A recent report from the National Statistics Institute (INE) of Portugal has highlighted positive tourism figures for Faro and the Algarve. The data collected by INE for the first half of the year shows a 7.9% increase in total revenues (€431.3 million total), 9.3% more guests (€2.17 million total) … Read more about Positive tourism figures for Faro and the Algarve during the first half of 2019
If you are planning a holiday this winter, you are in luck. EasyJet have announced 12 new routes from Bristol Airport in the UK, including one to Faro. There are also new routes to other top holiday destinations across Europe. The new flights to Faro are due to begin operation on 17 November this … Read more about New route to Faro with EasyJet
The number of passport control gates is set to increase at Faro Airport. This comes as part of plans to reduce waiting times and to improve passport control at airports across Portugal. Faro Airport will receive 16 new passport control gates, with 10 more being planned for Funchal Airport and one … Read more about More passport control gates at Faro Airport
A recent report has revealed that low-cost airline Ryanair are planning to close their base of operations at Faro Airport. A spokesperson for Ryanair neither confirmed nor denied the news but commented that, as previously stated, "a number of Ryanair bases will be cut or closed this winter. These … Read more about Ryanair reportedly plan to close base at Faro Airport
The Algarve is Portugal’s southernmost region and is home to beautiful beaches, sandy coves and traditional towns that are rich in culture and history. There are many fantastic places to see and great things to do on your holiday. If you are worried about seeing them all, don’t be! Luckily for you … Read more about Best way to get around the Algarve
Lagos is a beautiful coastal town in the south of Portugal’s Algarve region, well known for its historic tourist towns, beautiful beaches, natural formations and more. There is also an excellent range of hotels and restaurants, and the central location of the city makes it a perfect place to stay … Read more about Everything you need to know about Lagos
Portugal is a beautiful country with a rich culture, attractive beaches, fantastic food and stunning scenery no matter where you go. Every year, thousands of tourists travel to popular places across the country, including Lisbon, Porto and the Algarve. Tucked away in the far south of Portugal, the … Read more about 4 reasons to visit the Algarve
If you are travelling around Portugal, you are likely to come across fado – especially if you are spending your holiday in Lisbon. If you aren't sure what fado is, don’t worry. Keep reading to find out more. Fado itself is a unique type of folk music said to have first been played in Lisbon. … Read more about What is Fado?