Friday, 9 September 2016

Trivago elects the 10 best infinity pools of Portugal

Trivago has made a ranking of the 10 best infinity pools - or infinity edge pools - in Portuguese territory. And the first place is occupied by Conrad Algarve, in Almancil, whose pool is described by the hotel search engine as "one of the most impressive."

The second place is occupied by Memmo Alfama, in Lisbon, where the highlight goes to the infinity edge pool, with red mosaic, and the view over the Tagus and the district of Alfama. Closing the podium is the infinity pool at The Yeatman, in Porto, from which guests can appreciate the city of Porto and the Douro river.

In the ranking of trivago appear as well the infinity pools of Pestana Casino Park (Funchal), Vidamar Resorts Madeira (Funchal), Eurostars Rio Douro (Castelo de Paiva), Rocamar Exclusive (Albufeira), Areias de Seixo (Torres Vedras), Pestana Palácio do Freixo (Porto) and Douro Royal Valley (Baião).

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Saturday, 3 September 2016

There’s a new 5 star resort in Serra de Monchique

Fully dedicated to the well-being of body and soul, the Macdonald Monchique Resort & Spa, a new five-star resort located in Monchique, Algarve, has just opened.
The resort is located in Serra de Monchique and features 185 luxury suites, Spa, four restaurants, indoor and outdoor pools, gym, kids club, cinema, conference rooms and a wide array of outdoor activities.

The new resort is a 60 minutes’ drive away from Faro International Airport, 15 minutes from the beaches in the region of Portimão, 30 minutes from the Costa Vicentina and 20 minutes from the nearest golf course.

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