Apartments Vau Costa

Urbanizacao Encosta do Vau 17, 8501, Portimão, Algarve, 8500-820, Portugal | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Portimão

Fabio Reis

A travel blog entry by austin.dixon27

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... down stairs to actually get to the beach. We had 3 hour wait for the next shuttle so there was a lot of time to play in the clear, but chilly water. Dinner started shortly after we returned so I quickly got dressed and went searching for the chef. Luckily, he was there. I mentioned that I would like to ask some questions at some point, so we both agreed on meeting after closing time. When I returned later ...

We needed a holiday...

A travel blog entry by aquirkybunchof2

This is a top pick!
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... all you Paternoster fans out there, this is possible... I know, it surprised me too) Stuck in a time loop, it wasn't uncommon to see cars from the 50s and 60s zooming at 30kmh down the main street. Seeing as surfing wasn't really my thing, I spent the week exploring Sagres (completed on day 1), blending in my beloved shorts tan with the rest of my thigh on the beach (requiring serious dedication, as I was sandblasted ...

1434. Back Across the Bridge

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

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... But the most special thing about this Superhike was following the stunning rugged coast to "The End of the World" and imagining what it must've been like, 600 years ago to gaze out to the endless sea and wonder... as there anything out there? Would I have been one of the people who signed up to hop on one of the ships to go find out? I don't ...

1431. Bonus Point Hike

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

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... the corner of my I spot a creature like a giant rat coming straight for my chicken! I instinctively grab my guitar and use it to ward off the attacker.

No it's not a rat--it's a racoon! And he will not take no for an answer. As much as I think raccoons are cool, I'm not sharing my chicken. Thankfully the owner of the pet raccoon finally comes to my rescue.

So my guitar has saved me from being attacked by dogs, monkeys, and now... a ...

1433. Cozy Hilltop Town

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

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Day 176 2 hrs, 6.0 kms On down the road, I find myself walking along a busy highway lined with water parks and touristy stuff--so when I spot another village off to the side on a hilltop, I eager to check it out. Here I wander in the dusk through the tranquil cobblestone streets, and pause for a concert sitting on a wall, overlooking the village, open fields and the sun setting beyond, with a charming little whitewashed church behind ...

Location

This hotel, located on Urbanizacao Encosta do Vau 17, 8501, Portimão, is near Alvor Boat Trips, Monte Brasil, Praia de Rocha, and Museu do Vino.
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