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Alvor was a treat. Arriving at about lunchtime we went to look at the Aire which was huge open and pretty full. Parked up by the beach instead and had Lunch and LUDO had a run before deciding to go to a site. We stayed for two nights in the 'tranquil' part of the camp. We were in a verdant hollow surrounded by green with our own BBQ almond trees and beautiful birds. Weather was a bit drizzly but it ...
... premises. Like keeping abducted children.
We also had a young large dog hanging around at the motorhomes. He was skinny and hungry. I resisted for a day giving him food but then sneaked him a few chunks of cheese. He was so subservient and grateful he could barely walk. Of course he wouldn't leave our feet and van and kept grinning at us. It got a bit embarrasing when he started barking under our van that night, clearly taking his new job ...
We arrived here last night after a superb day in Lagos. We are on a good but quite expensive site. Hensmans may join us today. The sun is due to come out for the weekend. Laundry awaits. Friday 23rd More laundry tackled and a bike ride to Praia de Luz. Cafe lunch, a walk ...
... for nearly 80% of the Portuguese clam exports.
Later as the fishermen returned to their huts with their catch, we ventured into their cafe which lurking behind a tatty, beaded curtain, looked like a no go gambling den in south East Asia. And as curious eyes in nut brown faces turned to watch, we committed the sin of ordering chunky, pork soup (not keen on fish soup), and full of vegetables, beans and chorizo it was superb and ridiculously cheap. The ...
Our biggest fear of traveling through Spain was that it would be awash with sun seeking UK travelers and overrun by tourism. If you have seen the UK show based in Costa del Sol, which airs on cable television in Australia, you would fully understand! Luckily that was never the case (our Spain blog entries are coming soon), we found the towns visited by us in Spain to be authentic and in no way changed because of the tourism trade.
But our nightmare was to ...
Other places to stay in Albufeira
Sitio de Balaia - Apartado 917, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $61
- Great Holiday
- Relaxing holiday
Rua do Municipio, Lote 26, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $101
Quinta do Milharo, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- What a start!
- Mangel an Instandhaltung
- Lack of maintenance
Praia da Oura Apartado 827, Albufeira | 3 star hotelfrom $59
- Thought the Club Praia da Oura was fantastic
- Fantastic all round holiday
Forte Sao Joao - Areias de Sao Joao, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $26
Praia Da Felesia, Apartado P.O. Box 644, Albufeira | 5 star hotelfrom $217
- Nice hotel but lots of kids!
Praia de Falesia, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $334
Rua do Estadio S/N, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Mixed feelings
- What can I say..
- Great hotel also try Vecchia Italia restaurant
Corcovada, Areias de Sao Joao, Albufeira | 3 star hotelfrom $162
- Below average
- Super time had by all
- Fun In The Sun
Praia dos Aveiros - Areias de S Joao, Albufeira | 3 star hotelfrom $45
- Inedible Food
- Thanks to JoseManoel
- Looking forward to returning to the Auramar
Praia da Falesia , Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $89
Rua do Municipio, Lote 27, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $62
- Loved the Brisa Sol Hotel - Excellent Value
- Excellent Vacation
- Our winterhome
UrbanizaÃ§Ã£o Quinta Pedra dos Bicos, Lote 24, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Rua Joao Guita, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Good Week at the Baia Grande
- Not the Best
- A real treasure on the Algarve
Ave Dr Francisco Sa Carneiro, Albufeira | 3 star hotelfrom $47
- Very Noisy
- Dont get a street side room
- Poor Standard
Rua do Pinhal, Falesia Beac, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $67
- Fantasic Hotel
- Ausgezeichnetes Hotel
- Excellent hotel
Rua do Pacifico, Lote 24, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $49
- Perola do Algarve
- Christmas to forget
Mato Serrao, Albufeira | 3 star hotelfrom $45
Rua Oliveira Martins, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $61
- Loved Forte Da Oura
- Excellent hotel and location!!
Estrada de Sta. Eulalia, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $73
Rua Municipio Lote 31, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $30
- Good value hotel
- Nice Big Pool.Shame about the fleet of inflatables.
- Paradise at the paraiso
Rua Ramalho Ortigao, Albufeira | 3 star hotelfrom $30
Ave Infante dom Henrique 83, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $114
Rua Samora Barros Cerro de Piedade, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $75
- Great seaviews and friendly people
- Translated means INN ON THE HILL
- Would not go back to estalagem
Rua Samora Barros 20, Albufeira | 4 star hotelfrom $58
- Pleasant but Beware
- Stunning views
- General review