Algarve

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  • Algarve Boat Festival
    Algarve,  Portugal

    Algarve Boat Festival, the unique concept to party in times of pandemic is ready for its third edition

    It’s already the second summer in times of pandemic and festivals and other events continue to be postponed or cancelled. Confronted with this scenario, the Algarve Boat Festival was born: one stage, multiple dance floors, at sea. It is SeaBookings, a Portuguese Start-Up dedicated to maritime tourism, with the support of the Municipality of Lagos, that hosts this innovative concept of partying for the third time. It’s a unique concept, like a Drive-in Cinema where the cars are boats and the screen, a stage-boat, creating a safe event according to the guidelines of the Directorate-General of Health of Portugal (DGS). The Algarve Boat Festival is an exclusive concept to party…

  • Algarve Boat Festival Cartaz
    Algarve,  Blog,  Portugal,  SeaBookings

    Algarve Boat Festival: Lagos is ready to dance at sea again

    On June 19th, it’s time to celebrate the second edition of the Algarve Boat Festival in Lagos, Portugal. SeaBookings, a Portuguese Start-Up dedicated to maritime tourism, with the support of the Municipality of Lagos, is getting ready to host this innovative concept of partying for the second time. “The Festival consists of various separate parties, united in one single event! And out at sea, of course!” Last year, the festival was sold out within only a few days. Portuguese and foreigners from all different age groups came together at sea, surrounding one main boat – the stage-boat. Each group with their own unique dancefloor: a boat! Groups can join with…

  • 5 best surf spots in the Algarve
    Algarve,  Portugal

    5 best surf spots in the Algarve

    The Algarve is the most southern part of Portugal. Here you will find pristine beaches all around, turquoise waters and impressive rock formations like the world-famous Benagil cave. But did you also know that it is also a popular destination for surfers? Thanks to the variety of beaches there is almost always a great spot for surfing around! We want to share with you the 5 best surf spots in the Algarve!  First of all, it just needs to be said that the Algarve is kind of divided into two parts when it comes to surfing. You have the spots up the West Coast, north of Sagres. On this coast,…

  • travel solo in the Algarve
    Algarve,  Portugal

    Best ways to travel solo in the Algarve

    The Algarve is one of the best tourist destinations in Europe for people of all kinds! Portugal, in general, is a must-visit in Europe if you’re travelling solo, and the southern region of the Algarve especially should be on the top of your bucket list of places to explore. For us, at SeaBookings the Algarve is one of the best destinations for solo travellers, and especially for those who love the sea as much as we do! Here are some of our insights and tips to travel solo in the Algarve. Safety to travel solo in the Algarve One of the main reasons why the Algarve is a great place to…

  • Visit Algarve kayak tour in Lagos
    Algarve,  Coronavirus,  Portugal,  SeaBookings

    Please visit the Algarve. Now! For you and us.

    My name’s Bo, I’m one of the cofounders of SeaBookings, and I need to share something with you: visit the Algarve. Now. I’d like to share why, for good and bad reasons. Let’s start with the bad. I went to Lagos for a few days last weekend and I had the best time ever. I usually stay at my parents’ in the countryside, so at first, I did not notice much changed now during the “new normal”. But when I drove into the city of Lagos and found the main avenue empty with no cars parked along it, I felt my heart squeeze. I literally had tears in my eyes.…

  • Algarve is the best holiday destination
    Algarve,  Blog,  Portugal

    Travel experts agree: the Algarve is the best holiday destination this summer

    A panel of travel experts at Clickstay.com has voted the Algarve as the best destination for British tourists this summer. 52% of the in-house travel pros voted in favour of the Algarve, the South of Portugal, citing successful control of Coronavirus as one of the key factors. “Local government has done fantastic work in limiting the spread of the virus and put in sensible measures to ensure people can enjoy their holiday safely”, said Tom Hughes, founder and MD at Clickstay. “Their use of technology, such as the Info Praia app where tourists can real-time information about the level of occupancy of the beach, is a great example of how the government is being…

  • Vale Do Lobo Golf SeaBookings Family-friendly Golf Courses In Portugal
    Algarve,  Blog,  Portugal

    Discover These Family-friendly Golf Courses In Portugal

    The many golf resorts across Portugal provide numerous opportunities for families to enjoy themselves not only on the golf course but with a host of activities for the entire family. Along with the first-class golf courses, there are waterparks, beaches, and kid-specific activities can be found at several resorts across the region. Additional Read: Top 10 blog posts about Portugal Below are a few of the more popular resorts along with information about their family-friendly features and activities. Amendoeira Golf Resort A favorite among many family travelers, the Amendoeira Golf Resort in the Algarve features apartments and villas available alongside 36 holes of Championship golf, with the Christy O’Connor and…

  • COVID-19 measures for the beaches in Portugal
    Algarve,  Coronavirus,  Portugal

    COVID-19 measures for the beaches in Portugal

    Portugal is ready to start receiving tourists again. A major attraction in Portugal is certainly its stunning beaches. For a safe travel experience, we’d like to share the COVID-19 measures for the beaches in Portugal. Summer is coming. It will be a special summer, as we’re all super excited to enjoy the beach after lockdown. Given the ongoing risk associated with the coronavirus, it is necessary to reinvent the way in which beaches are enjoyed, stressing the need to maintain physical distance and basic sanitary measures. However, we must not forget that it is very important to keep a day at the beach a comfortable experience.  The start of the…

  • 5 Tips For Your Holidays In Aljezur
    Algarve,  Portugal

    5 Tips For Your Holidays In Aljezur

    Aljezur is a small town with ordinary houses located on the western coast of Algarve, Portugal. If you’re planning holidays in Aljezur, read further. You will see a lot of whitewashed houses, rural architecture, windows with painted borders, and victorian era streets here. It has greenery and wildlife all around it.  Here are five tips you need to know before spending your holidays in Aljezur. 1. Beaches, Parks and Walks Aljezur is home to some beautiful beaches, parks, and nature walks. They are clean, unspoiled, and quiet, which gives you several reasons to spend your day there. Here are a few beaches and parks in Aljezur. 1.1 Beaches of Aljezur…