The Algarve is the southernmost region of Portugal and it’s one of Europe‘s favourite holiday destinations well known for glorious year round sunshine and excellent sandy beaches. The word Algarve has the origin from the Arabic Al-Gharb, meaning “The West”.
The region’s capital is Faro city witch is a the bigest city in Algarve that have Faro airport as a main gate for tourism in Europe.
The Algarve has about 450,000 permanent inhabitants and very vast speded on 5412 quere km and incorporates 16 municipalities as following:
São Brás de Alportel
Vila do Bispo
Vila Real de Santo António
Some other small towns that have beautiful beaches and that are very fameous as a summer holiday destinations are: Vilamoura, Armação de Pêra, Alvor, Monte Gordo, Tavira and Sagres.
Algarve2U.com is an online guide, ideal for anyone planning the perfect holiday or even considering relocating to the Algarve.
Here you can find a vast guide for all Algarve region and also a resource of best holiday villas & apartments, hotels, car hire, airport transfers, tours, excursions, golf, nightlife, restaurants and much more.
Think of the Algarve and you think of sunshine breaks and relaxing holidays. You imagine golden beaches on the coast of calm sea waters, sun-kissed tourists relaxing and sampling the delights that this wonderful region of Portugal has to offer.
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