Lagos: Ponta da Piedade
Lighthouse, grottoes and spectacular rock formation on the Costa d'Oiro near Lagos
Ponta da Piedade is a lighthouse in a prominent position on the southern corner of the bay of Lagos. It is surrounded by bizarre rock formations and fascinating grottos. ...
Lagos: Porto de Pesca
The fishing port is situated adjacent to the marina of Lagos at the estuary mouth of the Ribeira de Bensafrim
The harbour of Lagos is the starting point to the many popular boat tours to the famous cliffs and grottoes of the Ponta de Piedade with its lighthouse overlooking the ba...
Loué: Convento do Espirito Santo
The main part of the former convent of the order of St. Francis is used today by the private high school "Instituto Superior Dom Afonso III"
The history of this place dates back to 1684, when nuns of the Order of St. Francis erected a hideaway for abandoned women (casa de recolhimento de mulheres desprotegidas...
Loulé Ermida da Sant' Ana
The chapel built in 1725 is part of the former manor hous Palácio Gama Lobo
Since the restauration in 2006/2007 the chapel is used for sacral services by the communities of S. Clemente and S. Sebastião ...
Loulé: Banhos Islâmicos
An islamic bath recently excavated in the heart of the historic old town of Loulé
Remnants of the castle in the historic old town of Loulé
The castle is located at a place where already the Romans built a fortification in the Second Century. Remnants dating back to the Islamic period from 715 to 1249, when t...
Loulé: Convento da Graça
Portal and ruin of the former Augustinian convent in the centre of Loulé
The monument was erected as monastery by the order of St. Francis in the 13th. Century, coming from Andalusia to the Algarve to evangelize the population after the re-con...
Loulé: Convento de St° António
The monastery of the Capuchin Order, located at the western exit of Loulé, dates back to the XVII Century
The Convento de St° António is situated at the western exit of Loulé towards Boliqueime opposite the area of the gipsy market (Mercado mensal). The buil...
Loulé: Ermida de Nossa Senhora da Conceição.
Hidden chapel in the historical old town near the castle, buil in the middle of the XVII Century
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Loulé: Estátua Eng. Duarte Pacheco
Statue of Duarte Pacheco, born in Loulé - secretary during the government of Salazar
Duarte Pacheco (1899-1943), born in Loulé, was secretary for construction and telecommunication and president of the city of Lisbon for many years during the "...