Beach and Sunshine Holidays in The Algarve The Algarve is the coastal area of southern Portugal and is the most popular tourist and holiday destination in the country. It has a warm Mediterranean climate with summer temperatures well over 30°C. The Algarve developed quickly in the 1960's with many new holiday hotels, holiday resorts and golf courses springing up everywhere. Great attention was given to the transport and road network making it easier to travel between resorts and attractions, and environmental improvements were made for a better quality of life for the local people.
It is generally considered to be the healthiest and richest region in Portugal. These are some of the good reasons why millions of tourists choose this part of sunny Portugal as their favourite summer or winter holiday destination, with many of them actually owning a holiday property there. As well as being the most popular holiday destination, the Algarve is famous for ceramics and pottery, and there are potteries and workshops throughout the region. The Algarve is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the year-round sunshine, the clear blue seas, the spectacular coastline, the long sandy beaches and the higher quality of life.
All-Inclusive Holidays to The Algarve
The Algarve on the south coast of sunny Portugal is a popular family holiday destination with long claean sandy beaches, blue seas and plenty of warm sunshine. Mercury Holidays is a leading provider of great value all-inclusive package holidays to The Algarve in Portugal and all popular worldwide holiday destinations. You can fly from UK regional airports knowing that your all-inclusive holiday is paid for before you leave. Mercury Holidays have won two British Travel Awards and are members of ABTA and are ATOL licensed. Book holidays to The Algarve online for the cheapest prices.