How to discover Amazing Tavira Bars

How to discover Amazing Tavira Bars

 Amazing Tavira Bars

Tucked away in the  south east coastline of Algarve is the holiday resort of Tavira. It is a short drive from Faro and very near the Spanish border.  Tavira is a Portuguese town known by Holidaymakers for its white sandy beaches,fine dining restaurants and for comfort magnificent Tavira apartments to rent.  After a day of exploring the town,  step back into Tavira to wind down you will discover an array of bars which offer quite an experience.

Black Anchor

 One of these Irish bars known as the Black Anchor on Rua Borda d’Agud de Asseca is scenic and relaxing with a riverfront view.  Just across from Tavira Apartments, you can pop in have a drink,  catch up on sports and listen to live music. Maybe have a Portuguese Soup for lunch or you can get a takeaway of your staying in a nearby Algarve Villa.

The Old Barrel

The Old Barrel pub on Charles Bonnet Geofisico is another one of Tavira bars with plenty of Guinness, good Portuguese food and reasonable prices.  It is run by a great couple who cater to all your needs and have quite a collection of music to enjoy any day.

As you wind down your visit, you might  come across Santa Lucia sports bar on Antonio Cabreira Street.  The ambience and friendly staff  will welcome you with great service.  You ll find them not short of chit chat  about Tavira while serving you  with great professional skill.  The drinks menu including the cocktails are affordable. You should find it  quite a pleasant experience to have all within close proximity to  Tavira Apartment rental or a Tavira villa to rent.

Book a wonderful holiday in the East Algarve town of Tavira with www.goholidaylets.com.  Who knows you might even get time for a game of golf on one of the magnificent local golf courses. Relax afterwards with a nice Portuguese wine.

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HOW TO DISCOVER THE AMAZING ALAMEDA DA PRAIA DA MARINA VILAMOURA

HOW TO DISCOVER THE AMAZING ALAMEDA DA PRAIA DA MARINA VILAMOURA

Welcome to another article by the team in www.goholidaylets.com.  In this blog article we are looking at area within a  popular resort.  Today we look at  ALAMEDA DA PRAIA DA MARINA in Vilamoura.   Vilamoura holiday rentals and hotels are always in high demand and Alameda da Praia da Marina is in the centre of all the tourist/visitor activity.  Luxurious apartments to rent In Vilamoura upmarket shops and boutiques.

In the area you will also find outstanding hotels like:

Vila Gale Ampalius  https://goo.gl/maps/RRYNMzwq9xq

Crown Plaza Hotel https://goo.gl/maps/yuaJmw1LgJC2

In the nearby Vilamoura Marina

Tivoli Marina Vilamoura Hotel, https://goo.gl/maps/yuaJmw1LgJC2

Renowned restaurants  are also nearby:

The culinary experience in Vilamoura is the like the Golf its always above par.

Portuguese food and Portuguese wine served in ultimate luxurious surroundings.

RESTAURANTE AKVAVIT: Located in Edifício Vilamarina, Loja 4, 8125-403 QuarteiraPortugal Tel: +351 289 380 712
See more at: https://goo.gl/maps/ev9EQCEKT6m

RISTORANTE IL TRIO: an Italian restaurant of note well worth a visit.   One of the benefits of a Vilamoura Holiday rental or a nearby Algarve villa to rent is you can visit a different restaurant.  IL TRIO is located in Rua do Clube Náutico, Edíficio Vila Lusa, Bloco2-B, loja 8, 8125-442 VilamouraPortugal Tel: +351 912 556 155
See more at: https://goo.gl/maps/z1ShAa1NdyK2

BARS:  Vilamoura is famous for its nightlife and if your on ALAMEDA DA PRAIA DA MARINA in Vilamoura your in the centre of the action.   There are great bars around the Vilamoura Marina on a warm evening the atmosphere is full of energy and the buzz of people enjoying themselves.

OSCARS BAR AND KITCHEN: is an English Bar Located Zona Comercial Vila Sol, Vila Sol, 8125-307 Quarteira, Portugal Tel: +351 289 308 828
View more on: https://goo.gl/maps/bKRYprbeaKx

THE IRISH PUB: Located on Centro Comercial da Marina, Lj 61, Vilamoura, 8125 Vilamoura, 8125-022 Quarteira, Portugal Tel: 282 459069
View more on: https://goo.gl/maps/Pvh5QfSqySr

The Brewery  Its views say its a great Irish Bar full of craic and great food.

Marina de Vilamoura 2, 8125-401 Quarteira 289 308 226    See more at: https://goo.gl/maps/vavAxouvyqz

Northwood Bar  Some excellent reviews for this venue.  They its tucked away off Marina. Maybe use the link here to find it.   The cocktails seem to be a big hit at a Fiver each.  Huge praise for the service and Its noted the Portuguese like to hang out here as well

Marina Arcadas, 8125-144 Quarteira  See more :https://goo.gl/maps/HV54qDYxxHP2

Book your vilamoura holiday rental with www.goholidaylets.com and use our blog to find your way around the Marina area of Vilamoura.

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THE JOY OF EATING IN THE ULTIMATE FERRAGUDO RESTAURANTS

THE JOY OF EATING IN THE ULTIMATE FERRAGUDO RESTAURANTS

African Proverb “The sun does not forget a village just because it is small”.

 

Ferragudo

Ferragudo Quayside
View of Arade River from Ferragudo

There are many restaurants in the village of Ferragudo that you can dine in no matter how long your stay.  You could be here just on a Sunday afternoon or on the ferry from the Marina in Portimao or you could have booked a holiday rental in the village.  Whatever the reason there is a good choice of cafes and restaurants, The area has many restaurants,  here we look at a few of them that you can enjoy meals and have a chit chat.

SUESTE RESTAURANT:

The restaurant is located in Rua Infante Santo, 918400-256 Ferragudo, within an old warehouse at the end of the fishing quay. The restaurants serves traditional Portuguese cuisine.

Don’t be deceived, the outside may not look ideal but when you set your foot in the inside is magnificent.  The stones arches, hand painted tiles; murals lining on the wall s make this restaurant’s ambience unique. It’s simple and impeccable, so is the cuisine served. This restaurant is well worth a visit.  Another plus factor this restaurant they are Ferragudo Holiday Apartments and Ferragudo villas for rent built close by.

 

CASABELA:

Ferragudo Casabela
CASABELA Restaurant Ferragudo

The hotel has its own pathway and entrance to the beach and which gives a view the spectacular ocean. A very peaceful place to be.

The restaurant is beautifully decorated in soft colours, the service welcoming and friendly. The menu changes everyday and fresh produce is  used. The lamb is exquisite. Fresh homemade desserts of the region made in-house. There as lovely. fresh homemade jams are also served.

The restaurant is open to all is also well worth visiting.  You also find Algarve villas to rent within easy reach of this restaurant and Ferragudo.   Note the address for the benefit of your satnav.

FIM DO MUNDO: Located in 8400, Rua Dr. Manuel Teixeira Gomes 30, Ferragudo,

Lets start with the staff here there are friendly and very welcoming making you feel at ease.  The food really nice, huge portions and worth every penny. The place is worth a visit, feels like home.  Booking is recommended as the restaurant is at times filled to capacity, you don’t want disappointment especially if you came in for chocolate mousse

RESTAURANT FARRAGOOD:  

This is in Rua Zeca Afonso, Ferragudo 8400 – 211, Portugal. 282 461 236.   Another address for the Satnav.

For service of Portuguese food the Farragood always excels. The owner is charming as he welcomes you into his great establishment. A trick about this restaurant during summer ask for a table overlooking the street but when its cold sit close to the bar where you can just see the busy cooks at work.

The menu is diverse with a list of good Portuguese wine. The prices are reasonable. Try their lamb casserole, grilled prawns, chicken kebabs which are served in great quantities.

The main course comes with well cooked vegetables, salad or chips.  There is a glass of “medicine” which is a complementary drink served to you at the end of the meals.  Farragood is a busy restaurant and early booking on a Friday or Saturday is recommended.

 

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HOW TO ENJOY TASTY CHICKEN SALAD AS PART OF HEALTH EATING

HOW TO ENJOY TASTY CHICKEN SALAD AS PART OF HEALTH EATING

We normally bring you information to enhance your holiday experience in Portugal s Algarve of Spain s Costa Blanca.  We trend our articles towards best places to eat as in restaurants we have researched or experienced.  Occasional if we are recommending a location for holiday rentals and we see swimming in an area should be done with care we will point that out. It does not take from the holiday rental locaton just hopefully lets use proceed with caution.

We occasional display recipes we particular like. Particularly if you can easily prepare in your Albufeira villa or eat on your balcony  in your Vilamoura marina apartment. Hope you enjoy the article and the apartment.

How can you best describe healthy eating?  It is not about strict diet limitations, starving yourself to get that perfect body, or denying yourself from those foods you love.  Rather, we can say healthy eating is about feeling great, feeling energized, staying in good shape and stabilizing your mood.

In this article we look at chicken salad being part of a healthy meal that you can eat no matter what time of the day it is. A meal that you can all enjoy as a family.

A GUIDE TO A HEALTHY CARIBBEAN CHICKEN  SALAD RECIPE:

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 or 2 boneless chicken breast cut into halves.
  • Teriyaki marinade sauce.
  • 2 tomatoes, finely chopped.
  • Half chopped onion.
  • 2 teaspoons chopped cilantro.
  • 2 teaspoons minced jalapeno pepper.
  • ¼ cup mustard of your choice.
  • ¼ of honey.
  • 1 ½ tablespoon white sugar.
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 ½ cider vinegar and lime juice
  • ¾ mixed salad greens

 

METHOD:

  • Place the chicken in a bowl, and cover with the teriyaki marinade sauce. Let it sit in the refrigerator for at least two hours.
  • In a small bowl mix the tomatoes, onion, jalapeno pepper, and cilantro. Cover the mixture and refrigerate.
  • In a separate bowl, mix the mustard, honey, sugar, oil, vinegar, and lime juice. Cover dressing, and refrigerate.
  • Preheat the grill for high heat.
  • Lightly oil grill grate. Place chicken on the grill, and discard marinade. Cook for 6 to 8 minutes on each side, or until juices run clear.
  • Arrange mixed salad greens on plates. Spoon some of the salsa over each salad, and sprinkle with 1/4 of the pineapple chunks. Break tortilla chips into large chunks, and sprinkle over salads. Lay some of the grilled chicken strips on each salad. Finally, sprinkle dressing over each salad, and serve.

There are a lot chicken salad recipes to choose from.  You prepare what best suits your health.  Enjoy with a nice Douro wine.

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Here are Beaches you ll find on the WEST COAST OF PORTUGAL

Here are Beaches you ll find on the WEST COAST OF PORTUGAL

 

BEACHING IN THE WEST COAST OF PORTUGAL

With a long stretched coastline, Portugal got your back when it comes to beaches.  A large portion of Portugal’s border is made up of long Atlantic shoreline, and there’s a beach ideal for everyone.

You will find bays, sandy Island and cliffs.  For a less crowds on the beach your focus should be on the west coast. There is scores of great beaches.

Let’s analyze some of them:

GUINCHO, NEAR LISBON:

If you prefer your beach refreshing and breezy, Guincho which is just 30 min from Lisbon is your ideal beach. It has an impressive Atlantic tides roaring over the golden sands.

The beach is fitted with a restaurant, serving French cuisine with a combo of local ingredients that deliver a sense of belonging (like you are part of the community) a good hang out incase you have family with you. The view is stunning.  Enjoy meals as you watch the sunset and the waves from the ocean.

Good for walks due to its long stretches. Stay in a Lisbon rental apartment or one of the many stunning Lisbon villas to rent.

PENICHE:

Peniche is mostly popular for its long fabulous town beach. It is surrounded by sea, a running port.  The historic centre makes it pleasant for strolling and the seaside fort where Salazar’s regime detained political prisoners is a place worth visiting if you are interested in the history of Portugal.

Handicraft workers can enjoy Peniche’s specialty, handmade lace and you can watch quick fingers of women at work.

Outdoor enthusiasts with no dispute will definitely love the beaches. All this area also has excellent holiday rentals.

 

Praia dos Buizinhos

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This beach is south of the city of Sines.  Praia dos Buizinhos is located in the quaint village of Porto Covo.  Its in the remarkable Sudoeste Alentejo National Park.  A number of excellent restaurants nearby are O Pescador, Marquês – cervejaria/marisqueira, Zé Inácio https://goo.gl/maps/Mdxt7SMDzSw

The beach might feel remote and empty, but in the months of July and August its gets really busy. It also has nice holiday rental Portugal style nearby.  Try  apartments to rent in Sines as well.

The west coast of Portugal is a home to many more stunning beaches.  Just explore the region identify what suits you, enjoy and beautiful memories from your beach tours in west coast.  Or just sit on the Praia with a nice Portuguese Wine and enjoy the sunset. If searching for accommodation try holiday rentals Portugal.

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HOW TO DISCOVER PORTUGUESE GREAT WINES

ENJOYING THE BEST  PORTUGUESE  WINES

We have continuously wrote about Portugal and what I call its divine simplicity. It is a place when you discover you can never get enough.  From the authentic restaurants, the manicured golf courses, the marina’s, the exceptional  beaches  Coupled with  the stunning selection of accommodation. Check out their 5 star hotels  holiday rental Villas and Apartments to rent in Portugal and the greatest of all the Portuguese wines.  Perhaps you are on a journey to discover that woww!! wine.  This could be the place for you.  Portuguese on a world stage are somewhat on discovered.  In this article we take you some of the best Portugal wines you can sample on your holiday and maybe encourage you investigate with your taste buds further.

 

VINHO VERDE:

Vinho Verde is a region a coastal zone in the northwest whose name goes hand in hand  with the freshness and vitality of the grape and ultimately the  wine. Vinho Verde is a popular and well known wine of Portugal. The Vinho Verde wines have low alcohol content light and refreshing, hence suitable for dining with  seafood. Most of these wines are meant to be drunk right away not waiting for the maturity of the wine.

There are several winemakers that make exquisite  Vinho Verde.  Which means it is readily available for consumption.  If you want to sample some of the region’s more fine wine, get a bottle from Anselmo Mendes or Aphros.  Like make other vineyards they are based in Northern Portugal.  For accommodation check out www.goholidaylets.com you find holiday rentals Portugal or holiday rentals Spain.

DOURO:

The vineyards along the Douro River have been producing world class wines for decades. In the last few years, the dry wines have continued to gain popularity.  Try a dry Douro red wines , white or rose with a wide range of grapes that are used.

The red wines are more strongest and spend a little time aging.  Most of the red grapes that you will see on the Douro are mostly used to produce the red wines.  Give the wines a try you won’t be disappointed and guaranteed of great taste.

White grapes make up only a small fraction of the wines. If you want to try  Douro white track down a bottle of Niepoort’s Redoma Branco. This is a wine that has a special taste, if you like white Burgundy you will be pleased with this choice.

LISBOA:

Lisboa is a small region in the Colares sitting right along the Atlantic Ocean. The area is home to many excellent lavish Lisbon holiday rental villas. This regions makes some truly outstanding wines from the Ramisco grape. The vines meander along the sand dunes to protect themselves against the harsh ocean winds that come from the North Atlantic.

The grapes are able to survive the harsh climate and manage to retain the fresh acidity.  There are lots of good bottles of wine that you can find here labeled Vinho regional Lisboa.  The white wines are made out of the Arinto and Fernao Pires grapes, the grapes are crisp and aromatic.

Casa Santos Lima offers a wide range of wines that are of incredible value.  One thing you should note Lisboa used to be known as “Estremadura”, this name still appears in wine shops and some old bottles of wine.

There is a wide range of wine to take back home with you after touring the vineyards here in Portugal. Still grab a bottle and enjoy in the comfort of your holiday Apartment in Portugal.  Or if you book a holiday rental with www.goholidaylets.com some where like a Villa in Vilamoura you could make a day trip to this area.

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3 Amazing Marina in the Portuguese Algarve

3 Amazing Marina in the Portuguese Algarve

MARINAS IN THE ALGARVE

Visiting the Algarve?

Portugal and particularly the Algarve  has so much to offer.  The climate of course is a benefit and attraction.  The availability of attractive Algarve Apartments and lavishly fitted out Algarve Villas. The wonderful silken sandy  beaches which are known to be some of the best in the world. and of course not forgetting the golf courses.  Come for the golf stay for the climate.

But maybe your main interest is sailing.  We have put together a brief article on three wonderful Marina in the Algarve.  If you get down here it is well worth a visit or even go onto www.goholidaylets.com and book  marina accommodation.  Lagos marina apartments can be a wonderful holiday. As can be a villa in Albufeira near Albufeira Marina.

PORTIMÃO MARINA 

Portimao Marina is located next to the historical forts of Santa Caterina. The Marina has a water depth of around 5m that can cater for large craft.  There are restaurants where you can dine, shops, bars and swimming pool around you will find beautiful Algarve Villas also.  If you are a golfer you can play golfing in one of the nearby golf courses. The ocean view is amazing; you can see right across to the resort of Ferragudo. Or you can  enjoy a walk along the riverbank of Portimao in the direction of Praia da Rocha.

ALBUFEIRA:

Albufeira Marina plays a big role in hosting a large group of tourist. There are hotels, Albufeira Villas and Albufeira Marina Apartments, shops, restaurants and bars.  The Albufeira marina is safe and well sheltered with a large pontoons for all types of vessels.

You can take a walk along the coastline from Albufeira Old Town to the Marina and have a clear view of the coastline.

VILAMOURA:

The Vilamoura Marina is the largest in the Algarve, with two different zones for different types and sizes for the vessels.  The Marina provides a wide range of recreational boat support services and there are several shops, restaurants and clubs and surrounded by Vilamoura Marina apartments . You can take a walk to the fashionable casino just down the road.  This area of the Algarve has lavish holiday rental accommodation together top quality hotel accommodation.  Book a Vilamoura holiday rental with www.goholidaylets.com today.

There are other Marinas that can be found far East in Tavira and Faro. Each and every Marina is unique in its own ways so do not limit yourself, explore and capture good memories of them.

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DINE IN LAVISH PRAIA DA LUZ STYLE

DINE  IN LAVISH PRAIA DA LUZ STYLE

Delightful food at affordable prices.

Praia da Luz is a very cozy one fish village, easily accessible resort in the Western Algarve.  You get to this  charming resort town by turn off the N125 just outside Lagos.  The local restaurant scene of Praia da Luz is a joy to explore and it comprises mainly of fresh fish caught daily and  is readily available and which is prepared in various ways.

Praia da Luz to accommodate the increasing number of visitors has a wide selection of restaurants.  Some of the Praia da Luz beach apartments are within the vicinity of some of the restaurants. A wide range of cuisine is available there is a restaurant for everyone.  You  will find Chinese and Italian restaurants that serve both international and traditional cuisines, Portuguese Irish and English bars are also found here. There are several restaurants along the beach too. Most visitors prefer the quieter end of the western Algarve the Praia da Luz holiday apartments or Algarve villas caters really well for families groups.

Here are some of the restaurants you can dine in while at your vacay.

RESTAURANTE ATLANTICO:

The restaurant is located in Praia da Luz just below the church in the town square or opposite the Fort.  This is a lovely and comfortable restaurant that serves both local and international cuisine. Most meals are accompanied by Portuguese wine of  your choice.

You are advised to book in advance especially during the high season.  Children are made very welcome. The staff are friendly and very accommodative and you re assured of a delightful and memorable dining experience.

 

CHAPLIN’S RESTAURANT:

Chaplin’s is located at Avenida Pescadores 4, Praia da Luz, Lagos. Chaplin’s is friendly restaurant. That’s why you feel welcome the moment you enter .  The restaurant is known for its home made chips and fresh vegetables.  The menu comprises of meat, fish and vegan dishes, there is a menu for kids too.  The restaurant is ideal for families since its location is in a traffic free zone making it suitable for kids to play while parents are still enjoying their meals.

LOOK STEAK CAFÉ:

For steak lovers, look steak café is the place to be.  Here you are offered a great dining experience in the modern looking restaurant and excellent services.  The prices are affordable you don’t have to break a bank for the steaks. Everyone is welcome here from couples, families and groups of people to single individuals.

On arrival you will find a team of friendly staff who are always ready to welcome you with top marks customer service and satisfaction.  The dining atmosphere here is incredible.  You can enjoy your meals in a relaxed ambiance while admiring the stylish restaurant. You can have take outs also and enjoy at your nearby  holiday rental apartment.

Enjoy dining at these and other great restaurants at this “beach of the light” region.

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How to discover the taste of Wine in The Western Algarve

How to discover the  taste of Wine  in The Western Algarve

Wine Production in The Western Algarve

ALGARVE WINES:

The Algarve has been phenomenally popular with visitor from Northern Europe for a few decades.  Golf in particular has been a huge attraction and to cater for the demand challenging golf courses and golf links have been developed. Sunshine is the main attraction as Portugal has very few days without sunshine.   To provide accommodation for these visitors created a secondary business opportunity was created  and the likes of apartments to rent in Albufeira had to be also been developed.  Not alone Albufeira but apartments to rent in Lagos and Villas to rent in Alvor and other places sprung and are  great value in excellent location.  Some luxurious hotels also were added to the mix.

Next  the Portuguese had to add food and excellent restaurants popped up serving local food accompanied by excellent Portuguese Wines.
Today we would like to give you a short introduction to the Algarve as a wine producing region. Normally when we think of The Algarve a few memories and  places come to mind smooth sandy beaches, golf course with carpets of emerald green grass, luxury Algarve Villas, and apartments Algarve style. Wine yes of course in relaxing restaurants no awareness of the fact some are produced from vines grown a few miles from the villas in Albufeira you might have rented.
Wine Regions Wine Types of the Algarve

VINEYARDS:

 

Quinta de Miradoura
Quinta de Miradoura

 

1. ADEGA DI CANTOR
Quinta do Miradouro – Álamos, 8200-443 Guia, Albufeira   Location map
Tel 968 776 971 When villas in Albufeira or any Western Algarve villas this vineyard or winery is easily reached.    Tours can be arranged contact their Tel Phone or website for details

Quinta do Francis
Quinta do Frances

2. QUINTA DO FRANCES ESTATE FAMILY
PATRICK AGOSTINI, Lda
Sítio da Dobra Odelouca
Cx P 862H
8300-037 SILVES – PORTUGAL  Location map

Located in the hills above Silves in the valley of the Odelouca River The vineyard covers an area of 8 hectares.   Because of it location it is near most Apartments Algarve for holiday rent.  They area would have a lot of holiday villas.  Tours are welcome.

Quinta do Morgado da Torre
Quinta do Morgado da Torre

3. Quinta do Morgado da Torre, Sitio da Penina, 8500-156 Alvor Location map
GPS N 37º 10′ 06”W 08º 34′ 45s   They brand some of their wines as Alvor

They have Syrah and Chardonnay wines  Located near the Penna 5 Star Golf Resort. A base at Alvor apartments would be ideal for a visit here

Monte Castelja
Monte Casteleja

4. Monte da Casteleja
Cx Postal 3002-I, 8600-317 Lagos, Portugal  Location map
phone. / fax: (00 351) 282 798 408 mob. bookings: (00 351) 91 782 90 59

You could travel here from any apartments algarve that you have rented Most suitable for those that rent in lets say Alvor apartment a villa in Lagos or a Praia da Luz villa

Open all year round for tours.

This winery is produced on an organic bases.  It takes a lot of work from the owner

This region produces fresh white wines, though it is known to many the wines of the Algarve is usually red. The wines are produced by a small number of cooperatives. With wineries like those listed the production is now widespread to other individuals. The Algarve wines are known to be of high alcohol content because of the warm climate. If your Algarve Villa is close to these regions perhaps you can pay a visit to the yards and see how the process takes place. They are a number of websites offer various wine tours. But chose wisely as they vary in cost and some might turn out expensive for a family.
The Vitis Vinifera Vine flourishes well here in the Algarve. The climate is best suited for the vines long term need, since wine is produced over a long period. The bright sunshine, the warm fresh air, the cool sea breeze is what the grapes want for producing wines, of high quality.
When in your holiday rental at Algarve Apartment enjoy the fresh air the breeze from the sea too while enjoying the tasty alcohol from the great local vineyards.
GROWTH:
The climatic conditions quicken the vine growing season, this enables the grapes to attain a certain juicy capacity. The grapes are able to get a sugary taste as they continue to ripen so by the time the season ends the grapes have attained the needed sugar content. The soils here in the Algarve vary in content, some have limestone, sandstones and more sandy stones especially those along the coastline. This is beneficial for the vineyards. It’s a good a place to rent your Algarve villa if you are the kind of person that loves the sandy beaches.
The grapes that are commonly used are Arinto, Malyasia, Siria, Chardonnay Viognier and Alvarinho the named category is mainly used to produce white wines. Castelao, Negra Mole, Tourga, Nacional and Trincadeira is mostly used for red wines which is most common in the Algarve region. If you are really into wine and perhaps visiting the Algarve, choose an Algarve Villa or Apartments algarve that is close to the vineyards if you want to learn more of how its produced, the history behind the wines. Enjoy the Algarve wines and carry some back home for your folks more so grab a bottle enjoy it in your apartment before leaving the wine region.

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