Water and Waste in Luz

Water (Água in Portuguese) It has good quality and drinkable in the majority of places, bottled water is available everywhere. If you are ordering on a restaurant or shopping for […]

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Roman Ruins in Luz

There is also a Roman archaeological site that was classified as IIP in June 1992, Luz was a sort of country farm for some roman settlers, so there are several […]

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Luz Fort

Located at the west point of Luz bay is a 16th century fort. Originally built to defend against pirates and give some warning and protection to the near by city […]

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Luz Church

The church of Nossa Senhora da Luz (Our Lady of the Light) from which the village takes its name. The original church was badly damaged in the 1755 Lisbon earthquake. […]

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Rocha Negra

Rocha Negra (Black Rock) is a cliff on the east-side of the village, created from volcanic action millions of years ago that created that black granite that kinda carves trough […]

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Buses in Luz

Probably the cheapest and easiest way of traveling in through the Algarve is by bus. In Luz we have 2 bus lines, one that goes to Sagres (passing through every […]

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