The Portuguese government has decided to reintroduce COVID test requirements for international travellers, coinciding with a new “State of Calamity” coming into effect from today (1 December). Until now, fully vaccinated and recovered travellers holding an EU Digital COVID-19 Certificate or … Read more about Portugal Re-Introduces COVID Tests for International Arrivals
UK tourists travelling to the Algarve no longer require a COVID test – if they are fully vaccinated. Effective from last Friday, the exemption applies to visitors who have an NHS COVID Pass or EU Digital COVID Certificate showing they have been fully vaccinated with an EU-approved vaccine at least … Read more about NHS COVID Pass Accepted for Fully-Vaccinated Tourists Visiting the Algarve
Tourists visiting the Algarve this autumn will be able to enjoy relaxed “de-confinement” rules for socialising and leisure pursuits. According to Portuguese authorities, health and safety restrictions have been eased in response to Portugal “having the highest vaccination rate in Europe, with 84 per … Read more about High Nation-Wide Vaccination Rate Prompts Portugal to Ease Social Restrictions
Portuguese authorities have announced that all UK tourists, including those not vaccinated, can now visit popular resorts such as the Algarve without having to quarantine. Travellers are, however, still required to provide a negative result from a PCR or rapid antigen test, performed within 72 hours … Read more about Quarantine Lifted for Unvaccinated UK Tourists Flying to the Algarve
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?