Welcome to the Algarve, Europe's sunniest spot. A jewel where the finest beaches and great weather meet. The Algarve has plenty to offer with fantastic dining, lively nightlife, busy shopping areas and of course golden sandy beaches. Due to it's popularity the area has evolved into a great destination for a fun packed holiday with tremendous sports facilities. Already famous for some of the best golf courses in Europe it is now also expanding to tennis, water sports, motor racing and of course football. The Algarve is perfect for football teams to visit for pre/mid season breaks for training and tournaments. With it's great facilities in recent years it has attracted the likes of Premiership, Bundesliga, Eredivisie and many National teams. Amateur teams can also have the possibility of playing in the same venues as their heroes.
Famous for its great beaches and buzzing nightlife, Albufeira is the Algarve's largest holiday spot. It offers a huge range of lively bars, clubs and restaurants in the Old Town and along its famous Strip. Albufeira retains some of its original charm and is to be found in the labyrinth of narrow streets, lined with whitewashed houses, apartments, cafes and shops which lead down the hillside to a central square. The square or jardim (garden) as it is known locally is a good place to sit and watch the world go by during the day and at night. Dine al-fresco and enjoy live music and the lively sounds of the bars. Albufeira is only 35 minutes from Faro airport, combined with the short flights from the UK means from leaving home it will not be long until you can be enjoying your first cold beer !
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The Strip and nearby streets are a hive of activity with many cafes and bars, some of which offer English Breakfast to help with the hangovers, as well as many traditional dishes. There is an abundance of bars to choose from with DJ's, live music, karaoke and plenty showing top football matches and major sports events on giant screens.
Vilamoura is a luxury resort located in the central part of the Algarve. At the heart of Vilamoura is the exclusive marina complex where many million dollar boats are moored. You can dine in some wonderful restaurants and socialize in the chic bars that surround the marina. There is plenty of live entertainment on offer. Either side of the marina you will find the beautiful Vilamoura beach and Falesia beach. As well as your football there are countless other activities to occupy yourself: Tennis, horse riding, sailing, water sports boat and fishing trips. If you choose to stay in Vilamoura training and football matches will be held in Albufeira, a short 20 minute transfer by private bus will be included in your package.