Location: Faro District. 250 kilometres south from Lisbon. Nearest airport is Faro. Train and bus connections to Lisbon and Faro.
This coastal town in green Algarve is a famous tourist destination known for its maritime environment and good-quality golf courses nearby. It has approx. 13,700 residents and offers many kinds of activities including scuba diving, golfing and guided fishing trips.
Notable sights are Avenida Francisco Sá Carneiro street full of open-air discothèques, cafés and bars, Praia dos Pescadores beach and the Almóada Castle.