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The Algarve is home to over 130 beaches of various sizes. The stunning golden sandy beaches are a place where you can relax and listen to the Atlantic waves. Or you can enjoy some fantastic water sports from jet skiing to the more sedate pedalo boats.

With over 300 days of sunshine a year, it’s a great location for topping up your vitamin D. With so many sunny days, it’s a perfect location for those who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle. There are some fabulous walks and activities. Sports lovers have lots of choices including golf, tennis, padel, swimming, and running.

The Algarve also has some lovely traditional Portuguese towns and villages for you to explore, whether it’s purely for shopping or a day out sightseeing. Explore to quaint cobbled streets, known in Portugal as ‘calcada’, and enjoy the Portugueses delicacies such as the famous Pastal de Nata (Custard tarts).

Choosing the perfect location is just as important as choosing the perfect villa. With so many years living in the Algarve, we can guide you and help you make the right choices to suit you and your family.

Our experience in the holiday rental business means who we are can help find you that perfect holiday escape. All in all, we have over 20 years of living in and also exploring the Algarve. In other words, we can tick all your boxes.

We know just how important holidays are. For instance, we are with you every step of the way. We can share with you our inside knowledge of the area and the latest news about what’s on/things to do in the area.

Why not get in touch? Click HERE to contact the team or give us a call to discuss how we can make your perfect holiday experience!


Quinta do Lago North Golf Course
Quinta do Lago North Golf Course

Based in the heart of the Algarve, Portugal, the Quinta do Lago North Golf Course is a true paradise for golf enthusiasts. This stunning 18-hole course, completely redesigned in 2014 by renowned golf architect Beau Welling and Ryder Cup Captain Paul McGinley, has solidified its position as one of the best golf courses in the…

Who Owns Vale do Lobo?
Who Owns Vale do Lobo?

Vale do Lobo, a luxury resort situated on the stunning Algarve coast of Portugal, is known for its world-class golf courses and a tranquil escape for holidaymakers. But who is behind this iconic development, and how did it come to be one of the most sought-after destinations in the region?  The Early Days of Vale…

Is Vale do Lobo Safe?
Is Vale do Lobo Safe?

When planning a holiday, safety is always a top priority, especially for families with children. If you’re considering a trip to the Algarve region of Portugal, you might be wondering, “Is Vale do Lobo safe?”  Rest assured, this luxurious resort has taken every measure to ensure the well-being and security of its guests, making it…

Scenic Coastal Walk in Lagos, Portugal
Scenic Coastal Walk in Lagos, Portugal

Embark on an unforgettable journey along the stunning coastline of Lagos, Portugal, and discover the breathtaking beauty of the Algarve region. The scenic coastal walk in Lagos is a must-do for any visitor seeking to immerse themselves in the natural wonders of this destination.  We explore the top trails and highlights of this magnificent coastal…

Is Albufeira Worth Visiting?
Is Albufeira Worth Visiting?

Situated in the heart of Portugal’s stunning Algarve region, Albufeira has long been a favourite holiday destination for tourists from around the world. With its picturesque Old Town, golden sandy beaches, vibrant nightlife, and a wealth of activities, it’s no wonder that Albufeira continues to attract visitors in droves.  As we look ahead to the…

The Best Restaurants to Eat at in Lagos, Portugal
The Best Restaurants to Eat at in Lagos, Portugal

Lagos, a picturesque town in the Algarve region of Portugal, is not only known for its stunning beaches and vibrant nightlife but also for its diverse culinary scene. From traditional Portuguese fare to international flavours, the best restaurants in Lagos offer something for every palate.  We cover the top dining spots in this charming coastal…

Things to Do with Kids in Faro
Things to Do with Kids in Faro

Faro, the capital of the Algarve region in Portugal, is a fantastic destination for families looking for a fun-filled holiday. With its stunning beaches, rich history, and a wide range of attractions, Faro offers plenty of exciting things to do with kids.  Below are the best family-friendly activities in Faro and the surrounding Algarve area:…

A Purist’s Guide to Football in Faro
A Purist’s Guide to Football in Faro

For football enthusiasts visiting the Algarve, a trip to Faro is a must. This charming city in southern Portugal is home to Sporting Clube Farense, a football club with a rich history and a passionate fan base.  We delve into the world of football in Faro and discover what makes this club so special. The…

Quinta do Lago South Golf Course
Quinta do Lago South Golf Course

Based in the heart of the Algarve, the Quinta do Lago South Golf Course is a true gem in the world of golf. Designed by William Mitchell in 1974, this stunning course has earned its place as a flagship in the European Tour Course, and it’s easy to see why.  In 2023, the South Course…

January Blues?
January Blues?

Its that first week in January where you are coming down from the holiday period and Christmas seems like a distant memory… January Blues? Back to work, rainy days, grey skies and lots of traffic… We know how it feels to look out the window and dream of sunny days and tee shirt weather 🤔…

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