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PORTUGAL To find out more visit saga.co.uk/portugal Algarve Salgados Silves Sagres Praia da Rocha Hotel Oriental Guadiana River VidaMar Resort Algarve Vilamoura Albufeira Vilamoura Garden Hotel Quarteira Faro Armao de Pra Holiday Inn Algarve Portugal Recall Portugal's great explorers as you discover a rich array of historic cities and cultural sights... relax on the sun-blessed beaches of the Algarve... Vilamoura Consisting of an opulent marina and waterfront restaurants, this resort is a great place to enjoy a spot of golf or simply making the most of dining alfresco. Armacao de Pera This pretty town was formerly an Algarve fishing village, and features golden beaches, a quaint chapel and an old fort. Praia da Rocha Portimao's popular beach resort is known for just that it's beautiful beach! Running for miles it's lined by low, golden sandstone cliffs. Albufeira The largest and liveliest of all the Algarve resorts, Albufeira is ideal for those who like to be amid the hustle and bustle. It boasts a lovely whitewashed old town and a bounty of shops, bars and cafes where you can immerse yourself in the Portuguese way of life. You'll be in a prime position for exploring the nearby popular resorts of Vilamoura and charming Olhos d'Agua. Salgados With an enviable setting in a peaceful location, the Vidamar is designed to fit in with its beautiful natural surroundings, with a nature reserve on one side, scenic clifftop walks on the other, and one of the best beaches in the Algarve to the front. Sagres Lighthouse Experience Albufeira's nightlife Vilamoura's marina Helpful Information The Algarve is a delightfully compact area that is easily explored via in-resort shuttle buses. Flying time: Two hours 40 minutes from Gatwick to Faro. Time difference: GMT. Average high temperature C Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 16 17 19 21 23 27 29 29 26 23 20 17 Figures based on Faro Why not try... Visiting the `edge of the world'. Sagres is the Algarve's most south westerly resort, lying on a peninsula that was once the western limit of the known world. Cruising the Guadiana River. Enjoy the idyllic riverside scenery and learn more about the area's Roman history. Going off road. Cross dirt tracks, and pass olive groves and cork oak trees as you head for the hills in a jeep. 96