Eco resort in the Alentejo Portugal

Eco resort in the Alentejo Portugal Monte Horizonte is a small scale eco resort with 6 vacation houses spread over a property of 50 acres. It is not only green because it is run on solar and wind energy but also because it is located in an ecological reserve and surrounded by nature. Casa Camelia…

Vila Nova de Santo André

Vila Nova de Santo André, usually just called Santo André, is a city located near the Atlantic Ocean and belonging to the municipality of Santiago do Cacém, Alentejo Litoral in Portugal. Santo André, first a parish then a village, started to turn into a meeting point for people of the land and people of the…

Lagoa de Santo André Beach

Situated in the Santiago do Cacém charming department, the Santo André Lagoon is one of those places blessed by nature. The pond is quite extensive, surrounded by golden dunes and a diversified avifauna, making of this a very pleasant place, filled with peace of mind and beauty. Along with the Sancha Lagoon, the Natural Reserves…

Aberta Nova Beach

The Aberta Nova Beach is nature at its purest. Indeed, the large expanse of this beach has survived broadly untouched by human activity even while there is a lifeguard and a café. Considered one of the best beaches in the region, the Aberta Nova Beach gives way to dunes and a pine forest, the original…

Samouqueira Beach – Porto Côvo

Samouqueira Beach is one in a series of sandy stretches to be found among the rocks, difficult to reach but of great natural beauty, including the Vieirinha, Oliveirinha, Foz and Burrinho beaches. Surrounded by cliffs, but easier to access courtesy of the stairs carved into the rock, Samouqueira Beach features a series of impressive caves which…

Praia de São Torpes Norte

PRAIA DE SÃO TORPES NORTE is situated in a natural environment.   The natural beach environment mainly consists of dunes but isn’t particularly pretty.   The sand is very fine and white. The beach is very clean. The seawater is a beautiful shade of light blue and is crystal clear. The water is clean.  …