border zip line We reckon a 720 metre long zip line, that crosses the border between Spain and Portugal and that sends users hurtling into Portuguese airspace at 80 km per hour is pretty awesome. Add in...

Top 10 Algarve Beaches

Find the best beaches in the Algarve! From small cove beaches with sea caves to long stretches of golden sand, the Algarve has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Here's our guide to the region's top beaches. Boasting some of the cleanest and most scenic beaches in Southern Europe (see our Blue Flag beach score!), one of the Algarve's star attractions is without doubt the stunning ...

Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Portugal

Portugal is famous for its beaches, food and Cristiano Ronaldo,but that's just the tip of the iceberg. As a nation, Portugal is not much given to boasting, so you may not know that....   1. Portugal is one of the oldest countries in Europe with its borders pretty much unchanged since 1297.  Portugal also had one of the longest-running empires (from the capture of Ceuta in 1415 t...

Top 10 Portuguese Food

The most popular Portuguese food served at Algarve restaurants and homes. Learn about Cataplana and Caldeirada, about bacalhau and how to eat sardines. And of course the famous Pastel de Nata - the world's favourite sweet treat! Sure to make your mouth water, Portuguese food combines a maritime bounty of fresh fish with the robust flavours from the hills. There is a lot to discover in both...

Top 10 things to spot in the Algarve

There are so many tourist attractions to choose from, fun things to do and sites to visit in the Algarve, it’s easy to miss the natural wonders and interesting reminders of local heritage that make the Algarve such a special place. Here we’ve listed our Top 10 things to spot as you travel around the Algarve. Arbutus berries (Medronho) Medronho is a traditional Portug...

Top 10 Things to Do in the Rain

What to do when it rains in the Algarve. Find rainy day inspiration here - from wine cellars to indoor fun for kids, luxury spas and local markets. Indoor entertainment for rainy weather in the Algarve. Think Algarve and you think beach, you think sunshine. With over 300 days of sunshine per year, chances are you will enjoy great weather in the Algarve. However every now and again it does ...

Top 10 Algarve Attractions

The beaches, the amazing golf courses, the weather and great entertainment parks such as Zoomarine are well known Algarve attractions. However there are a number of regular events happening year round here that are a good reason to visit.  Check the events calendar to see the most up-to-date information on festivals, fairs and entertainment in your area. Here are some of the highlights of the ann...

Top 10 Watersports and Boat Tours in the Algarve

Thinking about the Algarve as your next holiday destination? Whether you are visiting this stunning region of Portugal during winter or summer, you shouldn't leave without enjoying the Atlantic coast. Many watersports and boat tours in the Algarve are more suited to the summer months, but quite a few can be enjoyed all year round. To help you make the most of the Algarve's breath-taking Atlantic ...

Top 10 Reasons to Retire to the Algarve

You may know the Algarve as a great holiday destination, but Portugal’s southern region is also a great place to retire. Easy to get to and easy to get around, the Algarve offers an excellent quality of life for retirees no matter what the budget. Here are some great reasons why you should think about retiring to the Algarve. Great Value Real Estate Real estate in the Algarve is a...

Top 10 reasons to get married in Algarve

There are so many great reasons to get married in the Algarve it is hard to know where to startd. From popping the question to enjoying the honeymoon, the Algarve has perfect settings for each moment of your wedding abroad. Here are some of our favorite reasons for getting married in the Algarve. ROMANCE IS EVERYWHERE The Algarve is packed with romantic spots - see our favourite romanctic...

Top 10 Algarve Wedding Venues

So you've checked out all the reasons to get married in the Algarve and you've decided that it's the right destination for you, great choice! Now all you need to do is find the perfect venue. There are so many possibilities we thought you may need a little help. So, to get you started, here are our top 10 suggestions for your Algarve wedding. Quinta do Lago - a magical destination At the ...

Top 10 Scenic Drives - the best road trips around the Algarve

Find the best road trips around the Algarve. It's not just beach life here - there are so many lovely country villages, historical spots and amazing viewing points you can visit on a day out and with a very simple road network it is easy to get about. Get out and explore the backroads, the inland hills and the coastal trails. The Algarve isn't huge so you can easily access the wh...

Alvor Fishing Donzela Fishing trips from Alvor, in Portimão area. Best fishing trips from Alvor. Shark Fishing from Alvor, Bottom Fishing from Alvor Portimão, Jigging from Alvor Portugal, Big Game Fishing from Alvor, Charters, Private Tours are also possible. Donzela is a fishing boat Rodman 900, with 10m length with 285x2Hp motors and...

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