The Most Beautiful Beaches in the Algarve

Share1Share2Share0 Whatever the reason for visiting the Algarve, do not give in to the temptation to miss the stunning beaches.  They are not like beaches in other popular holiday destinations such as Spain.  For a start, the beaches in the Algarve are not on the Med but the Atlantic, so there is a proper tide, […]

The Algarve Children’s Activities

Share0Share0Share0 With hundreds of miles of unspoilt beaches, beautiful scenery and matchless golf, Portugal is rightly one of the top destinations for family visits in Europe. It is an especial hit with children as well: everybody loves a pool but there is more to it than that. The Algarve loves children and they are entirely […]

Some of the Best Villas near the Sea

Share0Share0Share0 Beach or pool? Pool or beach? It can sometimes be quite hard to decide. Here is a quick list of villas that make the decision harder – very close to the beach but with lovely private pools. A Colina, Praia da Luz, Algarve, Portugal Sleeps up to 11.Lovely family villa with boules, pool table […]

Things to do in Praia da Luz

Share0Share0Share1 When we first started in Praia da Luz (in the early 70s!) it was really just a modest fishing village, but a very scenic and attractive one.  Since then there has been development but nothing like in other parts of the Algarve: of course tourism is important but it remains low-rise and has a […]

Luxury Holiday Rentals in the Costa del Sol

Share0Share0Share0 With stunning landscapes, beautiful beaches and charming villages, the Costa del Sol is a perfect destination for all ages. A favourite hotspot for the rich and famous, the resort of Marbella should not be missed. Known as the St Tropez of Spain, the cosmopolitan town has dozens of fine restaurants, bars and beaches where […]

Organising Your Perfect Villa Holiday

Share0Share0Share0 Whether it’s a short break in Spain, a spot of relaxation in the South of France or two weeks of sun, sea and sand in the Caribbean, a villa holiday is the ideal solution. Make the most of spending time with friends and family in your own private hideaway. Relax beside the pool in […]