Category Archives: Western Algarve

View across the Bay at Praia da Luz, Western Algarve

Luz is a lovely little seaside town in the Western Algarve. The beach is great for children and a perfect choice for a family holiday. This picture was taken in March so we had the beach to ourselves, but come … Continue reading

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Praia Da Luz, Western Algarve

Praia da Luz is popular with all age groups. Amenities such as cafes, shops and toilets are all within easy access of the beach. I love strolling along the promenade and looking out to sea.

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Portuguese Doors

I’m fascinated by old buildings in Portugal, especially the doors, chimneys and tiles. This Photograph was taken in Lagos, Western Algarve. If you are looking for an interesting holiday destination with great beaches then Lagos is a great choice!

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Lagos Fishing Harbour, Western Algarve

View to Lagos from the São Roque restaurante on Meia Praia in Lagos

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The Popular Surfing Beach of Praia da Arrifana – Western Algarve, Portugal

Praia da Arrifana, located in the unspoilt Western Algarve, is a popular beach with surfers. Check out the latest Surf Forecast! Be prepared for a long walk down to the beach, so travel light.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Near and Far

Praia da Amoreira, on the West Coast of Portugal, is an unspoilt sandy beach hidden away down a windy road just 7km outside the historic town of Aljezur. The picture below is not of the beach but of the estuary … Continue reading

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Jake’s Sunday Post: Village

Looking for inspiration I toddled off to look at the previous Sunday Post themes over at Jakes Printers and discovered this theme for “Village”. A little late, but as they say “Better late than never!” This is the village of … Continue reading

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