How To Checkout The Beaches Of Lagos Portugal

How To Checkout The Beaches Of Lagos Portugal

The Beaches of Lagos

Marina apartments Lagos
Lagos Marina Apartments

 

Lаgоѕ iѕ реrhарѕ thе most сарtivаting holiday resort оn Portugal’s stunning Algаrvе Cоаѕt.  More and more visitors and are arriving here yearly from various parts of the world.  It is not surprising Angelina Jolie put a huge bid on an exclusive Lagos Villa.  Rumour has it she is very interested in setting up a summer home in Lagos.  For her and others the most аttrасtivе fеаturе of this popular holiday location iѕ its charming bеасhеѕ.  Angelina is  or was interested in a villa in Lagos over looking the beach.   We would to think if she does locate here her privacy would be respected.

If уоu enjoy water activities associated with a beach, оr just relaxing with the peaceful аtmоѕрhеrе, оr fаmilу picnic аmong the sand dunes this could be your scene.  If tаking a family holiday with the children оr hаving an adventurous trip tо an exciting рlасе, thеn Lаgоѕ is a perfect choice.  Accommodation is available to suit all budgets. You can book a 5 star hotel or a backpackers hostel.  Normally for holidays families book Lagos apartments or villas in Lagos to rent.

 

Lagos Marina Boats
Boat Rwesting near Lagos

Bеасhеѕ in Lаgоѕ:

 

Mеiа Prаiа Beach

 

Thе Meia Praia iѕ thе largest bеасh within thе viсinitу оf Lаgоѕ, and iѕ probably thе beach where mоѕt tourists ѕреnd thе majority оf thеir timе. Meia Praia is impressive and mаѕѕivе.  The bеасh extends fоr almost 5km аnd clean clear wаtеrѕ with lapping waves suitable fоr beginners surfing оr bоdу bоаrding.

Frоm сеntrаl Lаgоѕ it is juѕt a short wаlk асrоѕѕ the hаrbоur pedestrian bridge аnd past the train ѕtаtiоn to thе wеѕtеrn еdgе of Mеiа Prаiа. This beach dоеѕ get сrоwdеd in thе ѕummеr but walking еаѕtwаrdѕ provides muсh quieter sections. There аrе multiple cafes, ѕnасk bars, and ѕmаll rеѕtаurаntѕ аlоng the bеасh, аll idеаl fоr lunсh or refreshments. There are many carparks from where you can enter and exit the beach. Thе Meia Praia is ѕuitаblе for fаmiliеѕ аnd is the bеѕt аll round bеасh оf thе region. A lot of Lagos apartments and hotels located nearby.  Including Yellow Lagos and Hotel Vile Gale.  There are many villas to rent in Lagos and some excellent examples located near Meia Praia. There are also many beautiful apartments in Lagos Marina which is a short walk from Meia Praia.

Parish Church Santa Maria Lagos
Parish Church Santa Maria Lagos

Camilo Beach

Camilo bеасh is a bеасh with access mаdе by a hugе wооdеn ѕtаirсаѕе. At thе tор of thе cliff, thеrе iѕ a famous restaurant with the ѕаmе nаmе as thе bеасh: “Camilo’s restaurant”.

Thе restaurant iѕ ԛuitе рорulаr аmоng locals аnd tourists ѕеrvеѕ mаnу frеѕh lосаl Portuguese diѕhеѕ. Frоm thе restaurant уоu hаvе a grеаt раnоrаmiс viеw of the ocean and right back to Meia Praia. Othеr then that, there аrе fеw fасilitiеѕ nеаr thе bеасh. It is recommended to bring your оwn fооd and drinkѕ. Furthеrmоrе, the bеасh iѕ nоt ассеѕѕiblе by whееlсhаir.  It’s a very peaceful location.

How tо gеt thеrе: Praia dо Cаmilо iѕ аrоund a 25 minutе walk frоm thе сеntrе оf Lаgоѕ. It iѕ lосаtеd nеаr thе Pоntе dа Piеdаdе. Yоu саn еntеr thе fоllоwing аddrеѕѕ in уоur GPS tо gеt thеrе: Praia do Camilo, 8600 Lаgоѕ, Portugal.

 

Prаiа dе Dona Ana Bеасh:

 

Dona Ana is world famous.  It is rated as one of the best beaches in Europe. This beach iѕ lосаtеd 20 minutes walk away from thе сеntеr of Lаgоѕ and hеnсе iѕ a good рlасе to ѕее vessels еntеring and lеаving thе роrt.

It’ѕ a ԛuiet place fоr rеlаxаtiоn аnd a ѕаfеr оnе fоr swimming. It’ѕ muѕt viѕit place fоr hаving fun as well аѕ rеlаxаtiоn.  The is a beautiful restaurant located on the cliff face well worth a visit.

Directions to Dоnа Anа beach: Tо walk frоm Lаgоѕ tоwn сеntrе, fоllоw the rоаd раѕt thе cultural center (“Ruа Lаnçаrоtе dе Frеitаѕ”) tо the arch in the tоwn wаllѕ. At the roundabout turn lеft, wаlking past Cаmрѕitе “Trindade” аnd the rоаd tо Dona Anа bеасh iѕ оn thе left. It is less thаn 1km from thе аrсh tо Dоnа Anа.

 

Pоntа dа Piеdаdе Beach

 

This bеасh or to be correct cliff top stretch is 4 km еаѕt of Lagos. The аrеа is ѕurrоundеd bу grееn lаndѕсаре thаt iѕ hоmе to mаnу plant аnd animal ѕресiеѕ. It iѕ located nearbу top class hоtеlѕ Boutique Hotel Vivenda Miranda, Cascade Wellness & Lifestyle Resort.  You ll also find exquisite mouthwatering Lagos villas in this area.

Pеорlе gаthеr on the cliffs tо watch the sun ѕеt behind Sаgrеѕ – it rеаllу iѕ a ѕight, not tо miѕѕ.  You can sit and watch the many boats from Lagos bringing people to explore thе аmаzing caves and grottos undеrnеаth thе сliffѕ. f thе many boat triрѕ.

To gеt tо the Pоntа dа Piеdаdе in Lаgоѕ juѕt fоllоw the rоаd past Dona Ana beach аnd Cаmilо bеасh right tо thе end – there iѕ a car раrk, restaurant аnd two tоuriѕtу shops.

 

Villаѕ in Lаgоѕ is lосаtеd in оnе of thе hоttеѕt ѕроtѕ. If you wаnt tо rеnt оnе of thеѕе trаditiоnаl and сhаrming рrореrtiеѕ, thеn all уоu need tо do is tо lооk аt  www.goholidaylets.com fоr further information.

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3 excellent restaurants in the magnificent resort of Tavira

3 excellent restaurants in the magnificent resort of Tavira
Gold in Eastern Algarve
Tavira golf

This is a beautiful location where locals and visitors from all parts mix in perfect harmony.  Life here as in many parts of Portugal is enjoyed at a gentle pace.    Which gives one time to enjoy the finer things like a Galoa in the shade with friends or a brisk walk on the beach.   It has 22 church and not quite as many restaurants but are just as impressive.  If you decide on Tavira as a holiday base here are a few suggested restaurants.  Check out the catholic churches in the Algarve here.

Pausa   Restaurant Tavira

Pausa seems a refreshing little restaurant situated on Rua. Dr. Marcelino Franco 32, 8800-669 Tavira.  The street itself appear to be known for a few historic buildings.  The Antonio Pinheiro Theatre has been located here as has the church of Our Lady of the Waves.  Pausa  is renowned for its tapes and excellent dry white wine.

As is normal and in order to provide you with beneficial information we have researched a number of reviews.   As well as direct promotional information about the restaurant.

First thing you notice is restaurants closes during Christmas period and opens again on the 28th January.  Its takes first place on TripAdvisor reviews for Tavira.

Unfortunately, there first two reviews in 2017 are less than complimentary.   But  the majority of previous reviews are positive.   Maybe starting new season, they weren’t quite up to speed on what is required standard of service.

A section of reviews read as follows:

  1. Tapes are good here having eaten here over a period of time.
  2. Seared tuna, excellent.
  3. Booking necessary.
  4. Went for spinach salad, spicy potatoes, goats cheese bruschetta.
  5. Fabulous wine —- dry white.
  6. Great value octopus.

Generally speaking having booked online one of our apartments in Tavira the Pausa would be well worth a visit to sample a tapes at an affordable price. Or go for one the villas in Tavira like  Almargem and enjoy the luxurious surroundings.    http://www.goholidaylets.com/Portugal/2068

Aquasal is located ra Doutor Augusto da Silva Carvalho Tavira

https://goo.gl/maps/wryNFBrHQGw

Very popular restaurant in the resort of Tavira  Its run by a Dutch partnership.  The empasies is on sustainability a lot of produce purchased from local sources,

Menu is described as tasty and specialising on international dishes.   Our research would tell us that pizza seems to be their focus.  Located on a narrow street in the centre of town.

We have looked at a number of reviews and the majority are positive.

Google reviews 32

Aron:

Keep going back again and again

Miquel

Its in an narrow street so don’t expect a view

Stephen

“Enjoyed nice dry tinto full bodied wine”

Most reviews on Google gave them 4 to 5 stars

Looking a Trapadvisor

Its in #2 position out of 202

541 reviews.

Most recent comments February 2017.

Lovely Place: Great food for a great price

Another Brill Restaurant: Lovely staff great Dutch Hostess.

With superb pizzas

One did say he found the menu limited would like to have given it 3.5.

Another one of you best nights out in Tavira

Over all comments were very positive Aquasal should be on you short list while staying in a local Tavira villas or Tavira apartments.

 

Castelo Café Restaurante

Castel Cafe e restaurante
Junior castelo-cafe-e-restaurante-tavira

Rua. da Liberdade 76, 8800-399 Tavira, Portugal

Phone: +351 915 087 614

The Castelo Café appears to be a most visit location.  Junior Vitoria is the General Manager Head Chef.   This restaurant seems to revolve around his personality and substantial cooking ability.   The Black Angus steak seem to be the house favourite.

Have researched several reviews on Facebook, Tripadvisor and Google practically all are positive reviews.

Meat eater’s heaven according to one.

Booking essential even in winter.   It only has about 16 covers and inside is very small.   If Junior is on holiday some people don’t bother eating here.

Our suggestion is to book a table as soon as you arrive.

Remember your only 18 miles from the Spanish border.   Wouldnt be unknown to booked a villas in Spain near the border and join Junior and his team in Tavira some night for a wonderful meal.   Book a villa in Tavira or any villas in Portugal on www.goholidaylets.com today.

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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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St Paddys day in Lagos Portugal

St Paddys day in Lagos Portugal

You might be living there or visiting friends or spending a few days in the excellent apartment rental Lagos or villa rentals Lagos. Its really doesnt matter as St Patrick’s Day in the Algarve is a little bit like Ireland a bit of craic with friends and of course a few drinks and the odd bit of traditions music.   It’s quite interesting because all nationalities join in the celebrations.  As with all our blogs we want them to be useful and help you search for those ideal holiday villas.   We achieve from time to time by inserting  keywords that can be used to search for various items on the internet. This is a brief look at Paddys Day in Lagos.   But places like Alvor with beautiful Alvor apartments should be kept in mind. Algarve villas or apartments Algarve  is always a good search and then break down search to places Villas in Albufeira.   Ok onto to the pub crawl in Lagos.

Lets kick off the list of events with  at the Marina Bar, Marina de Lagos Lote 30, 8600-780 Lagos
Phone:282 789 701

The Marina Bar Lagos
The Marina Bar Lagos

Live music from 2pm to 6pm

Guinness  at €3 .00 a pint all day

Special of the Day will be Irish Stew.

Derry from Tralee and his beautiful wife Ana will be there to look after you.

Fancy a wee bit of Craic?

Next alone the Marina near the Marina Holiday apartments is The Quays restaurant on Paddies Night for €15 they are offering a 2 course meal plus live music.

Call  282761128

e-mail  geral@quaylagos.pt  Facebook: quaylagosmarina

Then its the turn of the Lighthouse Bar.   Pete the new owner tell us that on St Patrick’s Day
from 4pm they will have live music Ephy Clarke.  They are also serving Bacon and Cabbage and there is a suggestion of Colcannon being served

The Lighthouse Bar Lagos
The Lighthouse Bar Lagos

The Lighthouse,
Marina de Lagos
8600-780 Lagos Tel.: 282762115 / 968073449

E-mail: thelighthouselagos@gmail.com

 

On St Patrick’s  Day in Lagos McCabe’s Bar is worth a visit. Derek and Ursula will give you a warm welcome it is a lovely place with a warm and friendly atmosphere.

There will be music and singing and possibly some dancing as well as eating and drinking (of course!) Come and join in the fun.
Address: R. Dom Vasco da Gama 63, Lagos
Phone:915 280 215

Fools and Horses Lagos
Fools and Horses Lagos

Fools and Horse would also be worth a visit.  Its at  R. António Barbosa Viana, Lagos
Phone:282 762 970  All of these venues can be searched on Google Maps.   They are all near you apartment rentals in Lagos  or a taxi fare away from your villa rental Lagos.

Enjoy your time in Lagos

Remember very little can beat a holiday villas rental in the Algarve with private pool.

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Portuguese Algarve as a Wedding Venue

Portuguese Algarve as a Wedding Venue

GETTING MARRIED THE ALGARVE WEDDINGS WAY!!!

Wedding Algarve
Wedding Algarve

The Algarve has become a very popular wedding venue over with last few years.  The fantastic climate together with stunning scenery has made  it the location of choice for many couples.
A trend has developed over the year for couples  to choose “foreign” locations to celebrate their nuptials. Accommodation has played a huge role in this trend, family groups can book apartment rentals in Algarve other keywords to share with friends would be apartments Algarve or Algarve villas or break it down using location names like Alvor apartments most  places are relatively cheaply.   Hotels in the low season also give great value.

S. Maria s church Lagos
S. Maria s church Lagos

In this article we review the Algarve as a wedding Destination.  We try and show you whats available.  In the Algarve you will find a host of wedding planners.  We can recommend Claudia Da Mota o of Algarve Dream Weddings.  At very reasonable rates Claudia and her team can organise all aspects of your weddings.  If you live outside of Portugal it can be a little difficult planning  and organising the wedding yourself. The wedding planner will introduce and organise your venues, and all your wedding services. At websites like www.goholidaylets.com you can book exclusive villas rental Lagos and apartments Vilamoura for the guests or what ever location you decide to chose.services. For those seeking a luxurious villas in Portugal which are modern and fresh, there is variety to choose from, some with gardens, and others with amazing views of the sea.   Some opt for DIY  wedding  organise it yourself  not easy but can be done.   Even down to booking a church need help give Catherine a call at GoholidayLets  00441211349153.

Cuisine:

Wedding Table laid out
Wedding Table laid out

Food to serve to you guests, there are  numerous varieties of food to choose from in Portugal, all sorts of international and traditional.  It can be served in the beautiful grounds of Boutique Hotels like Vivenda Miranda  in Lagos or maybe  on a beautiful   beach front restaurant.  Which ever place yourselves and your guests will have a memorable time.
There are great bars in the Algarve to host your guests in evening parties, with clubs and discos where you can dance to great music till dawn while enjoying great red wines of Algarve.

ACTIVITIES:
From boat trips to adrenalin sports, like kayaking, zip wire, spear fish, of course golf, or just relax by the pool or on the beach, or the ladies might like the many spa s located in the Algarve there is always something to do.
Before or after  the wedding day you will find restaurant or outdoor bbq areas that will book large groups. You can choose to have some activities like boat trips that guest can join in the fun together. There are other fun filled activities you can have that involve kids too if they have travelled to the wedding.   Create great memories at your wedding with fun filled adventure.

Now for the practical stuff !!   You will have to do some research if you wish to plan a wedding in the Algarve or any place else.  The use of well chosen good keywords will save your time,  wedding planners Algarve, wedding venues algarve, and so on.  For accommodation it will depend on the location you choose.  Our advice is locate as many of the wedding party as possible in the same location.  Makes for a great atmosphere and memories and friendships will be made for life. Use location specific keywords, hotel accommodation Vilamoura, villa Vilamoura, apartment Lagos, villa Alvor, hotels Albufeira, self-catering apartment Algarve,  villa Lagos, Villas Albufeira,.

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Dine in Style on the Western Algarve ..LAGOS RESTAURANTS

Dine in Style on the Western Algarve ..LAGOS RESTAURANTS

Welcome to our blog, we would like to introduce a number of Lagos dining experiences. The restaurant experience of any holiday  is a huge benefit when you go self-catering. If you book a apartment Lagos or villa Lagos you basically have dining choices.   Dining out is certainly a memorable experience.   Not alone does most of the restaurants have great atmosphere, the whole area particularly at  night becomes tranquil and relaxing.  Add in a warm breeze good company, friendly people, quality food and value for your money you that have the perfect dining occasion.  Lagos has a wide choice of  cuisine all the various cultural and ethnic influences are on show.    You can choose  from traditional Portuguese, tapas, specialist meats , fish in abundance,  Mexican, Thai, Indian, the fish  find  will always be fresh fish.   All will be found readily available in Lagos restaurants. Lets review some of the restaurants where you can have great taste, good portions on a medium cost budget and in a friendly and social atmosphere.

THE GARDEN:

The Garden Lagos
The Garden Lagos

As the name suggest the restaurant is located in a relaxing atmosphere in the middle of town. You can have your meals sited in the palms and lemon trees fitted with comfortable furniture and enjoy food and drinks.  The most attracting feature about this restaurant is that while enjoying the garden atmosphere you can see the chefs preparing the meals on the huge outdoor grills.

The bar area is separated from the dining area making is suitable for customers to enjoy ongoing activities on the big TVs without interfering the comfort of diners. This is a must visit when on holiday in Lagos.

ROCKEFELLAS:

Rockafellas Lagos
Rockafellas Lagos

Rockefellas is an American styled diner in Lagos.  If you are a foodie this is the ultimate place to be, this is because their menus contain everything from Monster burgers, Ribs, wings, subs, salads, sea foods and Mac n cheese giving you a wide choice of variety to choose from.

HANSEL & GRETEL:

Hansel & Gretel
Hansel & Gretel

If you love trying something different from the usual norm then Hansel & Gretel is the place to be. The food is exceptional with attention to detail and mouth watering ingredients. The staff are fun to be around with, and you are assured of excellent service.  The restaurant is a magnificent place for a trip out of town with many beautiful woodland walks all around.

PASHMINA:

Pashmina Lagos
Pashmina Lagos

Pashmina is an Indian restaurant, it is nicely presented and the service there is excellent. The waiters ensure comfort without flocking all over you. The food is delicious with close attention to flavours rather than just spicy food.  Great to have Pashmina around Lagos.

Patio do Convento
Patio do Convento

There are other great restaurants to you can dine at, but the ones mentioned are worth a trial for their excellent delicacies, still you can have take outs and enjoy the meals in your self – catering apartment Lagos.

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Travel Advice: Pool safety while on holidays

Travel Advice: Pool safety while on holidays

Welcome to www.goholidaylets.com, we are a holiday rental platform  and we continuously write about items of interest in relation to holiday rentals and the general holiday market.  You might be thinking of making  booking or have made a booking using such keywords as  villa rentals Albufeira, or villa rental Vilamoura or whatever area or location you decide to visit the question safety awareness remains the same.

Swimming Pool Safety
Swimming Pool Safety

Today’s article is specifically in relation to awareness of pool safety when on that dream holiday. The Royal Society of Prevention of Accidents reports that must pool related accident occur at the beginning of a holiday when adults are tired after journey and children wonder off to explore area.  Or at the end of the holiday when everyone is relaxed and preparing to go home

 

Many families visit indoor and outdoor public pools and spas during the summer swimming holidays and indeed all year-round in places. Public and private pool owners and operators are obliged to follow local and European regulations to ensure the safety of their facilities.

To ensure that the public or private pools are safe and using appropriate procedures to ensure the safety of your family or friends you should ask questions. This could avoid accidents from happening to you or others.

Child Proof Pool
Child Proof Pool

At www.goholidaylets.com  our aim is to ensure you have wonderful holiday with family or friends. Most parents and family members  are pool  aware.   We always encourage our guests to you ask owners questions before you book your holiday.  This should also include the safety of the pool area.   For instance has it secure access.

Guidance and Advice

      1. In the case of adults avoid swimming after consumption of alcohol.  Many pool related                            accidents can be associated we excessive alcohol or drug consumption.

  1. Ensure beverages in glass containers are not used at poolside. i.e  bottles & glasses.
  2. In the case of parents ensure that young children are accompanied and supervised while in the pool area.
  3. Children that are not competent swimmers should be wearing a buoyancy aid in and out of water when in the pool area.
  4. If a pool attendant is present ensure his directions are adhered to at all times.
  5. Do not save someone drowning if you do not know how to swim else it will be double tragedy leave that to the experts.
  6. Ensure the pool area has controlled access.

While on a villa rental holiday quite often you will have a private pool. The same rules apply as if it was a public or shared pool. Statistics show villa poll accidents occur in early morning when parents are asleep or late evening when children wander off alone exploring their surroundings.

A day with family in the sun at the side of a swimming pool should be an enjoyable experience with a little awareness, and caution great times and memories can be created.  So if you have booked a villa in Albufeira or apartment in Lagos at one of our wonderful pool complexes have a wonderful safe holiday.

Always know its better to be safe than sorry.

Covered Pool
Covered Pool

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Amazing Cakes (Bolos) of Portugal

Amazing Cakes (Bolos) of Portugal

MACARONS RECIPE

Magical Macaroons
                                    Magical Macaroons

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This article is looking at the wonderful bolos (cakes) you ll find in Portugal. It is a macaroons recipe. We know while stay at a villa rental Lagos or apartment Albufeira you won’t be baking macaroons or anything else. But during the long winter months you might like to baking a macaroons which will bring memories of your wonderful holiday in Algarve flooding back. More fun if the kids are involved to help in making let them share in the holiday memories as well.
Here is a recipe on how to go about it.

Chocolate macaroons
                                      Chocolate macaroons

KEY INGREDIENTS
– 225g sugar powder
-125 g almond flour
– 110 g egg whites
– 30 g granulated sugar
– 1 pinch salt
– 230 g chopped dark chocolate-bitter
– 250 g cream
– 60 g butter
METHOD:
1. Mix the flour with Almond powder sugar.
2. In a large dry container, beat the eggs whites and add a pinch of salt, whisk till they form a foam then add granulated sugar. Continue whisking till the egg white is stiff and shiny.
3. Add the flour and sugar to the beaten egg whites, bit by bit and stir with a spatula, even if you find the egg white in a liquid form at the bottom continue mixing till you reach a creamy look that is smooth.
4. Pour in the mixture in a baking tray and allow to air dry for approximately 1 or 2 hours allowing it to form the skin of macaroons.
5. In an heated oven (160ºC) cook for 10 to 11 minutes. Use a wooden spoon to keep the oven door slightly open and to rotate the tray about 5 minutes after placing it in the oven.
6. Remove the macaroons of the oven and transfer them to a sheet of paper. When cold, with a metal spatula or paring knife, pass underneath each macaroon to remove the paper.
7. Remove them from the oven and make sure they do not stick together by allowing them to cool a little bit.
8. Put the cream in a container and ensure that the mixture boils, remove from the heat and stir with some chocolate, stir gently without creating any bubbles till the chocolate is completely melted, then leave it cool in the fridge for an hour or two.

Bolos
                                        Bolos

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