― This is the first time I've written a post first in Portuguese for my Portuguese blog. Usually it's the other way around. ∙ Most Portuguese and foreign tourists spend their holidays in the Algarve between the beach and the apartment or hotel and go away tanned, relaxed and happy without ever getting to know the gems that lie further inland. ∙ For those who live here, the beaches are too crowded in the high season, so we look for other places to visit and relax. One of those places [...].