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The gardens next to the harbour, Jardim Manuel Bivar, are a good starting point. At the upper-end, the city’s main shopping area begins – a little network of pedestrian streets with all kind of shops, cafés and restaurants. North from here, you come to some of Faro’s famous churches – for example, Igreja do Carmo – or going north-west via the Largo 25 de Abril roundabout, you arrive at the fresh produce market.
Museu Municipal

Museu Municipal is also called Museu Arqueológico as it contains mainly archaeological finds. Located in the former Nossa Senhora da Assunção monastery inside the ring-wall, the gardens date from 1540 with beautiful, two-storey cloisters, form the heart of the museum. Among the most remarkable items is a Roman floor mosaic from the 4th-century with the head of the God Neptune in special detail.

​Address: Praça Dom Afonso III, Faro​Phone: +351 289 870 827​Website: www.imc-ip.pt
Faro Cathedral

From outside, Faro’s cathedral is low and squat, a mixture of Renaissance and Baroque as a result of protracted renovations and additions following the devastation of war and natural catastrophes. The interior is equally mixed but with interesting features, including a large organ from the 18th-century with Chinoiserie decoration.

​Address: Largo da Sé, Faro
Igreja do Carmo

Of Faro’s churches, this one is the most popular, but not so much for its fantastically over-elaborate, gold-leaf laden, Baroque interior as for its Capela dos Ossos - a “bone chapel”. This was added in 1816, and is entirely decorated with the skeletons of monks.

​Address: Largo do Carmo, Faro​Phone: +351 289 824 490
Parque Natural da Ria Formosa

The Ria Formosa wetlands area was declared a protected natural area in 1987 because its unique conditions as a breeding place for wetland birds being threatened by the expansion of tourism. This way, the entire coast from Faro to Cacela Velha was able to avoid exploitation. A boat trip to one of Faro’s islands is one way to visit Ria Formosa.

​Address: Largo do Carmo Apartado 129, Faro​Phone: +351 918 720 002​Website: www.formosamar.com
The Palace and Gardens and Roman Remains of Milreu

The Palácio de Estoi, unique in the Algarve, is situated in the town of Estoi, just north of Faro. It is a private palace built in Rococo style during the second half of the 19th-century. This miniature version of the King’s palace in Queluz, outside Lisbon, is surrounded by very beautiful gardens that are open to the public. In Milreu – just outside Estoi – are the Algarve’s chief Roman remains.

​Address: Rua do Jardim, Estoi
Diving

There are many reasons to visit Faro but one main reason is of course the diving scene. Whether it is your first time diving or you have been doing it for years the diving school Hidroespaço will suit your needs. They are the only licensed diving centre for diving in the sea horses.

​Address: Rua dos Malmequeres, Urbanizaºão das Gambelas, Loja, Faro​Phone: +351 919 495 782​Website: www.hidroespaco.com
Capela de Ossos

The Chapel of Bones is a small chapel but never the less gives a lasting impression. The inside of the chapel is all made out of human bones. It might not be for everyone but if you dare to visit it you will most likely be fascinated.

​Address: Largo do Carmo, Faro
Deserta Island

Here you have the opportunity to spend your day on a deserted island and enjoy the white sand and crystal blue water. Arrive either by boat or water taxi and do not forget to bring water since it is very hot under the sun. As there is only one restaurant on the island a good idea is to bring a snack.

​Address: Rua da Misericórdia, 27 R/C Esquerdo, Faro​Phone: +351 917 811 856​Website: www.ilha-deserta.com
Estádio Algarve

The stadium was built for the European football championship 2004, but this does not mean that the sight is only for football fanatics. Here you can see different sport events so make sure to check if there is anything of interest when you visit.

​Address: Estádio Algarve/Parque das Cidades, Almancil​Phone: +351 28989 3200​Website: www.stadiumguide.com/algarve / www.parquecidades-eim.pt
Algarve by Segway

Where is a better place to experience Segway than in the beautiful Algarve? This is a good and fun way to discover the region without breaking a sweat.

​Address: Jardim Manuel Bívar, Faro​Phone: +351 962 006 153 / +351 917 875 673​Website: www.algarvebysegway.com
Quad Tours

If you are the mood for a bit of adventure, adrenaline rush and a change of scenery then this is the perfect activity for you. Before you head out you will get an introduction to the quad bikes. The terrain goes up and down and is all adjustable to the speed you like.

​Address: Sitio Goldra de Cima, Santa Barbara de Nexe, Faro​Phone: +351 289 998 487​Website: www.roosterquadtours.com​More info: Located 20 mins from Quinta do Lago and Vale de Lobo
Boat Trips in the Algarve

Cruise the Ria Formosa waterways in the lovely tranquil blue boats. You have the option to stop on one of the beautiful beaches and have a picnic lunch, this is also a great opportunity for bird watching.

​Address: Ria Formosa​Website: www.formosamar.com
Sailing

If the small fishing boat are not for you maybe you would prefer the bigger sailing boats. There are several companies offering day tours and they even provide the possibility to attend a sailing school if you wish to be more active.

​Address: Edifício Ginásio Clube Naval, Faro​Phone: +351 289 817 466 ​Website: http://en.lands.pt​More info: Doca de Recreio de Faro
Kayak

For many visiting Faro this is one of the highlights. Experience the beautiful flamingos and the stunning view over the Atlantic Ocean all from your own kayak.

​Address: Largo do Carmo Apartado 129, Faro​Phone: +351 918 720 002​Website: www.formosamar.com
Parque Aventura - Albufeira

Push your limits at this adventure park, located ten minutes walking from Oura Beach. Transfer yourself from tree to tree with zip lines and rope bridges and choose from different levels of heights and difficulty. This is fun for all ages.

​Address: Estrada de Santa Eulalia, Albufeira​Phone: +35 191 318 5782​Website: www.lusoaventura.com
Ponta da Piedade

About one hour drive from Faro you find Ponta da Piedade with its unique rock formations and grottos. The water here is crystal clear and makes this a beautiful place and perfect to watch the sunset from. There are boat tours for those who wish to see the caves and cliffs from the water.

​Address: Lagos
Praia Da Rocha

The beach of Praia Da Rocha provides its guests sun beds, a range of activities, small shops, cafés and restaurants. The sandy beach is clean and tidy and this is a perfect place for a lovely day out in the sun.

​Address: Praia Da Rocha
Golf

Golf is a popular sport in the area of Algarve and the beautiful surroundings is a perfect backdrop for a memorable round of golf. With an impressing number, of almost 40 different golf courses there is something for every player.

Parque Zoológico de Lagos

This zoo with monkeys and birds is fun for the whole family, and especially those with small children. There is even an area where you actually can meet some of the animals and pet them. At the snack bar you can enjoy a light lunch or a refreshing drink.

​Address: Quinta Figueiras, Sítio do Medronhal, Barão de São João​Phone: +351 282 680 100​Website: www.zoolagos.com
Vilamoura Marina

Come here for a stroll among the luxurious yachts and when you are tired, sit down at one of all cafés or restaurants and enjoy the view together with your meal or drink. The town of Vilamoura lies 30 minutes' drive from Faro.

​Address: Vilamoura
In Faro, you must eat fish and shellfish. All the oyster and clam breeding of Ria Formosa makes molluscs a good choice. Meat can also be good, but in particular, chicken, lamb and black pig, porco preto.
Monte do Casal

Monte do Casal is an ambitious and highly rated restaurant in the boutique hotel of the same name, a short car trip north of Faro (just after Estoi). The Englishman Bill Hawkins has converted a series of old farm buildings into a moderately luxurious, moderately neat and moderately cosy hotel in the countryside. He has put much of his energy and enthusiasm into the restaurant, boasting an international menu with clearly gourmet aspirations without forgetting the gourmand.

​Address: Cerro do Lobo, Estoi​Phone: +351 289 991 503
Dois Irmãos

Dois Irmãos has a fine, tiled surrounding and a long history as one of Faro’s best and most popular fish restaurants. As always, there are also other alternatives on the menu.

​Address: Praça Ferreira de Almeida 13-14, Faro​Phone: +351 289 823 337​Website: www.restaurantedoisirmaos.com
Taska

Taska has a high proportion of local guests and a simple pub environment. The food is traditional Portuguese, with the emphasis on seafood. Try the classic carne de porco com ameijoas, pork with cockles, or something more unusual like eel or whitebait.

​Address: Rua do Alportel 38, Faro​Phone: +351 289 824 739
Adega Nova

Adega Nova is a family friendly restaurant with amazing Portuguese food, friendly staff and a menu in multiple languages. It is a popular restaurant among tourists and the portions are generous and price worthy.

​Address: Rua Francisco Barreto, 24, Faro​Phone: +351 289 813 433​Website: www.restauranteadeganova.com
O Farol Cervejaria

This restaurant serves mainly Portuguese cuisine and is popular among locals. Quality and passion for food is what drives O Farol Cervejaria.

​Address: Largo Dr Francisco Sá Carneiro, Faro​Phone: +351 289 813 394
Gengibre e Canela

If you are a vegetarian it can be a struggle to find a restaurant that has a menu with a good range of vegetarian alternatives. Gengibre e Canela is not one of those places as they specialises in vegetarian cuisine.

​Address: Travessa da Mota, 10, Faro​Phone: +351 289 88 24 24​Website: www.gengibrecanela.blogspot.se
Centenario

At Centenario you can find a menu which mixes seafood and meat. They have live performances, the staff is friendly and prices reasonable.

​Address: Largo Terreiro Bispo, 4, Faro​Phone: +351 289 823 343​Website: www.restaurantecentenariofaro.com
Sushi Ya

This is a small and simple sushi place. It is not easy to find a sushi restaurant in town but this is one of the best places and the quality of the fish is excellent.

​Address: Rua Cruz das Mestras 36, Faro​Phone: +351 289 821 196
Faro e Benfica Restaurante

If you would like to go out for a romantic dinner then this is a good option. It is located by the marina and offer beautiful views for its guests. The seafood here is excellent.

​Address: Docas de Faro, Faro​Phone: +351 289 821 422
Ria Formosa

This restaurant is located on the rooftop of the Hotel Faro. It has an amazing view over the old town. Chef Alberto Carvalho serves lovely, fresh food using ingredients from the sea.

​Address: Praça D. Francisco Gomes, 2, Faro​Phone: +351 289 830 830​Website: www.hotelfaro.pt
Bella Italia

Pizza might not be everyone’s first choice of food when visiting Portugal but sometimes it can be appreciated with a break from the seafood. Bella Italia, located in Algarve, serves great tasting pizza.

​Address: Rua Dr. Francisco Gomes, 10, Faro​Phone: +351 289 826 701​Website: www.bellaitalia.pt
Casa Velha

This lovely restaurant is located by a beautiful lake and has a stunning décor. The couple Guichaoua has developed a wonderful menu based on French flavours and the extensive wine list matches the menu perfectly.

​Address: Quinta do Lago Roundabout, 6, Almancil​Phone: +351 289 394 983​Website: www.restaurante-casavelha.com
Le Marquis Restaurant

This popular family run restaurant might be a bit hard to find but it is well worth searching for. Finally here you will be able to enjoy delicious cuisine and top service in a cosy and rustic atmosphere. The menu changes on a regular basis and guests tend to come back over and over again.

​Address: Sítio de Gorjões, Monte da Palhagueira, Santa Bárba de Nexe​Phone: +351 289 992 018​Website: www.restaurant-le-marquis.com
Restaurante "O Gimbras"

Even if the setting here is basic, the food and service talks for itself and makes this place memorable. The menu includes local cuisine and wines to affordable prices and do not worry if you are not familiar with the Portuguese names of the dishes, the staff here will gladly explain each dish.

​Address: Rua General Teofilo da Trindade 3, Faro​Phone: +351 289 827 089​Website: www.ogimbras.pt
Baixa Hamburgueria Faro

When you are craving for a really good hamburger this is the place to go. Baixa Hamburgueria Faro, cook everything by order and the food is fresh and yummy. If you aren't in the mood for meat but still want a burger try the popular cod and shrimp burger.

​Address: Rua Do Montepio 24, Faro​Phone: +351 960 288 435​Website: www.baixahamburgueria.com
The cafes here have personality. Depending if you are in the mood to experience the old, classic Faro or would like to go to a livelier cafe and people-watch you will find something that suits your needs.
Aliança

Every larger Portuguese town has a large, fine, old café with literary connections. Generally rectangular and with wooden panelling on the walls - like this one. The inhabitants of Faro come here to convince themselves that things have not entirely changed with the passing of time, and those from other parts to enjoy going back in time. It is an open-air café.

​Address: Rua Dr Francisco Gomes 26, Faro
Cafe do Coreto

Cafe do Coreto is a great place to go to for an afternoon snack or a light meal. They specialize in home-made pizzas, which tastes even better with the lovely view over the marina.

​Address: Jardim Manuel Bivar, Faro
O Seu Cafe

O Seu Cafe is a lovely little place to visit when you are in the mood for a light lunch or a cold beer. Of course they also serve delicious desserts and good coffee.

​Address: Largo de São Pedro, Faro​Phone: +351 289 807 152
Maktostas

When you are in need for a quick snack and a refreshing drink, make your way to Maktostas. Take a seat on their terrace, enjoy the sun and order one of their huge and delicious toasts, and you will leave this place with lots of energy.

​Address: Rua do Alportel 29, Faro​Phone: +351 918 778 982
Pastelaria Centeio

This bakery has been around since 2003 and the atmosphere here is warm, traditional and friendly. They offer sandwiches, home-made cakes, pastries and of course coffee and tea. Come here for breakfast, lunch or just a relaxing break.

​Address: Rua Mouzinho de Albuqerque 25, Faro​Phone: +351 289 813 752​Website: www.pastelariacenteio.wix.com/centeio
Faro is a student town and this guarantees an active nightlife. Most of the more serious dancing takes place at large clubs outside the city, mainly to the west towards Quinta do Lago and Vilamoura. But you can start at the bars and clubs in and around Rua do Prior.
Upa Upa

Upa Upa is a cool place which starts quite early but continues till late. Here you will find a nice mix of locals and tourists with good music and open-air café. If you are a fan of whiskey, you will love their extensive list of different brands.

​Address: Rua Conselheiro Bivar 51, Faro​Phone: +351 965 410 620​Opening hours: 9 pm - 4 am
Columbus

Columbus is a relaxed bar adjacent to the park, with tables in the colonnade facing the park and harbour. If you are in the mood for a great tasting cocktail then this is the place to go to.

​Address: Praca Dom Francisco Gomes, 13, Faro​Phone: +351 91 776 222​Website: www.barcolumbus.pt
Taberna Da Sé

Taberna Da Sé is a comfortable open-air café in the old citadel, young clientele and frequent live music. If you are looking for a relaxed evening but still want to enjoy the atmosphere in Faro this is a great place as it close around midnight.

​Address: Largo da Sé 26, Faro​Phone: +351 913 550 961
Kadoc

The largest nightclub of all – Kadoc – can accommodate more than 8,000 partygoers and this is where the really big groups play. Iron Maiden’s concert is said to have been a classic.

​Address: Cerca da Areia, Boliqueime​Phone: +351 289 360 485​Website: www.kadoc.pt
T-clube

T-clube is a favourite with the jet-set. This is a sophisticated place geared mainly to the rich, beautiful and trendy, so dress accordingly. Saturday is “full house” with guests queuing up to get onto the dance floor.

​Address: Buganvilla Plaza Shopping, Almancil​Phone: +351 289 396 751​Website: www.tclube.com
Hickey's Irish Pub

There are a few Irish bars in Avor but the family run, Hickey's Irish Pub, is one of the most popular ones. The warm and friendly atmosphere compensates for the non-live music and their rooftop terrace is popular for weddings, hen parties and other private parties. They also have big size TV's showing sports and the beer and drink list is extensive.

​Address: 7 Rua De paz, Alvor, Faro​Phone: +351 924 018 557
The Star

This bar, formerly known as The Hideaway, is located in the centre of Lagos. Choose from a wide range of drinks and if you are hungry they also serve excellent Indian food. Once in a while, they also host fun nights with quiz and karaoke.

​Address: Travessa 1 Maio no9, Lagos​Phone: +351 282 769 265​Website: www.thestarlagos.com
7 Imeio Wine Bar

In Olhão, just 15 minutes east of Faro, 7 Imeio Wine Bar is located. As the name reveals the bar has its focus on good wines, but they also make delicious cocktails. You also find an array of tapas to go with the wine or your chosen drink.

​Address: Av 5 de Outubro 38/40, Olhao​Phone: +351 919 555 570
Mourisco Cocktail Bar

If colourful, creamy, fruity cocktails your thing you should head to Mourisco Cocktail Bar in Alvor. The talented bartenders here, love to shake the right ingredients to make your favourite cocktail but be prepared that you might not remember the name of it the day after.

​Address: Rua Frederico Ramos Mendes n40, Alvor, Faro​Phone: +351 924 126 807
Liberto's Club

If you come here early, the open-air bar offers a more relaxing venue to sit and sip a cocktail to the sound of live acoustic music. Later on, the music gets louder and the stylish place turns into a popular night club with DJ's playing the latest tunes.

​Address: Rua Antero de Quental 59, Albufeira​Phone: +351 289 590 280​Website: www.libertosclub.com
Karma Bar Club

With friendly staff, affordable drinks and DJ's playing the most popular music, Karma Bar Club attracts a young and happy crowd willing to party all night long. If you are ready to join them this is the place to head in Lagos.

​Address: Rua Candido Dos Reis 92, Lagos​Phone: +351 917 180 746
Bar CheSsenta

This small bar, located on a narrow cobbled street, in Faro offer live music, happy hour and even karaoke. The atmosphere is warm and genuine, the drink list is extensive and there is something for everyone.

​Address: Rua do Prior 24, Faro​Phone: +351 931 194 314​Website: www.chessentabar.blogspot.se
O Castelo

Take a seat on the lovely terrace of O Castelo and enjoy the beautiful views of the Ria Formosa together with a glass of Sangria. They host different live performances, such as flamenco, fado and cover bands and they even have salsa classes.

​Address: Rua do Castelo, 11, Faro​Phone: +351 919 846 405
Ditadura Live Music Bar

This bar is located in the city centre of Faro and it offers live Rock music Thursdays to Saturdays every week. The atmosphere is relaxed and there is a wide selection of drinks and beer to affordable prices.

​Address: Largo da Madalena, 13, Faro​Phone: +351 918 806 551
Sports Cafe Alvor

If you consider watching sport as the best combination to your beer, Sport Cafe Alvor is the place for you. 20 screens meet every kind of sport interest and they are able to show up to five different games live at the same time. Closer to midnight the place turns into a popular club for the party seeking crowd.

​Address: Rua Doutor Frederico Ramos Mendes 49, Alvor​Phone: +351 282 459 069
MJ's Bar

At MJ's Bar in Lagos, people of different nationalities and ages mix up over drinks and music. This small place has a warm and friendly atmosphere and the cocktails here are made to perfection and are said to be delicious.

​Address: Travessa de Sra. de Graça, 2, Lagos​Phone: +351 969 923 639​Website: www.mjaysbarlagos.com
Bar Roskos

Come to Bar Roskos, to dance the night away in a fancy and trendy setting. DJ's play deep, house, funk, soul, R&B and 80's and 90's hits and in the bar, the champagne and cocktails are dominating the orders.

​Address: Rua Cândido dos Reis 79, Lagos​Phone: +351 282 763 905
The Cellar Bar 678

Right in the Old Town of Albufeira you find The Cellar Bar 678. This relaxed family run bar plays music from the 50's, 60's and 70's every night and it offers free WiFi for its guests.

​Address: Rua Alves Correia, Nº51, Albufeira​Phone: +351 962 310 549​Website: www.andypcook.wix.com/the-cellar
Bolan Bar

Bolan Bar is a small Caribbean bar with all that comes with it; reggae music a warm atmosphere and great Caipirinhas and Mojitos. It has been around for 18 years and it attracts a mixed crowd who all have in common the need of a fun night.

​Address: Rua Poeta João de Deus 2, Alvor​Phone: +351 282 459 007​Website: www.bolanbar.com
Kim's Bar Albufeira

The owners of Kim's Bar, Paul and Jo, strives to give everyone a warm welcome and to make them feel at home at this family friendly bar. They feature karaoke nights, host live music performances and shows sports.

​Address: Av. do Tenis 45, Albufeira​Phone: +351 289 051 252​Website: www.kimsbaralbufeira.wordpress.com
Faro’s main shopping area is directly adjacent to Jardim Manuel Bivar. If you take Rua Dr Francisco Gomes, at the top corner you will arrive in central Faro’s car-free shopping precinct, with clothes, shoes and other accessories, sports, furnishing and textile shops in an area which stretches for three to four blocks in all directions. The heart is Rua de Santo António, with the Gardy patisserie. In Rua Dr Francisco Gomes, there is the pleasant Café Aliança. The pedestrian area ends to the north at the Praça Ferreira de Almeida market place. This is where one of Faro’s best wine shops, Garrafeira Rui, is to be found. If you take Rua do Lethes from here, and on the right beyond the theatre by the same name, go into Rua Dr Justino Cúmano, you will eventually arrive at Faro’s large fresh produce market, Mercado Municipal.
Garrafeira Rui

One of Faro’s best wine shop, Garrafeira Rui, is to be found where the pedestrian area ends to the north at the Praça Ferreira de Almeida market place. Its fragrant range also includes local sausages, cheeses, sweets, etc.

​Address: 28 Praça Ferreira de Almeida, Faro
Mercado Municipal

This is Faro’s large fresh produce market. It is open until quite late and is a perfect place for familiarising yourself with the local fresh produce. Also open on Sundays in the summer.

​Address: Largo Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro, Faro​Phone: +351 289 897 250​Website: www.mercadomunicipaldefaro.pt
Forum Algarve

Forum Algarve is just outside the centre of Faro, on the EN125 in the direction of the airport. This is the town shopping centre, and as such it is very tasteful and pleasant, with a long inner courtyard open to the sky.

​Address: Estrada Nacional 125, km 103, Faro​Phone: +351 289 889 300​Website: www.forumalgarve.net
Algarve Shopping Centre

Just outside Albufeira you find Algarve Shopping Centre. Here is the perfect place to spend a rainy afternoon or just to stay out of the sun and heat for a while. You find several different shops, both from chains like Zara and C&A but also some small local boutiques. When you are hungry there is a food court and if you feel like catching a movie there is also a cinema.

​Address: Lanka Parque Comercial e Industrial do Algarve Lote R, Fracção 3 Tavagueira Guia, Albufeira​Phone: +351 289 105 500​Website: www.algarveshopping.pt
Intermarché

When you think of shopping, maybe grocery shopping isn't the first thing that comes to your mind. But we all know we need it and you find a good selections of brands, fresh fruits and vegetables, live seafood, newly butchered meat and local wines at the Intermarché in Carvoeiro. This international chain has several outlets across the Algarve coast.

​Address: Estr. do Poço Partido, s/nº, Carvoeiro​Phone: +351 282 380 320
Porches Pottery

Porches in Algarve has a long history of pottery and a visit here is almost a must. Local artists make each item unique and in the shop, you can revel in beautifully hand painted dishes, jars, carafes and tea-sets. This is a perfect place to find that special gift.

​Address: EN125, Porches, Lagos​Phone: +351 282 352 858​Website: www.porchespottery.com
Antonio Manuel Modas

This fashion shop has been around since 1957 and they still sell menswear of luxurious brands and latest fashion. Here you find labels like Dolce & Gabbana, Escada, Hugo Boss, Cavalli and Armani.

​Address: Rua de Santo António 46, Faro​Phone: +351 289 822 474​Website: www.antoniomanuel.pt
Lewis Andrews Lifestyle Store

With a mix of brands like Birkenstock, Maison Scotch, Alessi, Rice, Dr. Hauschka, this trendy store has a wide selection of fashion, home products, children clothes, gifts and beauty products. It is located right in the city centre of Almancil.

​Address: Avenida 5 de Outubro 284, Almancil​Phone: +351 289 391 100​Website: www.lewisandrewslifestyle.com
Cocoshells

At Cocoshells in Praia da Luz, you find jewellery and accessories made of sea shells and as the name reveals coconut shells. The owner, Nuno Tovar, started his business in June 2007 after he, for a period of time, had made and sold the pieces directly on the beach in Praia da Luz. If you have a personal design that you cannot find in the shop, don't be afraid to ask Nuno to make it for you.

​Address: Praia da Luz​Phone: +351 933 440 033
Sardinha Fresh Souvenirs from Portugal

In this souvenir shop you will not just find fridge magnets and miniatures of famous buildings. Sardinha Fresh Souvenirs from Portugal features high quality products representing the history and culture of Portugal, items from new local designers and even edible gourmet products typical for the country.

​Address: Largo D Pedro I Nº 3, Loulé
Lipiscani

This Portuguese brand offer luxurious hand bags, shawls and jewellery, designed with the inspiration of Art Nouveau / Art Deco combined with the heritage of Portugal. Gina Pires established the brand in 2010 and runs it together with her daughter, Mariana Pires, who works with the design of the products.

​Address: Rua do Comércio 78, Portimão​Phone: +351 282 416 018​Website: www.lipscani.pt
Scoon Fashion Store

In the city centre of Faro you find Scoon Fashion Store, a favourite among shoppers who love fashion and brands like Desigual, Tommy Hilfiger, Pepe Jeans and Levi´s. They offer clothes, shoes and accessories for both men and women.

​Address: Rua Vasco da Gama, Nº 2, Faro​Phone: +351 289 812 992
Jah-Shaka Surf Shop

If you like surfing and the life style that comes with it, you will love Jah-Shaka Surf Shop in Lagos. Here you find all the major surf brands such as Quicksilver, Roxy, Analog and Ripcurl and they have everything from boards and equipment to clothes and accessories.

​Address: Rua Cândido dos Reis 112, Lagos​Phone: +351 282 798 006​Website: www.jahshakasurf.com
Outdoor Markets

If you like to stroll in an outdoor market and watch the locals shop fresh fruit and fish directly from the farmers and fishers, don't worry, almost every town in Algarve has this kind of food market one or several time a week. For those who prefer to visit a flea market or an auction, the weekends is the best time to make a bargain.

​Website: www.algarvedailynews.com/features/algarve-markets
C.A.R.D.S.

This little paper shop has something for every occasion. You will find everything from birthday cards and helium balloons to decorations and napkins for holding a party. If you are handy and feel that you wish to make your own personal card, they have everything necessary for that too.

​Address: Rua Moinho do Azeite, Lote 1B Loja F, Lagos
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