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Emergency Services in Algarve

The Algarve has all the modern medical and emergency facilities you would expect, in case of emergency use the national emergency number, if not, then go to local Health Care Center. Emergency / S.O.S In the event of an emergency, dial 112, the national emergency service, free of charge, as[…]

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Accommodation in Algarve

Being tourism the largest industry of the Algarve, its easy to find somewhere to stay for your dream holiday. There is a wide variety of excellent accommodations, apartments, villas for rent, campsites and inns, all around the region. The tourist accommodation is classified as follows: Hotels: offering a diversified supply[…]

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Services Times

These are the normal times schedules for several services in the Algarve and Portugal: Banks Monday to Friday: 08:30 – 15:00 Closed on Saturdays and official holidays. Post Offices / CTT Monday to Friday: 09:00 – 18:00 Central post offices and those at airports are open on Saturdays. Chemists /[…]

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Algarve Climate

All year round, the Algarve enjoys some of the best climate in Europe. With only a short period of rainfall (it rains occasionally between November and March) and long periods of sunshine, meaning that the Algarve region has excellent weather for enjoying a nice holiday. During the summer months, temperatures[…]

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