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Public health services in the Algarve were described as “chaotic” just before New Year’s Eve, with some people waiting over 20 hours to be seen by a doctor or nurse at Faro’s A&E department....

Algarve tourism chief Desidério Silva says that Portugal’s flagship airline TAP “needs to treat the Algarve with respect” following the announcement that four new air links were announced for...

It has been an unsettling Christmas mystery: the body of a young woman was discovered on Saturday December 23 at the foot of cliffs leading down to Beliche beach in Sagres, but to this day there...

As the festive holidays finally draw to a close there is still no sign of missing British yachtsman Robin Warde, last known to have been aboard his catamaran Kleen Breeze which was moored in Ria...

This special New Year's Day morning saw a very large whale ‘beached’ in Monte Gordo as the tide started going out at around 11am.

If it hadn’t been for quick-thinking locals and the...

All is not at all well in Castro Marim - one of the Algarve’s most far-flung municipalities, a stone’s throw from Spain and something of the region’s poor cousin when it comes to tourism.

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The Algarve has been chosen as the “pilot region” for a new online portal that aims to promote the country as a top destination for “cycling and walking”. The website, entitled ‘Portuguese Trails...

Two young men who are suspected of violently robbing “elderly and vulnerable” people at knife point in several parts of the Algarve have been arrested by GNR police. Another was named an official...

A dog that had been left abandoned on a balcony for several days was rescued by GNR police and firefighters in Lourosa, Santa Maria da Feira, on Tuesday morning (December 19).

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