During our recent trip to the Algarve we had to make use of Portugal's public medical facilities when our son had an allergic reaction to an insect bite. This bite, on his cheek, resulted in swelling to face
When you're looking to book a villa to rent in Portugal, make sure you look for the AL (Alojamento Local) number for the property. The Portuguese Government introduced a licencing procedure for
This quick blog just let's you know what Vacation listing sites we advertise on. This is as much a reminder for ourselves on where we've listed, but it will also help if you're looking holidays in other countries.
Now that Christmas is long past and the New Year celebrations a fading memory, thoughts begin to focus on booking a perfect Summer holiday. In this blog, I'll share a fantastic villa booking website.
Tavira is one of our favorite Portuguese towns and is only a 20 minute easy drive from the villa. Great for a relaxed afternoon wander or an excellent alfresco evening meal.
Chances are that if you've visited the Algarve then Faro Airport was likely your gateway to the region. In this blog, we hope to convince you that Faro Town is also an excellent destination for a day trip.
Do you ever feel the need for retail therapy when you're on your Summer holiday? Something a bit different from the beach? Or maybe you've forgotten the bikini or swimming togs and urgently need
We recommend hiring a car when you visit our Villa, so this blog gives a few ideas on which car hire companies are available and some tips when you're renting.
I'm sure if any of you have been to the Eastern Algarve you will have come across this magazine. We try and pick up a copy when we're visiting as it always has some interesting local information.
Nuala & Matthew
We fell in love with the Eastern Algarve a few years back. We'll try and impart our knowledge of the area and other travel tips via these blog posts.