Algarve, Portugal

  • The Algarve is the southernmost region of continental Portugal. The region has as its administrative centre in the city of Faro, where both the region's international airport (FAO) and public university, University of Algarve, are located. Production of food, which includes fish and other seafood, fruit, oranges, carob beans, figs and almonds, is also economically important in the region. The Algarve is the most popular tourist destination in Portugal, and one of the most popular in Europe. Its population triples to nearly 1.5 million people in the peak holiday season thanks to seasonal residents, and receives an average of 7 million foreign tourists each year. In total, including national visitors, almost 10 million people visit the Algarve annually.

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Thank you for always being the adventurous travel agent, we appreciate it! Thank you for always being the adventurous travel agent, we appreciate it! Car rental was good, no issues, hotel was excellent!  The staff and the quality of the hotel was excellent and we would love to go back to this place when the temperature is slightly warmer.  It was wetter than normal but we packed up every by Monica Purdon - Azores, Portugal - Reply