Religion in Portugal

Religion in Portugal

Portugal is a predominantly Catholic country, at one point Lisbon had more churches per square mile than Rome itself.  However, there is a mix of religion in Portugal, it’s just that Catholicism is the majority. 81% of Portugal’s population class themselves as Roman Catholic, 3.3% class themselves as another form of Christian, 6.8% do not … Read more

Vilamoura Tours

Vilamoura Tours

Vilamoura is a coastal region on the central, southern coast of Portugal in the Algarve. It has beautiful beaches which is part of the reason why it is such a popular holiday destination. This guide is going to outline some of the reasons why Vilamoura is so popular amongst expats and tourists, as well as … Read more

Things to do in Vilamoura

Things to do in Vilamoura

Vilamoura is a coastal region on the central, southern coast of Portugal in the Algarve. It has beautiful beaches which is part of the reason why it is such a popular holiday destination. This guide is going to provide some of the best, must-see sights and experiences that Vilamoura has to offer. Cerro da vila … Read more

Lagos Portugal Beaches

Portugal is known for its many beautiful beaches, the Lagos area is home to a range of beaches. Here is a list of the must-see beaches within Lagos and their best features. Praia do Camilo Praia do Camilo is a beautiful beach that is Instagram worthy with its beautiful cove-like beach with golden sands. It … Read more

Best Beaches in Albufeira

Best Beaches in Albufeira

Portugal has a reputation for having some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The Albufeira area is no stranger to some of these beautiful beaches. If you’re planning on visiting Albufeira then this list will help you to navigate the best beaches that Albufeira has to offer. Praia da Oura One of the … Read more

Faro Beaches

Faro Beaches

The Algarve is known for its stunning beaches and beautiful sights. So if you’re heading to Faro for your holidays, here are some of the best beaches waiting to welcome you: Praia da Ilha da Culatra This beach is unique, it actually sits on what is called Culatra Island, South of Faro. It is part … Read more

Best Place to Live in the Algarve

Best Place to Live in the Algarve

The Algarve is the southernmost region of Portugal, home to the beautiful coastline with stunning beaches and towns, making it the perfect holiday location. But what about if you are thinking of moving there permanently? What is the Best Place to Live in the Algarve? Why Choose the Algarve? The Algarve has long had a wide … Read more

Is Portugese Hard to Learn?

Is Portugese Hard to Learn

Portugese is the sixth most spoken language in the world, being the most common language in nine different countries. Learning Portugese is something that will benefit you in your move to Portugal, or even for your holidays, even more so considering it is the second fastest growing language in the world, English being the top. … Read more

Best Algarve Beaches

Best Algarve Beaches

Welcome to today’s blog which is all about the best Algarve beaches. Some of my favourites include Meia Praia and Praia da Coelha. Praia da Ilha Deserta Ilha Deserta or Ilha da Barreta is a popular island near Faro that offers stunning beaches. The island is unspoiled and has a population of zero. Adding to … Read more

Airports in Algarve

Airports in Algarve

Portugal truly is a great holiday destination for tourists of any age and the country is sure to offer something for everyone to enjoy, catering for a wide range of interests. While some travellers may prefer the bustling cities of Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal, and Porto, others may prefer the smaller towns and … Read more