Ilha da Armona
Island of the Ria Formosa opposite Olhao
Ilha da Armona opposite Olhão is part of the island chain of the Ria Formosa that extends from Faro to Cacela Velha east of Tavira, protecting the unique lagoon sy...
Moncarapacho: Cerro São Miguel
Highest elevation in the Serra de Monte Figo in the Eastern Algarve
Eye-catching cone-shaped mountain offering impressive views from the eastern coast and the Spanish border to almost Albufeira in the west. The Cerro São Miguel ...
Olhao: CEAM of the Ria Formosa
Centre of Maritime Environmental Education of the Natural Park of the Ria Formosa
This lagoon landscape stretches along the Eastern Algarve coast from Faro to the village of Cacela Velha near Tavira. Created in 1755 by the last great oceanic earthquake...
Olhão: Porto de Pesca
Fishing harbour of Olhão
When the canned fish was superseded by the deep frozen fisfh end of the last Century, the harbour lost its importance as centre of the canning industry n the Algarve. ...