February 23, 2020 English news blog from the Algarve

Category: Lifestyle


The University of Algarve creates a free bike-sharing system for its community

February 13, 2020

February 13, 2020

In an attempt to change mobility habits and reduce emissions, the University of Algarve will provide 100 free shared-bicycles to...

Discovering Tavira: new maps, guides and pamphlets to explore the city!

January 22, 2020

January 22, 2020

The Council prepared new materials to invite you to discover every corner of Tavira. From traditional maps to modern QR...

Portimão creates shelter for homeless and vulnerable people

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

The city council, in partnership with Santa Casa da Misericórdia, set up a temporary shelter for people in vulnerable conditions...

Flixbus expanding in Portugal

January 17, 2020

January 17, 2020

Last year the long-distance road transport operator tripled their passengers to and from Portuguese cities. They currently do domestic, Spanish...

Forgotten Food Festival in the Algarve

November 25, 2019

November 25, 2019

“The Pathways to Harvest and Cook”, a festival that teaches about traditional recipes and agricultural methods of and old and...

Artesis Gallery: 23 artists in celebration of Álvaro de Campos’s Birthday

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

From November 5th to November 30th, Artesis Gallery is hosting a collective exhibition in honour of Álvaro de Campos. Álvaro...

Madagascar Musical in Faro

November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019

From November 21 to 23, DreamWorks classic Madagascar is turned into a Musical in Teatro das Figuras. With three sessions...

Faro | Geek Culture Fest – Horror Edition

November 6, 2019

November 6, 2019

On November 9th that Faro will host The Geek Culture Fest – Horror Edition, an innovative and bold event in...

British producers choose Loulé as background for Miss Willoughby

November 5, 2019

November 5, 2019

The city of Loulé has been the scene of several film productions such as ‘The Good Night‘ with actor Sir...

The Medieval Era is coming to Paderne

November 5, 2019

November 5, 2019

During five days, the village of Paderne, in Municipality of Albufeira, goes back in time to revives the century XIV,...