Global Peace Index: Portugal ranked 3rd

The Global Peace Index (GPI) 2019, a world study on peace elaborated by the Sydney-based Institute for Economics & Peace, was announced last Tuesday (June 11th). Portugal was ranked 3rd, among 163 countries, comprising 99,7%…

10 things to do in Algarve, this August

Perhaps the highest and strongest tourism month of the year in Algarve, August shows lots of things to do, to locals, expats and tourists. Here you have a list, compiled by the Portuguese magazine Visão,…

10 best unknown beaches of Algarve

Algarve is well-known for its beaches, especially the urban ones, like Albufeira, Portimão or Quarteira. Most people enjoy combining beach with the city: the abundance of restaurants, cafes and supermarkets, shopping, nightlife, and so forth.…

Guadiana navigable up to Alentejo in 2021

Portugal will make the Guadiana river navigable all the way from its mouth, in Vila Real de Santo António (VRSA), up until Mértola, the historic town in neighbouring Alentejo. Previous works, finished in 2015, had…