Christmas and New Year 2011 in Tavira

December approaches and Tavira already has a myriad of attractions and festivities to commemorate Christmas 2010 and the New Year 2011.On the 26th of November was inaugurated the Christmas Illumination and between the 13th and 27th of December there will be a storefront contest between all shops in town together with street entertainment and face painting with Santa Claus and his Elves.But the most awaited moment for the children will … [Read more...]

Holidays in Tavira: what, when and how

Holidays in Tavira are addictive. It's no wonder; the region resorts have held attractions for long enough which work their magic to ensure that many of the regular and new visitors return again and again, and almost everyone who takes their holidays in Tavira holds fond memories of the place for years to come, usually sharing with friends and family.Here you will be able to find most of the information that will help make your holiday … [Read more...]

What to see in Tavira in August ’09

After July, August is one of the most intense months in the Algarve. And if you are in Tavira (or near) around this time, there are a couple of event you shouldn't miss.32nd International Folklore Festival of Luz de Tavira There will be groups from: Lithuania, Panama, Northern Cyprus; and other national presences like: Pinhal Novo, Abrantes, Setúbal and Luz (Tavira).21st of August: Dance with the group Duo Ângelo e Jaime and performance … [Read more...]

Vacations in Tavira: where to stay

There are plenty of good and affordable choices when it comes to find a place to stay during your vacations in Tavira. I have a list of places for accommodation in Tavira in the section of pages where you can choose from Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed and Breakfast and if you feel adventurous... Camping.When it comes to Hotels, I should say that both Vila Galé Tavira and Vila Galé Albacora are excellent choices. While the first one is more … [Read more...]

Tavira in September

Yes, you are still in time to enjoy some nice and relaxed vacations. Whether you believe it or not, September is one of my favourite months to be in Tavira. The August crowds are gone, the weather and the water are still warm, prices went slightly lower... in fact you can have a good time until October; here is a satisfied customer.Here are a few photos I took while I was around in the crowded month of August. … [Read more...]