Algarve Tourist Traps

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Algarve Tourist Traps

  • Cafe do Coreto

    Faro Tourist Traps

    ...not a place I'll recommend. I just fancied an afternoon beer in the sun and Café do Coreto pretty much on the harbour wall facing the marina seemed like an ideal spot. There were plenty of tables free at the front and so I sat down and waited, and waited, and waited... Eventually I went inside and ordered a beer from the counter, to get the...

  • Montegordo exchange rates

    We stayed at the hotel Alcazar easter 2006 and brought very few euros out with the mind to change sterling when we got there however all i can really say is DO NOT EXCHANGE MONEY AT THIS OR ANY OTHER HOTEL in this resort .We only got 1.30 euros to the Pound,when the rate was 1.47 ,we went to another nearby resort and got 1.42 euros to the pound.We...

  • Restaurante da Fortaleza

    Restaurant with two categories! When we were in Praia da Luz we saw this restaurant and the ambience looked very nice. So we decided next evening to have dinner here. Although a lot of tables were free in the nice front hall, we waiter / owner guided us to a second room, which had no ambient and looked like the tourist class room.First we thought:...

  • over ratted prices

    for a great amount of years and during summer months the prices ( all kinds,shops,restaurants,cofee shops...)suffers great "inflationability" must say thou' , nowadays it's not like that .yet, there are still, some tourist traps to take care, and what you have to do is simply look out for the various offers and choose the one that suits you fine....

  • Upmarket tacky new marinas

    On the Algarve coast there is a large programme to build new marinas this has been going on for a few years now and will no doubt continue for a few more .They are being built with the money that us the tourist has ploughed into this area,they do not represent any traditional feel of the region whatsoever their restauraunts and shops are expensive...

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  • Brisa Sol

    I stayed here when i was 7 and it was a great hotel the bar was great even though as in recent...

  • Tivoli Carvoeiro

    Rooms are in need of a makeover - ours was noisey especially in the evening in the form of...

  • Tivoli Lagos

    The Tivoli hotel in Lagos is a nice 4 star hotel with good facilities such as a couple of...

  • Hotel Eurotel Tavira

    an hotel so-so about average with some charm and well atendant staff. not very modern building but...

  • Martinhal Beach Resort & Hotel

    Urbanizacao Quinta do Martinhal, Apartado 54, Sagres, 8650-908, Portugal

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Alvor Village

    Sitio da Dourada, Alvor, 8500-053, Portugal

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Hotel Colina Dos Mouros

    Silves, Algarve, 8300, Portugal

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Tivoli Marina Portimao

    I got an awesome deal (40 euros a night for a four star) for through expedia to stay here in...

  • Hotel Apolo

    Avenida Dos Bombeiros Portugueses, Vila Real de Santo Antonio, 8900-209, Portugal

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

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