Algarve has a number of noteworthy places to see such as the Arco da Vila, Faro Cathedral and the Hermitage of Nossa Senhora de Guia in Albufeira. Admire some of the sacred places such as Carmo Church. Relax in the calm atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the role religion in Faro.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, you’ll love the boutiques, stores and stalls of Forum Algarve.
Those with a love of soccer will feel right at home at iconic Algarve Stadium, home of the Sporting Clube Farense and the popular Louletano Desportos Clube. When the full-time siren sounds, follow the throngs of local fans to a nearby pub or bar to either celebrate, or commiserate, depending on the score.
When it’s time to rest your weary head after a day spent exploring the many charms of Faro, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Make reservations for the Hotel Eva, the Hotel Faro, or the Ibis Faro.