Travel Blogs from Albufeira, Portugal

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The Gift, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

The Gift

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... Cheers! While we were bouncing round Portugal last month we were told by some of the locals how amazing it is down at Albufeira over New Year's. Apparently, all the locals get together for a massive beach party and play music, get muntered and let of ...

Back in Time, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Back in Time

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... the GMT time zone, rewarding us with that nice little extra hour of supping time. Although it's clearly a tourist spot, Albufeira has a very friendly laid back air to it that we were particularly at ease with, especially the parentals. The ...

Blackpool-on-the-Algarve, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Blackpool-on-the-Algarve

A travel blog entry by lifeinbrian

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... Albufeira where everyone spoke English and every cafe offered a full english breakfast for 4 euros!    Portugal's answer to Benidorm? Albufeira aside, the Algarve has some sights worth visiting, particularly if you head inland a bit. We ...

Albufeira, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Albufeira

A travel blog entry by alex_merwin

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... to get on the road towards Lagos. We wanted to stop somewhere smaller on the way to save a bit of money & we ended up in Albufeira. Albufeira is about 2 hours away from Sevilla by car, so it worked out to be about 5 hours by bus. It is very ...

Albufeira, Portugal, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Albufeira, Portugal

A travel blog entry by leithoff

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... information office. After walking for about an hour with no information office in site we came to the conclusion that we were not in Albufeira. A kind man in a hotel told us that we were suppose to take a bus from the train station that would take us to ...

Familientreff in Albufeira (Algarve), Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Familientreff in Albufeira (Algarve)

A travel blog entry by dovi

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Nach dem mühsamen und nervenden Tag in Huelva sind wir endlich in Albufeira angekommen im dortigen Hapimag-Ressort. sehr schön gebaut,alles sauber, breite infrastruktur und selbst die angestellten im minimarkt sprechen deutsch oder gar ...

Pretty Portugal , Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Pretty Portugal

A travel blog entry by broose09

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Albufeira, Sao Joao, L'Ohoa D'Agua - smokey sardines and white coastal villages. At ...

Algarve, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Algarve

A travel blog entry by elizabethg

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... week was fantastic nonetheless! My friend Daphne flew over from San Francisco, and we discovered the souterh coastal towns of Albufeira and Lagos, walking around charming little cobblestone streets and sunning ourselves on the beach.  On Friday, we ...

The End of the World and Portuguese Elvis!, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

The End of the World and Portuguese Elvis!

A travel blog entry by angelahelmer

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... window to see the ocean.  The water and the sky are so blue and the architecture in Portugal is very charming.  The area in Albufeira is small with lots of restaurants and shops.  Most people speak English very well and I ...

What A Night!, Albufiera Portugal, Portugal travel blog

What A Night!

A travel blog entry by john.babinec

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After spending 3 long days exploring the city of Albufiera by day, I finally decided to rest up and venture out at night. The city is divided into two sections, the old and the new. My resort is located right between them. The new section contains about ...

On the road again..., Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

On the road again...

A travel blog entry by bloomingnova

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... Faro, where Tim took a "Guns-Up" picture for me, and then we headed on to our final destination for the night, Albufeira. Finding our hotel proved challenging, but once we finally arrived, we were confident that our 2 night stay in Albufeira would be ...

Hello From Portugal!!!!, Albufiera Portugal, Portugal travel blog

Hello From Portugal!!!!

A travel blog entry by john.babinec

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Hey Everyone!! Well I finally made it to Portugal! That was quite a trip. 36 hours of travel! Two long flights followed by a high speed train ride. That was cool. I was exhausted when I arrived so I check into my ocean view suite and spent the first ...

Last Day...., Albufiera Portugal, Portugal travel blog

Last Day....

A travel blog entry by john.babinec

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Well today is my last day here in Portugal and I have had a great time. The people are friendly, the weather is great, and the food is awesome! I took my first swim in the Mediterranean Sea today and IT WAS COLD! And the pool was cold too! Like ice water. ...

Exploring Albufiera, Albufiera Portugal, Portugal travel blog

Exploring Albufiera

A travel blog entry by john.babinec

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I spent my first full day here just walking around and exploring the streets of this once ancient castle turned modern resort city. It's an interesting mix of old and new really. 500 year old buildings now contain ATM's, modern lighting, and satellite ...

Algarve Coast - Road Trip, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Algarve Coast - Road Trip

A travel blog entry by bn.trek

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Just a quick note we arrived back home in Idanha Sunday afternoon after an extended road trip so be prepared you will be seeing blog updates over the next few days as we get all our pics together. We are taking things a little slower at ...

Portugul, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Portugul

A travel blog entry by maam

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... so we boarded a bus and headed south 3 hours (its a small country) to the Mediterranean Coast to a smallish town called Albufeira. Albu is a nice city, but it's really set up for British and Scottish people on holiday, or who live there for the ...

It sounds prettier in Spanish..., Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

It sounds prettier in Spanish...

A travel blog entry by lauramckenna

... a quick coffee and a stroll back down the river to our car, we were ready to return "home" to our condo in Albufeira.  And although the long drive definitely factored in to my overall irritability and enjoyment, I was still exceedingly glad that we ...

Email to family from Albufeira, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Email to family from Albufeira

A travel blog entry by sandramorrow

... mind where to go next. Unfortunately, my palm pilot is out of juice and I lost the plug adapter somewhere between Cadiz and Albufeira. And they seem to only have english adapters here, as they hardly get any american tourists. I plan on looking into ...

The Abridgment, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

The Abridgment

A travel blog entry by sandramorrow

... . Enjoy now or wait for perfection. I write to you now from a sunlit balcony overlooking the Algarve Mediteranian Sea in Albufeira. I am staying with Roberto and Joao Doao (Joao Doao´s name has been changed to protect the innocent it is my Portugese ...

Slathering on the SPF..., Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Slathering on the SPF...

A travel blog entry by lauramckenna

We´ve arrived at our timeshare for the rest of the week in the town of Albufeira, located almost in the middle of the Algarve region of Portugal.  This area is along the southern coast of the country, and definitely compares to the famous Costa del ...

Email to Dad from Albufeira, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Email to Dad from Albufeira

A travel blog entry by sandramorrow

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As for me, I plan on leaving Albufeira tomorrow morning and heading to Faro, then Ohala then Huelva (maybe) then Arcos de la fontera (maybe) then Cordoba and plan on being in Granada by the 28th to start my job at the hostel there, which I'm actually not ...

"Show me the way to Albufeira"

A travel blog entry by boysontour100

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Albufeira is a city in Portugal and is main tourist destination, due its coastal location. The city has a population of 13,646. Albufeira is one of the leading tourist resorts of the region. Facilities include a marina, golf courses plus innumerable ...

Email to friends and family from Albufeira, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Email to friends and family from Albufeira

A travel blog entry by sandramorrow

Ola Interested Parties, I am alive, safe and well in Albufeira, Portugal. Yolanda and Javier (my adoptive Spanish family) ended up renting a car and driving me to Albufeira. We were able to pick up the Moneygram the next day in ...

Albufeira, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Albufeira

A travel blog entry by pmckenna

We got to Albufeira right around supper time last night after the 3 hour drive from Lisbon. We are finally out of 1866 and into a really nice 2 bedroom timeshare condo about half a kilometer from the ocean, where we will spend the next 6 nights for a bit ...

Albufeira: An Entomological Study, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Albufeira: An Entomological Study

A travel blog entry by sandramorrow

... make an itinerary. In Pinocchio the novel, Jiminy Cricket was originally the ghost of a cockroach that Pinocchio had crushed. I wonder if the Blue Fairy will visit tonight. Though in the party town of Albufeira, its more likely to be the Green ...

Seville and the Algarve, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Seville and the Algarve

A travel blog entry by pmckenna

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... It was kind of odd, since all the rooms were empty, but it was still pretty neat. This evening Mom and I went to a bullfight in Albufeira. In true hippie style, we didn't want to go to one in Spain (or Mexico) because of the whole ...

Email to Family from Albufiera, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Email to Family from Albufiera

A travel blog entry by sandramorrow

... at night I hang out with the locals who work in the bars. Its fun and relaxing, but I don´t think I can stay here very long. Albufeira has no soul, like las vegas. I think I will stay here a few more days just to get my plans together then head back to ...

Albufeira et la cote portugaise, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

Albufeira et la cote portugaise

A travel blog entry by luclegrandexplo

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... chambre avec deux lits… Comme le resto du resort ne nous inspirait point, on a pris la direction de la ville d’Albufeira. Cette décision fut excellente, car on retrouvé pas mal d’action sur place et plusieurs bons restos. Plus la ...

Portugal 1994 + 1997 + 2004, Algarve, Portugal travel blog

Portugal 1994 + 1997 + 2004

A travel blog entry by georgia910

I first came to Portugal with my dad when I was very little.... I came back to the same place with an old school friend of mine a couple of years after that... And then once again came back to the same place with my dad for one night before going to ...

The Algarve, Albufeira, Portugal travel blog

The Algarve

A travel blog entry by mblipman

hello, weºve made it down to the algarve in southern portugal. the weather is perfecto, the food is outstanding, and the people are so nice. We flew from bilbao to lisbon, and then caught a bus to the algarve. The town is totally packed for the ...

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