Visiting and discovering the Azores – Pico Island

Visiting and discovering the Azores – Pico Island

The Azores is a set of islands, most precisely nine, which are quite abundant in fish, thus providing more than enough preys to catch for the sports fishermen. The islands are also famous for the several water sport opportunities they offer such as sailing, water skiing, wind surfing and others. You can discover the underwater world by diving into the deep and clear abyss. Explore the spectacular caves, colorful rock formations and different life forms underwater. If you are a nature love... [ read more ]

Visiting the Azores – sports: caving, climbing, paragliding and fishing

Visiting the Azores – sports: caving, climbing, paragliding and fishing

Vacations are best when you have fun! If you choose the Azores as your holiday destination you can be sure of one thing: adventure and fun are guaranteed. There are plenty of exciting activities you can choose from however the following article will mostly present you the sporting activities. Visit and explore the caves around the Azores islands or go mountain climbing. For an adrenaline rush choose paragliding and admire the scenic view from overhead. Those who prefer the more relaxing and q... [ read more ]

Visiting and discovering the Azores – São Jorge, diving and boat rides

Visiting and discovering the Azores – São Jorge, diving and boat rides

As the Azores is a set of islands composed of nine islands which are naturally surrounded by a lot of water hence they offer exciting activities to all visitors. Visit the charming Azores islands, enjoy and admire the magnificent landscapes, walk through the picturesque villages and join in for a sail or boat ride. There are lots of fun and adventurous thing to do at the Azores. Do not miss out on a lifetime adventure in Portugal. Book you holiday to one of the islands of the Azores and fill... [ read more ]

Best reasons why you should choose the Algarve region as your holiday location

Best reasons why you should choose the Algarve region as your holiday location

When you choose a holiday location, you must take in consideration many things. How easy is it to get there, means of transport, accommodation options, weather and others. The Algarve has several advantages which make it an ideal and perfect holiday location for families, couples, groups of friends and lone rangers as well. Its beaches are stunning, the local culture is lively, fun and exciting, the natural surroundings are calling for adventures and there are many more attractions in the reg... [ read more ]

Top woodland adventures in Algarve – hunting and orienteering

Top woodland adventures in Algarve – hunting and orienteering

In the Algarve region there is quite a large area covered with woodlands which allows you to practice two rather unusual sports: hunting and orienteering. Visit Monchique forest and the area around the Caldeirão Mountains. Discover the hidden, rustic and gentle parts of Algarve and experience precious moments in natural surroundings. The Algarve is dotted with several hunting reserves where all the sports hunters can find a few birds of prey and other animals to hunt. If you would rather not... [ read more ]

Best sports activities in the Algarve region

Best sports activities in the Algarve region

It is generally known that all sports are good for your health but what’s more is that they can be also a lot of fun. When you are on holiday away from the busy life full of work and non-stop running you have the opportunity to practice and enjoy your favourite sports activities as much as you like. In the Algarve region there are plenty of possibilities on the sports territory. You can go extreme with mountain biking and hiking or relax on the shore next to a bottle of cold drink and a fis... [ read more ]

Best rides in the Algarve region – horses and donkeys of Portugal

Best rides in the Algarve region – horses and donkeys of Portugal

There are several interesting activities and things to do in the Algarve region among which you can also count horse riding and donkey riding. Horses are majestic animals which were used for many useful things in the past centuries. Today the modern accomplishments of men have excluded them from many territories which cannot be considered a bad thing, nonetheless the time when horses and horse riding were an ordinary phenomenon had a special atmosphere. Travel back in time and go for a horse r... [ read more ]

Paintballs, zip wires and caves – adrenaline rush in Algarve

Paintballs, zip wires and caves – adrenaline rush in Algarve

All who are in a desperate need for adrenaline rush will be able to find some in Algarve region. There are opportunities for those who are just looking for some excitement but for those as well who feel fearless and indomitable. If you like adventures we recommend you to try a paintball fight with your friends in the woods. Can hurt a bit but it’s definitely a lot of fun if you have a good strategy. There are other opportunities for adrenaline junkies, such as abseiling and zip wire. Hangin... [ read more ]

Up in air in Algarve – paragliding, climbing and balloon rides

Up in air in Algarve – paragliding, climbing and balloon rides

Algarve itself is not an extreme location however it offers plenty of opportunities for extreme sports and unusual activities such as paragliding, rock climbing and balloon rides. If you are the kind of individual who likes to be in the air and feel the freedom, or just someone looking for an adrenaline rush we recommend you the following activities. There is nothing more liberating than being in the air! Feel the breeze on your face as you hang glide and watch the view as you climb the r... [ read more ]

Horse riding on the Silver Coast

Horse riding on the Silver Coast

The sport of horse riding has been a cultural tradition for a very long time here on the Silver Coast. Its beginning dates back before the age of the Roman Empire. Portugal always had trained top-class horse riders who were internationally recognized to be among the best. They are also famous for the Lusitano horses, a Portuguese breed. Today Lusitano horses are trained to compete in all kinds of games and contests, such as the Olympics and dressage competitions. There are many opportunities o... [ read more ]