Sunday, 18 August 2013

Algarve - A realistic assessment of the Real Estate and prices

An interesting 2013 article published in by John Clare about the prospects for the real estate market and price in the Algarve region of Portugal:

I agree totally with his assessment of the situation. I have been saying similar things over the past few years.

Given the existing stock of empty properties, it will take many years for prices to bounce back.

Some good eateries - Lagos, Algarve, Portugal

Barlaventoexpert recommends:

Pizzolinos -
Bom Apetite -
Churrasqueira Frangos São João -
Onda Norte -
Portal de Infante (Marina) -
Pato Cheio -

Saturday, 17 August 2013

Algarve Shopping - Cinemas reopening on 22nd August 2013

Breaking News courtesy of Algarve Regional Papers "Região Sul" and Sul informação! The Cinemas at Algarve Shopping Mall near Albufeira and Guia and due to reopen on August 22nd, 2013! More Here (in portuguese): and:

Sunday, 4 August 2013

Large Group Bus Hire - Faro Airport, Algarve

If you are heading to the Eastern Algarve also try Lepebus just over the Guadiana in Spain.
I have used them in the past and I found them to be efficient and, at the time cost effective. They are often up and down to Faro Airport.