Travel Blogs from Vilamoura
... the Bridge (Por 028) Parchal, January 2, 2013, Day 176 6 hrs, 5.1 kmsDay Totals: 16 hrs, 23.1 kms
It's dark now, so I should pick up the pace--but when I pass through Parchal I figure I should tack it on to my collection. Neither a touristy beach town nor a historical village, it feels more like a lower middle class suburb. Find an open space with just enough light for my video clip... then on across the long bridge across the bay... and to ...
Today during breakfast I went searching for the head chef and that attempt was far from successful. After we ate breakfast we decided to take a trip to the nearby beach, Praia da Falesia. The beach was unlike any beach I have ever seen before, mainly because there were so many hills and cliffs that were what appeared to clay and sand. Those cliffs went along the entire shoreline so you have to walk down hills and ...
... and enjoying the beach. Then we caught the next boat back. The tour and return ferry back cost $20.
After the island we wandered around old town, booked in for bbq at the hostel and went for lunch.
Then nap time! Now we're watching the sunset at O'Castelo on the wall of old town and having vino verde. BBQ chicken piri piri for supper at the hostel along with white ...
... across the long bridge across the bay... and to Portimao. My Lagos Superhike is officially over. Summary of my Lagos Superhike. This Superhike allowed me a number of snapshots of real life in small town Portugal and its simple charm... it also allowed me a look at some of the faded grandeur of yesteryears in castle towns like Silves and ...
... 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 ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Nautilus Apartments Vilamoura
Other places to stay in Vilamoura
Apartado - 65, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Location, location ...!
- Excellent hotel
- Very nice hotel
Avenida Tivoli 4, 8125, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $106
Morgadinhos, Vilamoura | 5 star hotelfrom $112
- Apartments are great
- Not impressed
- Excellent for relaxation
Rua da Torre d'Agua Lote 4.11.1B, Vilamoura | 5 star hotelfrom $158
- Fantastico Hilton As Cascatas
- We would go back....
- Hôtel fantastique
Avenida Tivoli, Lote H4, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Great base for a holiday
- Never again
- Fantastic weeks Golf
Avda da Marina Lote H1, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Avenida Tivoli, Lote H5, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $64
Alameda da Praia da Marina, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $116
- The ampalius, vilamoura
- AMPALIUS HOTEL REVIEW - SEPT/OCT 2004
- Good hotel, good location, lots to eat for breakfast
Caminho do Lago, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $33
- Lovely Hotel but........
- Do not stay in the Mourabel Apartments
- Had a lovely time
Rua do Brasil, Vilamoura | 5 star hotelfrom $213
Avenida da Marina, Lote H 2, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Good Hotel
- If you can't beat em join em!
- Gimmie Kir Royal cocktails
Rua de Franca 80, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $33
Alto do Golfe, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $47
Caminho do Lago, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $38
Caixa Postal 210, Quarteira, Vilamoura | 5 star hotelfrom $171
Pinhal da Praia, Bloco 2 - Sector 2, Vilamoura | Hotelfrom $73
Edif. Algardia - Praca Cupertino Miranda, Vilamoura | 2 star hotelfrom $44
Apartado 507, Vilamoura | 4 star hotelfrom $150
Estrada Nacional 125 - Benfarras, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Parque das Amendoeiras, Vilamoura | 3 star hotelfrom $74
Estrada Monumental 256, Vilamoura | Hotelfrom $38
Aldeia do Golf, Vilamoura | Hotelfrom $92
902 Parra, Vilamoura | Hotelfrom $35